djtools - tools for HP DeskJet printer

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name djtools
Package version 1.2.7build1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 201 B
Download size 149.35 KB
Official Mirror
These tools allow the user to make better use of HP's DeskJet line of
printers. They permit the user to send commands to the printer as well as
make better use of the HP DeskJet's text modes.
These programs were written for the HP DeskJet 500 series but should work
with all printers that understand HP PCL.


Package Version Architecture Repository
djtools_1.2.7build1_i386.deb 1.2.7build1 i386 Ubuntu Universe
djtools - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libpaper1 -
libstdc++6 >= 5


Type URL
Binary Package djtools_1.2.7build1_amd64.deb
Source Package djtools

Install Howto

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




2018-04-03 - Balint Reczey <>
djtools (1.2.7build1) bionic; urgency=high
* No change rebuild to pick up -fPIE compiler default
2011-12-12 - Luca Falavigna <>
djtools (1.2.7) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
* Switch to format 3.0 (native).
* debian/compat:
- Bump compatibility level to 8.
* debian/control:
- Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2.
- Add ${misc:Depends} to djtools Depends field.
- Do not use capital letter in synopsis.
* debian/copyright:
- Add GPL-2 headers.
* debian/install:
- Move binaries installation instructions in this file.
* debian/manpages:
- Move manpages installation instructions in this file.
* debian/rules:
- Convert to dh syntax (also closes: #436771).
* debian/rules.old:
- Removed, useless.
* debian/substvars:
- Removed, no longer needed.
* djscript/Makefile:
-  FTBFS with ld --as-needed, thanks Angel Abad! (Closes: #638768).
* hptools/hpset.1:
- Unpack from hpset.1.gz to ease installation.
- Fix syntax.
- Fix spelling error.  
2007-08-08 - Nico Golde <>
djtools (1.2.6) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
* Set maintainer to QA group. 
* Removed suppression of make output in rules.
* Added compat file and updated to policy version 3.7.2.
* Removed obsolete add-log-mailing-address variable from changelog.
* Switched from dh_installmanuals to dh_installman.
* Added usr/share/man/man1 to dirs.
* Fixed wrong manpage section for djset and empty input line for hpset man.
2003-01-08 - Joe Drew <>
djtools (1.2.5) unstable; urgency=low
* REALLY change the Standards-Version to 3.5.8 
2003-01-08 - Joe Drew <>
djtools (1.2.4) unstable; urgency=low
* My second release of this package will be installed two years to the day
after I adopted it. Funny.
* debian/control: Update Maintainer field for my "new" e-mail address;
update Build-Depends for libpaper; update Standards-Version to 3.5.8;
fix grammar in extended description.
* Recompile against new libpaper1 (Closes: Bug#174892)
* Comment out all RCS stuff in djscript Makefile. It isn't needed,
and seems to break with the new Make - see bug 175893.
(Closes: Bug#168396)
* debian/rules: remove unneeded debhelper calls/comments.
* djscript/print.C: fix gcc 3.2 warnings
2001-01-09 - Joe Drew <>
djtools (1.2.3) unstable; urgency=low
* Adopted (Closes: Bug#74353)
* Fixed ^L bug (Closes: Bug#59151)
* Made djscript use CFLAGS in Makefile
* Upgraded standards version (3.2.1) 
2000-11-12 - Adrian Bunk <>
djtools (1.2.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Maintainer changed to Debian QA because Craig Small has already
orphaned this package.
* Added build dependencies.
* Standards-Version: 3.1.1
* Corrected the location of the GPL in debian/copyright.
1999-12-19 - Robert Woodcock <>
djtools (1.2.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Bugsquash NMU (closes: #52712, #52788)
* Edited out -m486 from hptools Makefile
1999-12-13 - Craig Small <>
djtools (1.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed print.C for the newly extra facist gcc Closes: #52435
* Fixed print.C escape sequences 
1999-12-07 - Craig Small <>
djtools (1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Changed version to native as it is two upstream sources
* Removed all the C++ junk for djtools Makefile as it is a C program anyway
Closes: #52018
* Updated so it uses the /usr/share/doc stuff
* Cleaned up the code for both programs
* Removed the most evil gets() in hp.c
* djscript now uses libpaper, Closes #43494

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djview4_4.10.6-3_amd64.deb Viewer for the DjVu image format
djview_3.5.27.1-8_all.deb Transition package, djview3 to djview4
djvubind_1.2.1-5_all.deb simple creation of djvu files
djvulibre-bin_3.5.27.1-8_amd64.deb Utilities for the DjVu image format
djvulibre-desktop_3.5.27.1-8_all.deb Desktop support for the DjVu image format
djvulibre-plugin_4.10.6-3_all.deb Transition package, djvulibre-plugin to djview-plugin
djvuserve_3.5.27.1-8_amd64.deb CGI program for unbundling DjVu files on the fly
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