plotutils - GNU plotutils command line tools based on libplot

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Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename plotutils_2.6-10_amd64.deb
Package name plotutils
Package version 2.6
Package release 10
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/math
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 601.18 KB
Installed size 1.07 MB
The GNU plotting utilities include programs for plotting
two-dimensional scientific data.  They are built on top of GNU
`libplot', a library for device-independent two-dimensional vector


Package Version Architecture Repository
plotutils_2.6-10_i386.deb 2.6 i386 Ubuntu Universe
plotutils - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.23
libgcc1 >= 1:3.0
libplot2c2 -
libstdc++6 >= 5


Type URL
Binary Package plotutils_2.6-10_amd64.deb
Source Package plotutils

Install Howto

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




2018-10-04 - Andreas Metzler <>
plotutils (2.6-10) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Andreas Metzler ]
* Add -Wall to CXXFLAGS.
* Build with -ffloat-store on i386 to fix a testsuite error (hpgl and pcl
output) on i386. Thanks, Adrian Bunk! Closes: #909864
* [lintian] Delete empty lines at the bottom of the changelog file.
[ Ondřej Nový ]
* d/control: Set Vcs-* to
2018-01-01 - Andreas Metzler <>
plotutils (2.6-9) unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable.
* Point watchfile and homepage-field to https URL.
* Set Rules-Requires-Root: no
2017-08-03 - Andreas Metzler <>
plotutils (2.6-8) experimental; urgency=medium
* Use DH compat 10. Bump debhelper b-d.  Drop unnecessary --with autoreconf
option in debian/rules, it is used by default now. Also delete unnecessary
b-d (dh-autoreconf et al), since they are pulled in by debhelper.
* Build with hardening=+all.
2017-02-25 - Andreas Metzler <>
plotutils (2.6-7) unstable; urgency=medium
* 35_spline.test.error.diff: Work around testsuite error on i386 that
previously only hit Ubuntu. Closes: #856134
2016-01-12 - Andreas Metzler <>
plotutils (2.6-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable.
2016-01-09 - Andreas Metzler <>
plotutils (2.6-5) experimental; urgency=medium
* Add Vcs-*, pointing to git repository in collab-maint.
* Drop ancient Conflicts/Replaces: spline (<= 1.0-4), the nonconflicting
version of spline was uploaded in 1997.
* Switch to multi-arch.
2016-01-07 - Andreas Metzler <>
plotutils (2.6-4) experimental; urgency=medium
* Adopt package. Thanks to Floris! Closes: #767988
* Comment Vcs-*, I am not using HG.
* Convert to dh, use debhelper v9 mode.
* Drop 03_bison, instead remove pic2plot/gram.(cc|hh) to regenerate the
files from pic2plot/gram.yy.
* 21_plot2svg_test.diff: 20_svg_attribute_syntax introduces a whitespace
change which breaks the testsuite, update output file.
* 31_fedora_plotutils-werror-format-security.patch: Fix FTBFS with
-Werror=format-security. - Patch from Fedora.
* Drop AM_MAINTAINER_MODE (we are using dh_autoreconf!) rename
01_configure_ac to 01_AC_PROG_CXX.diff, since we keep the addition of
* Delete ancient unused auto-files in libxmi/ on clean, drop
* Change libplot-dev dependency from libpng12-0-dev to libpng-dev.
* Upload to experimental.
2012-03-06 - Floris Bruynooghe <>
plotutils (2.6-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump standards-version to 3.9.3, no changes needed
* Build-depend on libpng-dev instead of libpng12-dev (closes: #662469)
* Re-work package descriptions to not start with an article
* Add debian/source/options and set extend-diff-ignore to ignore
all files modified by auroreconf.
2011-03-14 - Floris Bruynooghe <>
plotutils (2.6-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Correct svg syntax error (thanks Roland Stigge) (closes: #617993).
* Add fix for libpng 1.5 (patch from Thomas Klausner).
* Fix Hershey pointing hands glyphs (patch from Roland Münzberg).
* Update maitainer email address.
2011-02-16 - Floris Bruynooghe <>
plotutils (2.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (closes: #590323).
* Convert to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format.
* Add debian/hersheydemo.1 for manpage of hersheydemo.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.1:
- No longer install libtool .la files
* debian/rules: let install targets depend on build targets rather
then binary targets depend on both build and install.
* debian/ do not back up ltconfig and, they
are no longer shipped upstream.
* Add Vcs-* headers to debian/control.
* Use --list-missing for dh_install
* Use dh_autoreconf instead of custom debian/ script.
* Add some libplot doc files to libplot2c2.installdocs.

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