paps - UTF-8 to PostScript converter using Pango

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name paps
Package version 0.6.8
Package release 7.1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 42 B
Download size 12.35 KB
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Paps reads a UTF-8 encoded file and generates a PostScript language rendering
of the file. The rendering is done by creating outline curves through the
pango ft2 backend.


Package Version Architecture Repository
paps_0.6.8-7.1_amd64.deb 0.6.8 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
paps - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.12.0
libpango-1.0-0 >= 1.14.0
libpangoft2-1.0-0 >= 1.14.0
libpaps0 = 0.6.8-7.1


Type URL
Binary Package paps_0.6.8-7.1_i386.deb
Source Package paps

Install Howto

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




2016-11-24 - Andrey Rahmatullin <>
paps (0.6.8-7.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix FTBFS due to Freetype 2.6.1 header locations update (Closes: #808511).
* Use dh-autoreconf instead of autoreconf (Closes: #825787).
2013-12-28 - Lior Kaplan <>
paps (0.6.8-7) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix FTBFS due to Freetype 2.5 header locations update (Closes: #733388)
2011-07-30 - Lior Kaplan <>
paps (0.6.8-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Update previous patch to prevent libpaps to be underlinked (Closes: #635976)
- Fix by Julian Taylor.
2011-07-29 - Lior Kaplan <>
paps (0.6.8-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix FTBS with ld --as-needed (Closes: #632222, LP: #771131)
- Patch by Julian Taylor.
2011-04-24 - Lior Kaplan <>
paps (0.6.8-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Build libpaps as a shared library (patch by Akira TAGOH)
- Create libpaps0 package.
- Remove static library fiels from libpaps-dev.
2011-04-24 - Lior Kaplan <>
paps (0.6.8-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Switch to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format
* debian/control: fix build-depends-on-1-revision lintain warning
* Fix scale miscalculation for cpi options with patch by Alexander Prinsier 
(Closes: #514332)
* Implement --gutter-width option with patch by Arthur de Jong 
(Closes: 536761)
2008-01-11 - Lior Kaplan <>
paps (0.6.8-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control:
- Move homepage to a regular header.
- Bump standards version to 3.7.3.
- Take the package out of the debian-hebrew co-maintenance.
* Fix doc-base-file-separator-extra-whitespaces lintian warning.
* Wrap previous changelog entry (thanks lintian)
2007-08-13 - Lior Kaplan <>
paps (0.6.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
- Removes justify option, as it's not implemented (yet) by Pango 
(Closes: #378298).
2007-01-27 - Lior Kaplan <>
paps (0.6.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Clarify and rewrite some options in the man page (Closes: #366912, #365820)
2006-05-17 - Lior Kaplan <>
paps (0.6.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
- Fixes tabs aren't printed correctly (Closes: #365976)
* src/paps.1
- Fix typo in paps(1) columns option (Closes: #365821)
- Fix typo in paps(1) font_sacle option (Closes: #366232)
* debian/control
- Make libpaps-dev depends on libpango1.0-dev (thanks Simon Richter)
- Changes standards-version to 3.7.2 (no changes needed)

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