morse - training program about morse-code for aspiring radio hams

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename morse_2.5-1build1_amd64.deb
Package name morse
Package version 2.5
Package release 1build1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/hamradio
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 55.90 KB
Installed size 279.00 KB
It can generate random tests or simulated QSOs resembling those
used in the ARRL test (a QSO generator is included). There are a
plethora of options to vary the training method. In one of the simpler
modes, this program will take text from standard input and render it
as Morse-code beeps.


Package Version Architecture Repository
morse_2.5-1build1_i386.deb 2.5 i386 Ubuntu Universe
morse - - -


Name Value
dpkg >= 1.15.6~
libasound2 >= 1.0.16
libc6 >= 2.4
libpulse0 >= 0.99.1
libx11-6 -


Type URL
Binary Package morse_2.5-1build1_amd64.deb
Source Package morse

Install Howto

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




2018-04-03 - Balint Reczey <>
morse (2.5-1build1) bionic; urgency=high
* No change rebuild to pick up -fPIE compiler default
2015-06-10 - Nanakos Chrysostomos <>
morse (2.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Bump S-V to 3.9.6.
* Clean Lintian messages.
* Fix AlarmSet declaration and definition match (Closes: Bug#749420).
* Update watch file (Closes: Bug#784861).
* Fix build (omit morseALSA and morseLinux) for non-Linux arches
- drop 02makefile.patch, build and install via debian/rules
* Fix -X crash (Closes: #716099, #716111, #716218, #716298)
* Adjust Maintainer/Uploaders fields
2015-06-06 - Nanakos Chrysostomos <>
morse (2.4-3) unstable; urgency=high
* Open a mono (not stereo) PulseAudio output stream and hence avoid
improperly passing non-multiples of the frame size to pa_simple_write
(Closes: #784285, LP: #1461755). Thanks to Kamal Mostafa for providing
the patch.
* New patch fixing FTBFS (LP: #770766). Thanks to John Nogatch.
2011-09-25 - Nanakos Chrysostomos <>
morse (2.4-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Added to Build-Depends: libasound2-dev library for building morseALSA. 
* morse package now installs morseALSA binary. (Closes: Bug#642607).
2011-06-17 - Nanakos Chrysostomos <>
morse (2.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
2011-05-01 - Nanakos Chrysostomos <>
morse (2.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Update debian/control
- Update to S-V 3.9.2: no changes needed.
- Fixed lintian warning for the description synopsis.
* Fixed the -A, -B, and -S options (-B was always active, 
-A and -S had no effect).
* Only include prosigns if -B is specified, per the documentation.
* Added '@' character (.--.-.), in use if -B is enabled.
* Changed representation of <SN> prosign from '@' to '~' to accommodate '@'.
* Don't crash if char is signed and a negative value is sent.
* Added an xml stub for morseX11.1 and morseLinux.1 man files.
2010-10-30 - Nanakos Chrysostomos <>
morse (2.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Added PulseAudio driver from Thomas Horsten <>.
* Updated S-V to 3.9.1
* Added Recommends: pulseaudio to debian/control file.
* Added Homepage: field to debian/control
* Removed all commented dh_ commands from debian/rules file.
* Updated the debian/copyright file.
* debian/patches/00makefile: Updated to cover pulseaudio device.
* debian/patches/02morsemake: Dropped, we need the symbolic link to the
morse binary.
* debian/patches/03morse, debian/patches/04qso, debian/patches/05grammar:
Dropped, merged upstream.
* debian/patches/02morseLinux: Added to add new alias manpage.
2010-05-19 - Nanakos Chrysostomos <>
morse (2.1-4) unstable; urgency=low
* New package maintainer. (Closes: Bug#553991).
* Lintian cleaning.
* Update S-V to 3.8.4
- debian/copyright file is now UTF-8 encoded.
* Added co-authors to debian/copyright file.
* Added ${misc:Depends} to control file.
* Added debian/source/format file.
* Removed "-" from rules file because the package uses
a static makefile.
* Bumped debhelper versioned Build-Depends to 7, and updated
2009-11-02 - Joop Stakenborg <>
morse (2.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Retiring - set the package maintainer to Debian QA Group.
2006-03-18 - Joop Stakenborg <>
morse (2.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Add libx11-dev build dependency. Closes: #357570. Thanks Martin.

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