x11-session-utils - X session utilities

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package name x11-session-utils
Package version 7.7+2build1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 220 B
Download size 66.42 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
This package provides the X session manager and related tools:
- rstart;
- smproxy, a session manager proxy for X clients that do not use the X
session manager protocol;
- xsm, a session manager for X sessions;
Installation of an rsh or ssh daemon (server) is necessary if rstartd is
to be used, and installation of an rsh or ssh client is necessary if
rstart is to be used.


Package Version Architecture Repository
x11-session-utils_7.7+2build1_i386.deb 7.7+2build1 i386 Ubuntu Main
x11-session-utils - - -


Name Value
cpp -
libc6 >= 2.14
libice6 >= 1:1.0.0
libsm6 -
libx11-6 -
libxaw7 -
libxmuu1 -
libxt6 >= 1:1.1.0


Type URL
Binary Package x11-session-utils_7.7+2build1_amd64.deb
Source Package x11-session-utils

Install Howto

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




2017-04-21 - Steve Langasek <steve.langasek@ubuntu.com>
x11-session-utils (7.7+2build1) artful; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild to pick up -fPIE compiler default in static
2015-05-01 - Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
x11-session-utils (7.7+2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Let uscan verify tarball signatures.
* smproxy 1.0.6.
* Bump debhelper compat level to 9.
2013-12-26 - Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
x11-session-utils (7.7+1) unstable; urgency=low
* rstart 1.0.5.
* xsm 1.0.3.
* Bump debhelper compat level to 7.
* Disable silent build rules.
* Adjust dh_install config file for move of xsm config to /etc.
* Use dpkg-buildflags.
* Update config.{guess,sub} at build time (closes: #727280).
* Switch to dh.
* chmod +x some files to work around rstart Makefile bug (fixed in upstream
* Remove Cyril from Uploaders.
2011-06-30 - Cyril Brulebois <kibi@debian.org>
x11-session-utils (7.6+2) unstable; urgency=low
* smproxy 1.0.5
* Wrap Depends/Conflicts/Replaces.
* Drop Conflicts and Replaces, all of those packages are long gone.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2 (no changes).
2011-02-09 - Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
x11-session-utils (7.6+1) unstable; urgency=low
* Remove Brice Goglin and David Nusinow from Uploaders.  Thanks for your
* Pass "--destdir ." to uscan when downloading tarballs.
* Drop XS prefix from Vcs-* control fields.
* Drop Pre-Depends on x11-common.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.1.
* Upload to unstable.
2010-11-13 - Cyril Brulebois <kibi@debian.org>
x11-session-utils (7.6~1) experimental; urgency=low
[ Julien Cristau ]
* Rename the build directory to not include DEB_BUILD_GNU_TYPE for no
good reason.  Thanks, Colin Watson!
* Remove myself from Uploaders
* Add a get-tarballs rule to make updating the package easier.
[ Cyril Brulebois ]
* New upstream release candidate: X11R7.6 RC1.
* rstart 1.0.4
* smproxy 1.0.4
* xsm 1.0.2
* Add an update-copyright target to refresh debian/copyright using
upstream's COPYING files, thanks to Julien Cristau.
* Refresh debian/copyright accordingly.
* Pass $(confflags_$*) to configure so as to be able to specify an extra
confflags_foo variable, specific to the foo package.
* Set confflags_xsm = --with-rsh=rsh (no need for a full path, execlp()
is used).
* Drop 18_xsm_build_without_ssh.diff accordingly.
* Stop passing RSH=rsh accordingly.
* Stop passing MANCONF="/etc/manpath.config", that was for xman, which
is now in x11-apps.
* Stop passing --disable-xprint, it's gone.
* Switch from --list-missing to --fail-missing for additional safety.
* Wrap build-deps.
* Add xutils-dev build-dep for new macros.
* Add x11proto-core-dev build-dep for rstart.
* Add libxmuu-dev and libsm-dev build-dep, drop libxmu-dev, for smproxy.
* Add libice-dev and libx11-dev buil-dep for xsm.
* Add myself to Uploaders.
* Thanks to lintian:
- Remove dash-revision in build-deps.
- Fix dh_{makeshlibs,installdeb,shlibdeps} order.
2009-12-06 - Brice Goglin <bgoglin@debian.org>
x11-session-utils (7.5+1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Julien Cristau ]
* Add support for parallel=n in DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS, and for actually building
the apps in parallel.  Install is still sequential, at least for now.
* rstart 1.0.3.
+ updated config.{guess,sub}, with avr32 support (closes: #535714)
[ Brice Goglin ]
* smproxy 1.0.3.
* Add README.source, bump Standards-Version to 3.8.3.
2007-09-14 - Brice Goglin <bgoglin@debian.org>
x11-session-utils (7.3+1) unstable; urgency=low
* Improvements to debian/copyright.
* Add myself to Uploaders, and remove Branden with his permission.

See Also

Package Description
x11-utils_7.7+3build1_amd64.deb X11 utilities
x11-xkb-utils_7.7+3_amd64.deb X11 XKB utilities
x11-xserver-utils_7.7+7build1_amd64.deb X server utilities
x11proto-bigreqs-dev_2018.4-4_all.deb transitional dummy package
x11proto-composite-dev_2018.4-4_all.deb transitional dummy package
x11proto-core-dev_2018.4-4_all.deb transitional dummy package
x11proto-damage-dev_2018.4-4_all.deb transitional dummy package
x11proto-dev_2018.4-4_all.deb X11 extension protocols and auxiliary headers
x11proto-dmx-dev_2018.4-4_all.deb transitional dummy package
x11proto-dri2-dev_2018.4-4_all.deb transitional dummy package
x11proto-dri3-dev_2018.4-4_all.deb transitional dummy package
x11proto-fixes-dev_2018.4-4_all.deb transitional dummy package
x11proto-fonts-dev_2018.4-4_all.deb transitional dummy package
x11proto-gl-dev_2018.4-4_all.deb transitional dummy package
x11proto-input-dev_2018.4-4_all.deb transitional dummy package