nqc - Not Quite C compiler for LEGO Mindstorms RCX

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename nqc_3.1.r6-7_amd64.deb
Package name nqc
Package version 3.1.r6
Package release 7
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/devel
Homepage http://bricxcc.sourceforge.net/nqc/
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Download size 125.44 KB
Installed size 390.00 KB
The LEGO Mindstorms RCX is a Hitachi microcontroller embedded into a
LEGO brick.  This package lets you write programs in a C-like
language and download them to your RCX using the serial or USB
infrared tower included with the RCX.


Package Version Architecture Repository
nqc_3.1.r6-7_i386.deb 3.1.r6 i386 Ubuntu Universe
nqc - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.15
libgcc1 >= 1:3.0
libstdc++6 >= 5.2


Type URL
Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Binary Package nqc_3.1.r6-7_amd64.deb
Source Package nqc

Install Howto

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




2017-08-17 - Petter Reinholdtsen <pere@debian.org>
nqc (3.1.r6-7) unstable; urgency=medium
* Corrected install path for appstream metadata to
* Removed template d/README.source.
* Fixed segfault caused by writing to read only memory segment when
using Swan target.  (Closes: #848962)
* Updated Standards-Version from 3.9.8 to 4.0.1.
* Adjusted fix-errors.h.patch to avoid compiler warning.
* Added compiler-warnings.patch to avoid some compiler warnings.
* Added simple autopkgtest script using all the supported compiler
* Changed package Priority from extra to optional to match the
Debian archive.
2016-10-19 - Petter Reinholdtsen <pere@debian.org>
nqc (3.1.r6-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fixed typo in udev rule breaking it for everyone (== -> =).
* Corrected section in d/gbp.conf.
2016-10-11 - Petter Reinholdtsen <pere@debian.org>
nqc (3.1.r6-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Moved package under the new Debian LEGO Team umbrella and publish
git repo there (Closes: #815075).
* Added udev marker ID_LEGO_MINDSTORMS in udev rule.
* Added d/gbp.conf to enforce use of pristine-tar.
2016-10-05 - Petter Reinholdtsen <pere@debian.org>
nqc (3.1.r6-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* Added udev rule to use console user access to the USB device for the
RCX unit.
2016-09-17 - Petter Reinholdtsen <pere@debian.org>
nqc (3.1.r6-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* Changed maintainer to Debian QA team as package is orphaned.
* Updated Standards-Version from 3.9.5 to 3.9.8.
* Added appstream info announcing support for the Lego Mindstorms RCX.
2014-02-01 - Slavko <linux@slavino.sk>
nqc (3.1.r6-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* repackage after adoprion
* change maintainer to my self (Closes: #697553)
* bump standards version to 3.9.5
* add Build-Depends to dpkg-dev (>= 1.16.1~)
* delete the debian/dir file
* change /usr/doc to /usr/share/doc in README.Debian and manpage
* fix old changelog entry syntax (from 20 Nov 1999 netry)
* switch changes from previous maintainer to quilt system
* add link to homepage (Closes: #697227)
* upload sponsored by Petter Reinholdtsen
2007-06-13 - Ben Pfaff <pfaffben@debian.org>
nqc (3.1.r6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Apply Makefile fix from
http://launchpadlibrarian.net/8071303/ubuntu_patch.txt.  Thanks to
Michael Wales <mwales3@gmail.com> for submitting this fix.
* Minor packaging changes to upgrade to Debhelper compatibility level 5.
2006-08-18 - Ben Pfaff <pfaffben@debian.org>
nqc (2.5.r3-5) unstable; urgency=low
* compiler/Error.h, compiler/Error.c: Do a more thorough job of tracking
down the real problem with the fData member.  I think this will really
fix the FTBFS.  Closes: #287812.
2006-08-15 - Ben Pfaff <pfaffben@debian.org>
nqc (2.5.r3-4) unstable; urgency=low
* compiler/Error.h: Change Error's fData member from type `int' to
`intptr_t', to ensure that it has enough room for a pointer.  Closes:
2004-09-04 - Ben Pfaff <pfaffben@debian.org>
nqc (2.5.r3-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Apply patch from Andreas Jochens <aj@andaco.de> to make NQC compile
under GCC 3.4.  Closes: #265532.

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