mtpaint - painting program to create pixel art and manipulate digital photos

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename mtpaint_3.40-3_amd64.deb
Package name mtpaint
Package version 3.40
Package release 3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/graphics
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 514.47 KB
Installed size 1.71 MB
mtPaint is a free, open source graphic editing program which uses the GTK+
It is geared towards creating indexed palette images and pixel art.
Due to its efficient design it can run on older PC hardware (e.g. a 200MHz CPU
and 32MB of RAM). It can edit indexed palette or 24 bit RGB images and offers
basic painting and palette manipulation tools.
It is aimed to be simple and easy to use. it also can handle JPEG, GIF, TIFF,
BMP, XPM, and XBM files.


Package Version Architecture Repository
mtpaint_3.40-3_i386.deb 3.40 i386 Ubuntu Universe
mtpaint - - -


Name Value
gtklp -
libc6 >= 2.14
libfreetype6 >= 2.2.1
libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0 >= 2.22.0
libgif7 >= 5.1
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.31.8
libgtk2.0-0 >= 2.24.0
libjpeg8 >= 8c
libpango-1.0-0 >= 1.14.0
libpng16-16 >= 1.6.2-1
libtiff5 >= 4.0.3
libx11-6 -
zlib1g >= 1:1.2.0


Type URL
Binary Package mtpaint_3.40-3_amd64.deb
Source Package mtpaint

Install Howto

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




2016-04-07 - Muammar El Khatib <>
mtpaint (3.40-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.7. No changes were needed.
* The package is now rebuilt with latest libpng-dev version available.
* MIME-type information was added in mtpaint.desktop (Closes: #774502).
* debian/compat: bump to compat level 9.
* debian/control:
+ Depends on gtklp (Closes: #780514).
2016-03-07 - Markus Koschany <>
mtpaint (3.40-2.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Remove unnecessary build-dependency on libgif4. (Closes: #803286)
* Refresh giflib5.diff because it did not apply cleanly.
* Remove quilt from Build-Depends because source format 3.0 uses quilt by
* Fix Lintian warning dep5-copyright-license-name-not-unique. In fact all
files are licensed under GPL-3+ now.
2015-12-16 - Matthias Klose <>
mtpaint (3.40-2.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Build using giflib 5. Closes: #803286.
2014-07-20 - Muammar El Khatib <>
mtpaint (3.40-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5. No changes were needed.
* debian/control:
+ Build-Depends on libtiff-dev instead of libtiff4-dev. (Closes: #736032)
* man page now is installed in right path: /usr/share/man/man1/mtpaint.1.gz.
(Closes: #658960) Thanks to Sergio Cipolla for reporting this bug.
* mtpaint.desktop has been updated to containt the Keywords field in order
to comply with the debian policy.
* debian/patches: Ununsed patches have been deleted.
2012-01-01 - Muammar El Khatib <>
mtpaint (3.40-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/control:
+ Build-Depends on libpng-dev instead of libpng12-dev. (Closes: #649821)
2011-08-24 - Muammar El Khatib <>
mtpaint (3.31-5) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control:
+ Build-Depends on libjpeg-dev instead of libjpeg62-dev. (Closes: #634279)
2011-04-08 - Muammar El Khatib <>
mtpaint (3.31-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Switch to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format.
* debian/control:
+ Updated build dependency to debhelper >= 7.0.50~.
+ Remove build dependency on dpatch.
+ One Dependency for line.
* Link -lX11 has been added, so all the libraries are now provided to the
linker when building mtPaint. (Closes: #555756)
For more information, see patch: 07_fix_binutils_gold.patch
* Windows icon was added. Thanks to Julien Lavergne. (Closes: #620890)
2011-02-12 - Muammar El Khatib <>
mtpaint (3.31-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.1. No changes were needed.
* Maintainer's mail has been changed.
* debian/source directory has been created for specifying 1.0 version in the
file debian/source/format.
* Update copyright file:
+ Reformat to conform to candidate DEP5. (
+ Adjust years for debian/*.
2010-02-22 - Muammar El Khatib <>
mtpaint (3.31-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.4. No changes were needed.
2009-05-21 - Muammar El Khatib <>
mtpaint (3.31-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version.
* debian/rules has been fixed. Now, mtPaint supports localization.
The problem was caused by miscompilation - the "--prefix=$(CURDIR)/debian/
mtpaint/usr" option passed to ./configure had, among other things, changed
the locale directory path which gets compiled in. Thanks to Dmitry Groshev
(current Upstream Author of mtPaint).
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.1
* mtPaint is now handling no strip build option. (Closes: #437590)

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