libxkbcommon-x11-dev - library to create keymaps with the XKB X11 protocol - development files

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package name libxkbcommon-x11-dev
Package version 0.8.0
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 69 B
Download size 15.93 KB
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This package provides an add-on library called xkbcommon-x11, to support
creating keymaps with the XKB X11 protocol, by querying the X server directly.
This package contains the development headers for the library found in
libxkbcommon-x11-0. Non-developers likely have little use for this package.
More information about X.Org can be found at:
This module can be found at


Package Version Architecture Repository
libxkbcommon-x11-dev_0.8.2-1~ubuntu18.04.1_i386.deb 0.8.2 i386 Ubuntu Proposed Main
libxkbcommon-x11-dev_0.8.0-1ubuntu0.1_i386.deb 0.8.0 i386 Ubuntu Updates Main
libxkbcommon-x11-dev_0.8.0-1ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb 0.8.0 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Main
libxkbcommon-x11-dev_0.8.0-1_i386.deb 0.8.0 i386 Ubuntu Main
libxkbcommon-x11-dev - - -


Name Value
libxcb-xkb-dev -
libxcb1-dev -
libxkbcommon-dev = 0.8.0-1
libxkbcommon-x11-0 = 0.8.0-1


Type URL
Binary Package libxkbcommon-x11-dev_0.8.0-1_amd64.deb
Source Package libxkbcommon

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libxkbcommon-x11-dev deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libxkbcommon-x11-dev




2018-01-02 - Timo Aaltonen <>
libxkbcommon (0.8.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release. (LP: #1740894)
* watch: Update upstream git url.
* symbols: Updated.
2017-09-16 - Julien Cristau <>
libxkbcommon (0.7.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Remove Cyril from Uploaders.
* Add missing dependency libxkbcommon-x11-dev → libxkbcommon-dev
(closes: #872874).
2017-01-18 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
libxkbcommon (0.7.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* No need to explicitly enable --parallel, it's the default in compat 10.
2016-12-07 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
libxkbcommon (0.7.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* debian/libxkbcommon0.symbols: add new symbols.
* Build-depend on graphviz, needed for the doxygen docs. Closes: #844711.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8, no changes.
* Bump debhelper compat to 10.
+ debhelper now enables dh-autoreconf by default.
* Stop passing --disable-silent-rules to configure, debhelper does that
for a while.
* debian/control: Update upstream git repo URL.
2016-08-22 - Michael Stapelberg <>
libxkbcommon (0.6.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release. (Closes: #815867)
* Use secure URIs in Vcs-* tags
2015-05-18 - Michael Stapelberg <>
libxkbcommon (0.5.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Drop debian/patches, applied upstream.
* libxkbcommon-dev: install documentation (Thanks Fernando Seiti Furusato)
(Closes: #723086)
* Enable --parallel (Thanks Pino Toscano) (Closes: #760621)
2014-09-16 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
libxkbcommon (0.4.3-2) unstable; urgency=high
* d/p/0001-Remove-linux-input.h-include-from-test-x11comp.c.patch:
+ Patch from Pino Toscano to fix the build on !linux. Closes: #760624.
* debian/control,
+ Enable quilt as the patch system.
* High urgency for RC bug fix.
2014-09-05 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
libxkbcommon (0.4.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Andreas Henriksson ]
* New upstream release (Closes: #750129).
* Add build-dependencies used by new "x11comp" test:
+ x11-xkb-utils
+ xvfb
(The test is supposed to skipped when these are not available,
but actually it freezes.)
[ Emilio Pozuelo Monfort ]
* Upload to unstable.
2014-07-23 - Michael Stapelberg <>
libxkbcommon (0.4.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Make libxkbcommon-x11 depend on the same version of libxkbcommon0
(Closes: #755724)
2014-07-18 - Michael Stapelberg <>
libxkbcommon (0.4.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Timo Aaltonen ]
* New upstream release.
* libxkbcommon0.symbols: Added three new symbols.
[ Michael Stapelberg ]
* Make libxkbcommon-x11-dev depend on libxcb1-dev and libxcb-xkb-dev which
it specifies in Requires.private. This is necessary for static builds.

See Also

Package Description
libxkbcommon0_0.8.0-1_amd64.deb library interface to the XKB compiler - shared library
libxkbfile-dev_1.0.9-2_amd64.deb X11 keyboard file manipulation library (development headers)
libxkbfile1_1.0.9-2_amd64.deb X11 keyboard file manipulation library
libxklavier-dev_5.4-3_amd64.deb Development files for libxklavier
libxklavier16_5.4-3_amd64.deb X Keyboard Extension high-level API
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libxml-parser-perl_2.44-2build3_amd64.deb Perl module for parsing XML files
libxml-sax-base-perl_1.09-1_all.deb base class for SAX drivers and filters
libxml-sax-expat-perl_0.40-2_all.deb Perl module for a SAX2 driver for Expat (XML::Parser)
libxml-sax-perl_0.99+dfsg-2ubuntu1_all.deb Perl module for using and building Perl SAX2 XML processors
libxml-simple-perl_2.24-1_all.deb Perl module for reading and writing XML
libxml-twig-perl_3.50-1_all.deb Perl module for processing huge XML documents in tree mode
libxml-xpathengine-perl_0.14-1_all.deb re-usable XPath engine for DOM-like trees
libxml2-dev_2.9.4+dfsg1-6.1ubuntu1_amd64.deb Development files for the GNOME XML library