dx - OpenDX (IBM Visualization Data Explorer) - main package

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name dx
Package version 4.4.4
Package release 10build2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 13.75 KB
Download size 3.00 MB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Data Explorer is a system of tools and user interfaces for visualizing data.
In general terms the visualization of data can be considered a 3-stage
1. Describing and importing data
2. Processing the data through a visualization program
3. Presenting the resulting image.
This is the main package.


Package Version Architecture Repository
dx_4.4.4-10build2_i386.deb 4.4.4 i386 Ubuntu Universe
dx - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.15
libdx4 >= 4.3.2
libgcc1 >= 1:3.0
libgl1 -
libgl1-mesa-glx -
libglu1 -
libglu1-mesa -
libhdf4-0-alt >= 4.2r4
libmagickcore-6.q16-3 >= 8:
libnetcdf13 >= 3.6.1
libstdc++6 >= 5.2
libx11-6 -
libxm4 >= 2.3.4
libxpm4 -
libxt6 -


Type URL
Binary Package dx_4.4.4-10build2_amd64.deb
Source Package dx

Install Howto

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




2017-10-27 - Gianfranco Costamagna <locutusofborg@debian.org>
dx (1:4.4.4-10build2) bionic; urgency=medium
* Rebuild against new libnetcdf13.
2017-10-27 - Gianfranco Costamagna <locutusofborg@debian.org>
dx (1:4.4.4-10build1) bionic; urgency=medium
* Rebuild against new libnetcdf13.
2017-08-11 - Graham Inggs <ginggs@debian.org>
dx (1:4.4.4-10) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix FTBFS with GCC 7 (Closes: #853380)
* Switch to debhelper 10
* Fix more spelling errors in binaries and manpages, thanks Lintian
* Update Lintian overrides
* Use secure URIs for Vcs-* fields
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.0.1, no further changes
* Add Build-Conflicts on libgraphicsmagick-dev
* Ship PNG icon instead of XPM
* Fix NetCDF import on 64-bit architectures,
thanks Timo Korvola (Closes: #856055)
2016-02-21 - Graham Inggs <ginggs@debian.org>
dx (1:4.4.4-9) unstable; urgency=medium
* Switch /usr/share/doc/libdx4-dev symlink to directory (Closes: #813248).
* Fix narrowing conversion errors with GCC 6 (Closes: #811731).
* Update debian/watch with new FTP site.
* Update Lintian source overrides.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.7 (no further changes).
2015-12-30 - Graham Inggs <ginggs@debian.org>
dx (1:4.4.4-8) unstable; urgency=medium
* Machine-readable d/copyright.
* New d/patches/50-non-void-function-return-fix.patch:
Non-void functions should return a value (Closes: #743003).
(Fixes FTBFS with clang instead of gcc - thanks Arthur Marble)
* Do not include build date and time in version strings.
* Switch to dh(1) with dh-autoreconf.
* Enable PIE build hardening.
* Open help in graphical browser, if available.
* Move package to debian-science, update Maintainer, Uploaders,
Vcs-Browser and Vcs-Git fields.
* Override Lintian source-is-missing with comments.
* Remove Debian menu, see #741573.
* Fix a few more spelling errors in binaries, thanks Lintian.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (no further changes).
2013-10-13 - Graham Inggs <graham@nerve.org.za>
dx (1:4.4.4-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix undefined sprintf() usage.
* Fix typo in d/patches/50-format-security-fix.patch.
* Various fixes for kfreebsd: dxexec now runs.
* Build with prefix=/usr/share instead of prefix=/usr/lib.
2013-09-14 - Paul Gevers <elbrus@debian.org>
dx (1:4.4.4-6) unstable; urgency=low
[ Graham Inggs ]
* Update d/libdx4.symbols for kfreebsd.
* Allow /usr/bin/dx script to run on kfreebsd.
* Link executables and shared libraries with --as-needed.
* Fix some Lintian warnings:
- Update d/dx.desktop: remove encoding, add keywords
- Override another spelling error in binary
- Downgrade libdx4-dev's Conflicts on dx-dev to Breaks
[ Paul Gevers ]
* Fix typo in suggested package list: llibglu-dev
* Install lintian overrides
2013-08-02 - Graham Inggs <graham@nerve.org.za>
dx (1:4.4.4-5) unstable; urgency=low
[Graham Inggs]
* New maintainer (Closes: #654646)
* Update d/control:
- build with libmotif-dev instead of lesstif2-dev (Closes: #714834)
- build with unversioned libtiff-dev (Ubuntu)
- build with unversioned libpng-dev (Closes: #662308)
- bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4 (no further changes)
* Fix missing () in DXGetError (Closes: #688395)
* Do not build with libxp even if it is installed (Closes: #623644)
* Install /usr/lib/*.so symlinks in libdx4-dev package
* Create d/libdx4.symbols
* Fix FTBFS twice in a row.
* Create d/watch.
* Build with hardening flags enabled and fix format security.
* Fix underlinking of libDXL by explicitly linking libDX.
* Fix various spelling and hyphen-used-as-minus-sign errors.
[Jari Aaalto]
* Remove deprecated dpatch and upgrade to source format 3.0 (quilt)
(Closes: #670318)
* Update to Standards-Version to 3.9.3 and debhelper to 9.
* Add build-arch and build-indep targets; use dh_prep in rules file.
* Patches 64bit,gcc43, kfreebsd, usr-local were updated with "quilt
refresh" to make them apply cleanly.

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