libpaper1 - library for handling paper characteristics

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Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename libpaper1_1.1.26_amd64.deb
Package name libpaper1
Package version 1.1.26
Package release -
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category libs
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 12.61 KB
Installed size 64.00 KB
The libpaper paper-handling library automates recognition of many
different paper types and sizes for programs that need to deal with
printed output.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libpaper1_1.1.26_i386.deb 1.1.26 i386 Ubuntu Main
libpaper1 - - -


Name Value
debconf >= 0.5
debconf-2.0 -
dpkg >= 1.17.2
libc6 >= 2.14
ucf >= 0.28


Name Value
libpaperg -


Name Value
libpaperg << 1.1.9


Type URL
Binary Package libpaper1_1.1.26_amd64.deb
Source Package libpaper

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libpaper1 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libpaper1




2018-12-11 - Giuseppe Sacco <>
libpaper (1.1.26) unstable; urgency=medium
* Check for ucf presence in the postrm script. See #916197 and #916198.
2018-12-09 - Giuseppe Sacco <>
libpaper (1.1.25) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fixed C4 dimension, closes: #829203
* Added debian/source/format file.
* Updated debian/copyright in order to refer to GPL-2 instead of
GPL, closes: #729004
* Fixed several lintian warnings about debian/* files.
* Update to debian standard version 3.9.8 without any fix.
* Correctly free() memory, closes: #914815
* Updated paperconfig man page for run-parts, closes: #594931
* Changed rules in order to cross build, closes: #693968
2016-11-11 - Jonathan Wiltshire <>
libpaper (1.1.24+nmu5) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Helmut Grohne ]
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix /tmp file vulnerability in debian/rules clean target
(Closes: #841722)
2014-11-01 - gregor herrmann <>
libpaper (1.1.24+nmu4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix ""Multi-Arch: same" but postrm removes arch-independent
Guard removal of /etc/papersize in libpaper1.postrm with check for
DPKG_MAINTSCRIPT_PACKAGE_REFCOUNT; depend on dpkg (>= 1.17.2).
Thanks to Ivo De Decker for the proposal.
(Closes: #682420)
* Debconf template translations:
- new: Polish, thanks Michał Kułach, closes: #658159
- updated: Turkish, thanks Atila KOÇ, closes: #688293
2014-04-04 - Wookey <>
libpaper (1.1.24+nmu3) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Use dh_autoreconf to update configury for new architectures. (Closes: #700358)
2012-05-02 - Wookey <>
libpaper (1.1.24+nmu2) unstable; urgency=low
* Add multiarch support (Closes: #649672)
* Fix option-parsing headers for non-linux OSes (Closes: #542851)
* Correct DL size in paperconf (Closes: #475683)
2011-05-06 - Christian Perrier <>
libpaper (1.1.24+nmu1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix pending l10n issues. Debconf translations:
- Danish (Joe Hansen).  Closes: #599843
2010-04-24 - Giuseppe Sacco <>
libpaper (1.1.24) unstable; urgency=low
* Small changes to simplify portability (Closes: #578884, #578885, #578886, #578887)
2010-02-24 - Christian Perrier <>
libpaper (1.1.23+nmu2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Lintian fixes:
- Bump debhelper compatibility level to 7
- As a consequence, replace calls to "dh_clean -k" by "dh_prep"
- Add ${misc:Depends} to binary packages dependencies to
properly cope with dependencies triggerred by debhelper
* Fix pending l10n issues. Debconf translations:
- Slovak (Ivan Masár).  Closes: #534463
2008-05-28 - Christian Perrier <>
libpaper (1.1.23+nmu1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload to fix pending l10n issues.
* Debconf translations:
- Finnish. Closes: #448419
- Basque. Closes: #485430
* [Lintian] No longer ignore errors by "make distclean"
* [Lintian] Make the package binNMUable by replacing ${Source-Version}
by ${binary:Version} in dependencies
* [Lintian] drop (invalid) NEWS.Debian file that documents a very old

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