eblook - electronic dictionary search command using EB Library

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name eblook
Package version 1.6.1
Package release 15
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 114 B
Download size 42.29 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
eblook is a command for accessing electronic dictionaries using EB
Library.  By this command, you can easily use CD-ROM books of EPWING
format (EPWING is popular in Japan).
For emacsen, please install the lookup-el package.  It works as an
interface to eblook on emacsen.


Package Version Architecture Repository
eblook_1.6.1-15_i386.deb 1.6.1 i386 Ubuntu Universe
eblook - - -


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dpkg >= 1.15.4
install-info -
libc6 >= 2.14
libeb16 -


Type URL
Binary Package eblook_1.6.1-15_amd64.deb
Source Package eblook

Install Howto

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




2018-01-24 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
eblook (1:1.6.1-15) unstable; urgency=medium
* Update debhelper compat version to 10
* Don't use deprecated autotools-dev tools
* Update 010_debian.patch to revert config.* updates
* Migrate from anonscm.debian.org to salsa.debian.org
* Update debian/copyright
* Update Standards-Version to 4.1.3
* Add libeb-dev to Build-Depends
2015-04-28 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
eblook (1:1.6.1-14) unstable; urgency=low
* Integrate Debian patches into 010_debian.patch
- Fix segfaults when HOME unset. (closes: #715857)
- Convert info documentation to UTF-8 (closes: #760547)
* Update debian/copyright
* Update Vcs-Browser
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.6
2014-01-03 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
eblook (1:1.6.1-13) unstable; urgency=low
* Use autotools-dev to update config.* at build time
* Drop 10_config-update.patch
* Add Vcs-Git and Vcs-Browser
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.5
* Update debian/copyright
2012-07-08 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
eblook (1:1.6.1-12) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/rules: Use dpkg-buildflags to support hardening flags
* debian/patches/50_ldflags.patch: Typo fix for LDFLAGS
2012-04-29 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
eblook (1:1.6.1-11) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/copyright: Switch to copyright-format-1.0.
* debian/rules: New targets build-arch and build-indep.
* debian/control: Update Standards-Version to 3.9.3.
2011-04-20 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
eblook (1:1.6.1-10) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control:
- Change Build-Depends from libeb13-dev to libeb16-dev.
- Update Standards-Version to 3.9.2.
* debian/copyright: Updated.
2010-08-18 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
eblook (1:1.6.1-9) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/patches/40_eb-read-ssize.patch: Patch to fix incompatible pointer
type ('ssize_t *' vs 'int *') for eb_read_* functions. (closes: #593476)
2010-08-15 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
eblook (1:1.6.1-8) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/patches/30_codeconv-size.patch: Patch to fix codeconv problems
(size_t vs int, etc.), from the upstream mailing list [edict 2711], on
2010-08-15, provided by Kazuhiro Ito. (closes: #593006)
2010-06-20 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
eblook (1:1.6.1-7) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/rules, debian/control: Don't use readline to prevent a wrong
behavior. (closes: #586455)
2010-06-02 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
eblook (1:1.6.1-6) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/rules: Use --with-readline to prevent a failure of
current_to_euc(). (suggested by TSUCHIYA Masatoshi)
* debian/control: Add libreadline-dev to Build-Depends.

See Also

Package Description
ebnetd-common_1.0.dfsg.1-4.3build1_amd64.deb Common files for the EBNETD suite
ebnetd_1.0.dfsg.1-4.3build1_amd64.deb the server of EBNET protocol
ebnflint_0.0~git20150826.1.eb7c1fa-1_amd64.deb verifies EBNF productions are consistent and grammatically correct
eboard-extras-pack1_2-3_all.deb additional piece sets and sounds for eboard (pack 1)
eboard_1.1.1-6.1_amd64.deb GTK+ chessboard program
ebook-speaker_5.0.0-1_amd64.deb eBook reader that reads aloud in a synthetic voice
ebook2cw_0.8.2-2build1_amd64.deb convert ebooks to Morse MP3s/OGGs
ebook2cwgui_0.1.2-3build1_amd64.deb GUI for ebook2cw
ebook2epub_0.9.6-1_amd64.deb other E-Book formats to EPUB converter
ebook2odt_0.9.6-1_amd64.deb E-Book formats to OpenDocument converter
ebsmount_0.94-0ubuntu1_all.deb Automatically mount EC2/Eucalyptus EBS devices
ebumeter-doc_0.4.0-4_all.deb loudness measurement EBU-R128 - documentation
ebumeter_0.4.0-4_amd64.deb loudness measurement according to EBU-R128
ebview_0.3.6.2-1.4ubuntu2_amd64.deb EPWING dictionary viewer
ecaccess_4.0.1-1_all.deb clients to access ECMWF facilities