pyracerz - multiplayer top view 2D racing game

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package filename pyracerz_0.2-8_all.deb
Package name pyracerz
Package version 0.2
Package release 8
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category universe/games
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 4.45 MB
Installed size 4.79 MB
It features multiplayer (on the same computer), tournaments, high scores,
replays, 6 tracks (really 12, because each track can be used Normal or
Reverse), 9 cars, a basic robot player, 3 different levels of difficulty,
and a music player (it can play the .ogg files locating in the musics


Package Version Architecture Repository
pyracerz_0.2-8_all.deb 0.2 all Ubuntu Universe
pyracerz - - -


Name Value
libsdl-ttf2.0-0 -
python-pygame -
python:any >= 2.6.6-7~


Type URL
Binary Package pyracerz_0.2-8_all.deb
Source Package pyracerz

Install Howto

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




2014-09-20 - Markus Koschany <>
pyracerz (0.2-8) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Drop examples file.
Do not install pyracerz.conf to the doc directory but to
/usr/share/games/pyracerz instead.
Update postinst accordingly and do not rely on the existence of the
documentation directory during postinst because this is a Policy violation.
(Closes: #762020)
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.6.
2014-09-14 - Markus Koschany <>
pyracerz (0.2-7) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* dirs: Create /var/games/pyracerz again and avoid making the package
uninstallable on new installations.
2014-09-12 - Markus Koschany <>
pyracerz (0.2-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
[ Markus Koschany ]
* wrap-and-sort -sa.
* Use compat level 9 and require debhelper >= 9.
* Switch to source format 3.0.
- Drop quilt build-dependency.
- Drop README.source. Obsolete.
* debian/control:
- Remove versioned build-dependencies. They are trivially satisfied.
- Do not recommend python-psyco anymore. It is no longer available.
- Remove superfluous ${shlibs:Depends} substvar.
- Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.5
* Convert man page to pyracerz.6 manually. Drop docbook-to-man b-d.
* Install pyracerz.6 with manpages file.
* Switch to dh sequencer and simplify debian/rules.
* Add install file.
* Keep dirs file but create only /usr/games and the missing musics directory.
* Drop links file. Do not link the executable to /usr/bin.
* Build with --parallel and with python2 and drop obsolete
python-support b-d.
* Update pyracerz.desktop. Add comment in German and keywords.
* Add longtitle to menu file.
* Delete game.orig.diff patch. Not applied.
* Rename all patch extensions to patch.
* Rename replay.difff.patch to replay.patch.
* Update debian/copyright to copyright format 1.0.
* postrm: Use rm -r /var/games/pyracerz on purge and try to remove /var/games
if it is empty.
* Add fix-100%-cpu.patch.
Add idle commands to and modules to avoid that the game
consumes 100% cpu time at any time. Comment out insufficient collision
detection in that also made the game sluggish and unresponsive.
The collision detection and AI need a complete overhaul anyway.
(Closes: #402388)
[ Evgeni Golov ]
* Correct Vcs-* URLs to point to
[ Barry deFreese ]
* postinst: Create pyracerz.conf file with 664 not 666 permissions.
(Closes: #683668)
2009-09-25 - Barry deFreese <>
pyracerz (0.2-5) unstable; urgency=low
[ Barry deFreese ]
* Add myself to uploaders.
* Move direct source changes to quilt patches.
* Move docbook-to-man and quilt to build-depends-indep.
* Bump Standards Version to 3.8.3.
+ Menu policy transition.
[ Carlos Galisteo ]
* python-numeric dependence removed
(Windows-only dependence). (Closes: #478454)
* Maintainer field changed. Joining Debian Games Team.
* Uploaders field added
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Add Vcs-* field
* debian/control: Remove Homepage semi-field from description
2006-10-16 - Carlos Galisteo <>
pyracerz (0.2-4) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer. (Closes: #384659)
* Copyright years added.
* Migrated to python-support.
* Patches are now managed with quilt.
* Added patch for disable sound when mixer is not initialized
correctly. Thanks to Piotr Ozarowski <>. (Closes #391536)
* Long description and upstream URL included in man page.

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