electric - electrical CAD system

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name electric
Package version 9.07+dfsg
Package release 3ubuntu2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 14.66 KB
Download size 13.51 MB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Electric is a sophisticated electrical CAD system that can handle many forms
of circuit design, including custom IC layout (ASICs), schematic drawing,
hardware description language specifications, and electro-mechanical hybrid


Package Version Architecture Repository
electric_9.07+dfsg-3ubuntu2_all.deb 9.07+dfsg all Ubuntu Universe
electric - - -


Name Value
default-jre -
java-wrappers -
java7-runtime -
jython -
libbsh-java -
libjava3d-java -
libslf4j-java -
libvecmath-java -


Type URL
Binary Package electric_9.07+dfsg-3ubuntu2_all.deb
Source Package electric

Install Howto

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




2018-04-21 - Matthias Klose <doko@ubuntu.com>
electric (9.07+dfsg-3ubuntu2) bionic; urgency=medium
* Build using the default OpenJDK.
2017-11-29 - Emmanuel Bourg <ebourg@apache.org>
electric (9.07+dfsg-3) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Markus Koschany ]
* Add java9.patch and fix FTBFS with OpenJDK 9.
Thanks to Chris West for the report (Closes: #873219)
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 4.1.1.
* Remove the alternative dependency on java6-runtime because Java 6 is
obsolete and no longer supported in Debian.
* Update wrapper script and require Java 7 at least.
* Build with OpenJDK 9.
2017-06-24 - Markus Koschany <apo@debian.org>
electric (9.07+dfsg-2) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Stuart Prescott ]
* Fix Vcs-Git URL
'/git' was missing resulting in a 404
[ Markus Koschany ]
* Remove scala from Build-Depends because it is not strictly required.
(Closes: #847297)
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 4.0.0.
* Drop imagemagick from B-D and don't convert the icon to the deprecated xpm
* Drop deprecated menu file.
* Remove Version entry from electric.desktop.
* Use https for Format field.
2016-11-28 - Markus Koschany <apo@debian.org>
electric (9.07+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version 9.07+dfsg.
* Switch to compat level 10.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.8.
* Vcs-fields: Use https.
* Update public signing-key.
* Update my e-mail address.
* electric wrapper: Try to find java6 runtime instead of openjdk.
2015-08-12 - Markus Koschany <apo@gambaru.de>
electric (9.06+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 9.06+dfsg.
* Use --download-current-version for get-orig-source target.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.6.
* Vcs-Browser field: Switch to cgit.
* debian/control: Add all build-dependencies only to Build-Depends.
* Install ElectricIcon64x64.png icon. Drop debian/icons directory.
Convert ElectricIcon64x64.png with imagemagick to electric.xpm at
* Update copyright years.
2014-07-08 - Markus Koschany <apo@gambaru.de>
electric (9.05+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 9.05+dfsg.
* Add signing-key.pgp and check for valid upstream tarballs with uscan's
pgpsigurlmangle feature.
* Move the package to Git.
2014-04-05 - Markus Koschany <apo@gambaru.de>
electric (9.04+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 9.04. (Closes: #598445)
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.5.
* Use compat level 9 and require debhelper >= 9.
* debian/control:
- Remove Onkar Shinde from Uploaders. He is apparently not active anymore.
- Add myself to Uploaders.
- Use canonical VCS fields.
- New build-dependencies for plugins and additional features:
+ scala, jython, libslf4j-java.
- Use ${java:Depends} substvar.
- Remove recommendation for libjava3d-java. It is a dependency now.
- Depend on default-jre | java7-runtime | java6-runtime.
* electric.desktop: Add comment in German and Keywords.
* Drop README.source since source format 3.0 uses quilt by default.
* Drop TODO.Debian. Done.
* Drop ant.properties files. Not needed.
* Drop orig.tar.sh script and use the Files-Excluded mechanism.
* Update menu file. Add longtitle and icon entry.
* Add electric.xpm icon and install it to /usr/share/pixmaps.
* wrap-and-sort -sa.
* debian/patches:
- Drop 01_fix_build_xml.patch. It is obsolete.
- Add build.patch.
+ Search for jars in /usr/share/java.
+ Use UTF-8 for encoding.
+ Do not build MacOSX specific code.
* Switch from cdbs to javahelper and dh sequencer.
* Move icons to debian/icons subdirectory.
* Rename wrappers directory to bin.
* Improve watch file. Mangle version correctly.
* electric.1: Update OPTIONS section for latest upstream release and remove
FILES paragraph.

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