orbit2 - high-performance CORBA implementation - Object Request Broker

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name orbit2
Package version 2.14.19
Package release 3
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 281 B
Download size 55.50 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
CORBA (Common Object Request Broker Architecture) is an architecture
that enables program objects to communicate, sending requests and
receiving replies, between different applications, regardless of their
programming language, operating system or network location.
This package contains support programs for the ORBit2 implementation of
CORBA: the IDL compiler needed to import objects definitions into your
C programs, and the command-line utilities ior-decode-2 and


Package Version Architecture Repository
orbit2_2.14.19-3_amd64.deb 2.14.19 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
orbit2 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.16.0
libidl-2-0 >= 0.8.14
liborbit-2-0 >= 1:2.14.10


Name Value
liborbit2-dev << 1:2.14.19-0.3


Type URL
Binary Package orbit2_2.14.19-3_i386.deb
Source Package orbit2

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install orbit2 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install orbit2




2017-08-01 - Helmut Grohne <helmut@subdivi.de>
orbit2 (1:2.14.19-3) UNRELEASED; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* Remove wrong Multi-Arch: foreign from liborbit2-dev.
2016-09-30 - Balint Reczey <balint@balintreczey.hu>
orbit2 (1:2.14.19-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* Build using the -fPIC CFLAG (Closes: #837664)
2015-05-08 - Emanuele Rocca <ema@debian.org>
orbit2 (1:2.14.19-1) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
* Maintainer field set to QA Group.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6.
2013-11-17 - Josselin Mouette <joss@debian.org>
orbit2 (1:2.14.19-0.3) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Move orbit-idl-2 to orbit2, update dependencies accordingly.
* orbit2-config-multiarch.patch: new patch. Remove useless lines from 
orbit2-config that break the MA-same expectation.
* All of this allows us to make liborbit2-dev Multi-Arch: same.
* Drop useless Everything_module.a.
* Move libORBit-2 and libORBitCosNaming-2 to a new liborbit-2-0 
package. This will avoid pulling libidl0 and its cpp dependency on 
machines that need liborbit.
* Bump standards version.
* Convert to 3.0 quilt format.
* Remove m68k patch, we don’t ship this architecture anymore.
* Update package descriptions. Closes: #493468.
* Correctly cleanup built documentation.
* Rename the lintian override file to the correct name.
2013-08-27 - Balint Reczey <balint@balintreczey.hu>
orbit2 (1:2.14.19-0.2) unstable; urgency=low
[Balint Reczey]
* Non-maintainer upload.
* incorporating patches from Ubuntu to fix build failures
[Sebastien Bacher]
* debian/patches/git_new_autotools_build.patch:
- fix the build with the new automake version
* debian/patches/glib_no_deprecations.patch: turn off glib deprecations,
to fix the build with the current version
[ Riku Voipio ]
* Multiarchize.  Closes: #641615.
[ Steve Langasek ]
* Remove .la files from the package, as they're no longer needed.
* debian/patches/pre-multiarch-compatibility.patch: Support pre-
multiarch directory as a compatibility fallback.  Closes: #641615,
LP: #977966.
2011-10-18 - Michael Biebl <biebl@debian.org>
orbit2 (1:2.14.19-0.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload, for the GNOME 3 transition.
* New upstream release.
* Update watch file.
* Use dh-autoreconf:
- Drop debian/patches/700-autoreconf.patch.
- Add Build-Depends on dh-autoreconf.
- Add autoreconf.mk include.
* debian/rules:
- Don't include autotools.mk as we already include gnome.mk.
* debian/patches/001-dont-use-atexit-handlers.patch:
- Don't use atexit handlers, as they cause gnome-settings-daemon to crash.
Use a GNU C extension instead. Patch by Rodrigo Moya.
(LP: #788710, Closes: #645704)
2011-05-29 - Luk Claes <luk@debian.org>
orbit2 (1:2.14.18-0.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Remove references to other libraries from dependency_libs field
(Closes: #619205).
2010-04-08 - Sebastian Dröge <slomo@debian.org>
orbit2 (1:2.14.18-0.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* New upstream bugfix release, one API addition:
+ debian/patches/700-autoreconf.patch:
- Regenerated for the new version.
2009-11-24 - Sebastian Rittau <srittau@debian.org>
orbit2 (1:2.14.17-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: Added minimum version to debhelper and pkg-config
* debian/liborbit2.lintian-overrides: Ignore that the package name does
not match the .so names. This has historic reason and is not going to
* debian/control: Fixed a typo in orbit2-nameserver's description.
+ Closes: #557830 "Typo in package description: "This packages""
2009-10-04 - Sebastian Rittau <srittau@debian.org>
orbit2 (1:2.14.17-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Acknowledge NMUs. Thanks, people!
+ Closes: #460403 "diff for NMU version 1:2.14.10-0.1"
+ Closes: #471275 "diff for NMU 2.14.12-0.1"
* Update Standards-Version to 3.8.3, no additional changes needed.
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 7.

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