pdmenu - simple console menu program

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name pdmenu
Package version 1.3.4
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 215 B
Download size 41.02 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
A full screen console menu program, intended to be comfortable login shell
for inexperienced users.
Pdmenu interfaces with Debian's menu system, to provide
automatically-generated lists of installed programs.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pdmenu_1.3.4_amd64.deb 1.3.4 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
pdmenu - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.15
libgpm2 >= 1.20.4
libslang2 >= 2.2.4


Name Value
menu << 2.0.0-5


Type URL
Binary Package pdmenu_1.3.4_i386.deb
Source Package pdmenu

Install Howto

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




2014-11-08 - Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org>
pdmenu (1.3.4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Orphaned the Debian package.
2014-08-09 - Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org>
pdmenu (1.3.3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Added autotools-dev to the build to update config.{guess,sub},
and do it before the clean target. Closes: #756569
Thanks, Fernando Seiti Furusato.
2011-08-23 - Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org>
pdmenu (1.3.2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/rules: use dh
* Rename libgpm-dev build dep.
* Build with gpm support on s390, hopefully this is ok now.
2011-07-19 - Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org>
pdmenu (1.3.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Use arch wildcards in build deps. Closes: #634487
2011-05-01 - Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org>
pdmenu (1.3.0) unstable; urgency=low
* Add support for "exec entries"; menu entries that pdmenu execs, 
replacing itself with their process. Contributed by Stephen Blott
* Add -s switch enabling superhot mode, in which pressing an unambiguous
menu hotkey immediately runs that menu item. Contributed by Stephen Blott
2011-02-06 - Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org>
pdmenu (1.2.99) unstable; urgency=low
* Add Danish translation from Joe Dalton. Closes: #609579
2009-07-31 - Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org>
pdmenu (1.2.98) unstable; urgency=low
* Spanish translation from Juan Ramón Jiménez García.
2009-04-09 - Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org>
pdmenu (1.2.97) unstable; urgency=low
* Avoid crash when running inside screen by not re-running
SLtt_get_terminfo() when returning from running a command.
(This smells like a bug in slang.)
Closes: #523097
2008-11-24 - Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org>
pdmenu (1.2.96) unstable; urgency=low
* ACK NMU. Closes: #505502
* Fix a few man page issues.
* Switch to new format copyright.
2008-11-24 - Ben Hutchings <ben@decadent.org.uk>
pdmenu (1.2.95+nmu1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Handle disconnection by gpm server gracefully. Closes: #505502.
Based on patch by Samuel Thibault <samuel.thibault@ens-lyon.org>.

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