plotdrop - minimal GNOME frontend to GNUPlot

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package filename plotdrop_0.5.4-1_i386.deb
Package name plotdrop
Package version 0.5.4
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category universe/math
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 26.57 KB
Installed size 127.00 KB
PlotDrop is designed for quick simple visualisation of 2D data series.
It is intended to be used in tandem with an external filesystem browser
such as GNOME's nautilus or KDE's konqueror. Files containing data are added
by dragging them from the browser to the file list.


Package Version Architecture Repository
plotdrop_0.5.4-1_amd64.deb 0.5.4 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
plotdrop - - -


Name Value
gnuplot -
libc6 >= 2.7
libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0 >= 2.22.0
libglade2-0 >= 1:2.6.4-2~
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.16
libgtk2.0-0 >= 2.8.0
libpango-1.0-0 >= 1.14.0


Type URL
Binary Package plotdrop_0.5.4-1_i386.deb
Source Package plotdrop

Install Howto

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




2016-06-25 - Jordan Mantha <>
plotdrop (0.5.4-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* new upstream release: Closes: #623464, #641855
* update watch file
* set source format to 3.0 (quilt) in debian/source/format
* remove Debian menu support, per Debian Policy 3.9.8
* update debian/control:
* fix old Vcs-*
* update Uploader email address
* remove DM-Upload-Allowed as it is obsolete
* update homepage
* update Standards-Version
* update Build-Depends based on upstream switch from gvfs to glib
* take out initial 'A' in short description
* update debian/rules:
* move to dh sequencer
* added .docs, .install, .manpages for installation
* pass hardened CFLAGS/LDFLAGS 
* added patches/fix_build_cflags.diff to fix build system to take CFLAGS
* update debian/copyright:
* conform with 1.0 format
* remove debian/* copyright, unneeded
2009-10-23 - Jordan Mantha <>
plotdrop (0.5.2-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Added patch from Johannes Marbach to support logarithmic axes
* debian/control: bumped standards version to 3.8.3
* debian/copyright: updated to newer format
* debian/rules: remove obsoleted dh_desktop call
* Added debian/watch file (Closes: #520531)
2008-07-08 - Jordan Mantha <>
plotdrop (0.5.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control:
- bumped standards version to 3.7.3 (no changes)
- moved homepage URL to Homepage: field
- added Vcs-{Git,Browser} field pointing to debian-science repo
- set Debian Science Team as Maintainer
- move myself to Uploaders
- add DM-Upload-Allowed: yes
* debian/copyright: converted to machine-readable format per
2007-08-06 - Jordan Mantha <>
plotdrop (0.5.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New Upstream release
* Drop 01_Makefile.dpatch, upstream release fixed issues
* Drop patch system, no longer needed
* Drop man page, included upstream
* debian/control: clean up description, and bump standards version
* Update menu with new sections
* Update maintainer address
2006-01-10 - Jordan Mantha <>
plotdrop (0.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Debian release (closes: bug#347330)
- moved to debhelper 5
- clean build-stamps
2005-12-10 - Jordan Mantha <>
plotdrop (0.5-0ubuntu1) dapper; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
- Many UI changes
- Added xfig export
* Fixed debian/copyright and cleaned up debian/rules
2005-11-21 - Jordan Mantha <>
plotdrop (0.4-0ubuntu1) dapper; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
- Crude error bar support.
- Format selection when exporting.
- Fixed memory leaks
- Added "Show Zero Axes" button
- Fixed some problems for non-english locales
* Tightened GTK+ to >= 2.8 to get prompt for overwriting files
2005-11-08 - Jordan Mantha <>
plotdrop (0.3-0ubuntu4) dapper; urgency=low
* Install plotdrop.xpm
* Tightened GTK+ build dependency
* Fixed debian/menu
2005-11-07 - Jordan Mantha <>
plotdrop (0.3-0ubuntu3) dapper; urgency=low
* Updated Standards-Version to 3.6.2
* Changed arch to "any" in debian/control
* Fixed install path problem in debian/rules
2005-11-07 - Jordan Mantha <>
plotdrop (0.3-0ubuntu2) dapper; urgency=low
* Fixed man page location.

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plplot-doc_5.13.0+dfsg-6ubuntu2_all.deb Documentation for PLplot, a plotting library
plplot-driver-cairo_5.13.0+dfsg-6ubuntu2_i386.deb Scientific plotting library (Cairo driver)
plplot-driver-qt_5.13.0+dfsg-6ubuntu2_i386.deb Scientific plotting library (Qt driver)
plplot-driver-wxwidgets_5.13.0+dfsg-6ubuntu2_i386.deb Scientific plotting library (wxWidgets driver)
plplot-driver-xwin_5.13.0+dfsg-6ubuntu2_i386.deb Scientific plotting library (X11 driver)
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plplot-tcl-dev_5.13.0+dfsg-6ubuntu2_i386.deb Tcl/Tk development support for PLplot, a plotting library
plplot-tcl_5.13.0+dfsg-6ubuntu2_i386.deb Tcl/Tk support for PLplot, a plotting library
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