libplib-dev - Portability Libraries: Development package

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Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name libplib-dev
Package version 1.8.5
Package release 8
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 4.05 KB
Download size 657.58 KB
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Provides a Joystick interface, a simple GUI built on top of OpenGL,
some standard geometry functions, a sound library and a simple scene
graph API built on top of OpenGL.
This package provides the static libraries, the header files and the
development links to the shared libraries. You need this package if you
want to compile software which needs plib.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libplib-dev_1.8.5-8_i386.deb 1.8.5 i386 Ubuntu Universe
libplib-dev - - -


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freeglut3-dev -
libgl-dev -
libgl1-mesa-dev -
libplib1 = 1.8.5-8


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plib1.8.4-dev -


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plib1.8.4-dev -


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plib1.8.4-dev -


Type URL
Binary Package libplib-dev_1.8.5-8_amd64.deb
Source Package plib

Install Howto

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




2017-07-24 - Tobias Frost <>
plib (1.8.5-8) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* Created repository on alioth --> Point VCS-* fields in d/control toward it.
* Bump compat level to 10
* Refactor d/copyright using the maschine-readable d/copyright format.
* Set d/source/format to 3.0 (quilt)
* Refresh patch 04_CVE-2011-4620.diff
* Rewrite d/rules to utilize short debhelper format and fix *.install to
enable Multi-Arch installation.
* Remove ancient Conflict/Replace from d/control
* Enable hardening
* Applying wrap-and-sort
* Fix two spelling errors (new patch 06_spelling_errors.diff)
* Fix "jsJoystick::open() breaks system calibration on Linux" with the patch
from  the BTS. Thanks to Florent Rougon for providing it. (Closes: #787464)
* Bump S-V to 4.0.0 -- no changes necessary.
2014-01-08 - Moritz Muehlenhoff <>
plib (1.8.5-7) unstable; urgency=medium
* Enable hardened build flags
2012-12-05 - Michael Stapelberg <>
plib (1.8.5-6) unstable; urgency=high
* QA upload.
* Apply patch to fix CVE-2012-4552 by Hans de Goede (Closes: #694810).
2012-01-18 - Luk Claes <>
plib (1.8.5-5.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Rebuild source to have -X .la (Closes: #656261).
2012-01-15 - Luk Claes <>
plib (1.8.5-5.1) unstable; urgency=high
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Use vsnprintf to fix buffer overflow CVE-2011-4620 (Closes: #654785).
* Don't install .la file anymore (Closes: #633178).
2009-12-14 - Bradley Smith <>
plib (1.8.5-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix FTBFS on hurd. Thanks to Pino Toscano <>.
Closes: #558790.
2009-05-12 - Bradley Smith <>
plib (1.8.5-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Merge changes to unstable.
* Update Standards-Version to 3.8.1. (No changes).
2009-05-09 - Bradley Smith <>
plib (1.8.5-3) experimental; urgency=low
* Stop replacing Closes: #527506.
2009-02-24 - Bradley Smith <>
plib (1.8.5-2) experimental; urgency=low
* Add 'Provides: plib1.8.4-dev' to libplib-dev.
2009-02-22 - Bradley Smith <>
plib (1.8.5-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release. Closes: #475354.
* debian/control
- Update maintainer email address.
- Rename binary packages.
- Remove obsolote Conflicts/Replaces, and add new ones.
- Fix Vcs-* entries.
* debian/patches
- build_shared_libs - Update soname.
- misc_fixes - Refresh
* Update compat version to 7 and upgrade debhelper build-depends.
* Convert copyright to machine readable format.
* Fix watch file.

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