x11-xkb-utils - X11 XKB utilities

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package name x11-xkb-utils
Package version 7.7+3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 455 B
Download size 154.22 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
xkbutils contains a number of client-side utilities for XKB, the X11
keyboard extension.
setxkbmap is a tool to query and change the current XKB map.
xkbbell generates a bell event through the keyboard.
xkbcomp is a tool to compile XKB definitions into map files the server
can use.
xkbevd is an experimental tool to listen for certain XKB events and execute
defined triggers when actions occur.
xkbprint is a tool to generate an image with the physical representation
of the keyboard as XKB sees it.
xkbvleds shows the changing status of keyboard LEDs.
xkbwatch shows the changing status of modifiers and LEDs.


Package Version Architecture Repository
x11-xkb-utils_7.7+3ubuntu0.18.04.1_amd64.deb 7.7+3ubuntu0.18.04.1 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Main
x11-xkb-utils_7.7+3ubuntu0.18.04.1_i386.deb 7.7+3ubuntu0.18.04.1 i386 Ubuntu Updates Main
x11-xkb-utils_7.7+3_i386.deb 7.7+3 i386 Ubuntu Main
x11-xkb-utils - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14
libx11-6 -
libxaw7 -
libxkbfile1 -
libxt6 -


Name Value
xbase-clients <= 1:7.2.ds2-3


Type URL
Binary Package x11-xkb-utils_7.7+3_amd64.deb
Source Package x11-xkb-utils

Install Howto

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




2016-05-13 - Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
x11-xkb-utils (7.7+3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* xkbcomp 1.3.1.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8 (no change needed).
* Update Vcs-* control headers.
2015-05-02 - Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
x11-xkb-utils (7.7+2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Delete debian/xsfbs, no longer used.
* Let uscan verify tarball signatures.
* Remove Cyril from Uploaders.
* Bump debhelper compat level to 9.
* setxkbmap 1.3.1.
* xkbcomp 1.3.0.
* xkbevd 1.1.4.
* xkbprint 1.0.4.
* Use dh-autoreconf.
2013-12-25 - Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
x11-xkb-utils (7.7+1) unstable; urgency=medium
* xkbutils 1.0.4.
* Switch to dh, use the autotools-dev addon; should give us new enough
config.{guess,sub} for arm64 (closes: #717841).
* Disable silent build rules.
* Install xkbcomp.pc, in case anything ever needs it.
2012-04-30 - Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
x11-xkb-utils (7.7~1) unstable; urgency=low
* setxkbmap 1.3 0
* xkbcomp 1.2.4
* Don't use dh_testroot in debian/rules clean.
* xkbevd 1.1.3
* Bump x11proto-core-dev build-dep to 7.0.17.
* Tell dh_install to ignore xkbcomp.pc, nothing uses that AFAIK.
2011-06-21 - Cyril Brulebois <kibi@debian.org>
x11-xkb-utils (7.6+4) unstable; urgency=low
* xkbcomp 1.2.3.
2011-06-21 - Cyril Brulebois <kibi@debian.org>
x11-xkb-utils (7.6+3) unstable; urgency=low
[ Julien Cristau ]
* xkbcomp 1.2.1.
[ Cyril Brulebois ]
* xkbcomp 1.2.2.
2011-02-10 - Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
x11-xkb-utils (7.6+2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Cyril Brulebois ]
* Install xkbevd's example.cf file (Closes: #80510).
* Switch dh_install from --list-missing to --fail-missing for added
[ Julien Cristau ]
* Remove Brice Goglin and David Nusinow from Uploaders.  Thanks for your
* Drop Pre-Depends on x11-common.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.1.
* Upload to unstable.
2011-01-13 - Cyril Brulebois <kibi@debian.org>
x11-xkb-utils (7.6+1) experimental; urgency=low
[ Robert Hooker ]
* New upstream releases:
- setxkbmap 1.2.0
- xkbcomp 1.2.0
- xkbevd 1.1.1
- xkbutils 1.0.3
* Add xutils-dev to build deps.
[ Cyril Brulebois ]
* New upstream releases:
- xkbevd 1.1.2
- xkbprint 1.0.3
* Update debian/copyright from xkbutils upstream COPYING.
* Add x11proto-core-dev build-dep for xkbutils.
2010-07-12 - Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
x11-xkb-utils (7.5+5) unstable; urgency=low
* One more xkbcomp fix, this time to be able to detect EOF on architectures
where 'char' is unsigned (closes: #588658).
2010-07-09 - Julien Cristau <jcristau@debian.org>
x11-xkb-utils (7.5+4) unstable; urgency=low
* Pull an xkbcomp fix from git, thanks to Alexandre Isoard for the report.

See Also

Package Description
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
x11proto-kb-dev_2018.4-4_all.deb transitional dummy package
x11proto-present-dev_2018.4-4_all.deb transitional dummy package