gtypist - GNU Typist is a universal typing tutor

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic x86_64
Package name gtypist
Package version 2.9.5
Package release alt1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 2.64 MB
Download size 2.64 MB
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GNU Typist (or gtypist) is free software that assist you in learning
to type correctly. It is intended to be used  on a raw terminal without
* It comes with several typing tutorials: in English for Qwerty and
Dvorak keyboards, Spanish for Spanish keyboards, as well as simpler
exercices in German, French and Norwegian.
* It interprets a simple and intuitive scripting language that describes
typing tutorials. You can easily modify existing tutorials or create new
ones according to your needs.
* It supports internationalization and already has an interface in
English, Finnish, French, German, Czech and Spanish.
It has been compiled and used in Unix (GNU/Linux, Aix,
Solaris, openBSD) and also in DOS/Windows (DOS 6.22, Windows 98).


Package Version Architecture Repository
gtypist-2.9.5-alt1.i586.rpm 2.9.5 i586 Classic
gtypist - - -


Name Value
/lib64/ -
/usr/bin/perl - - - - - - - -
perl(File/ -
perl(Getopt/ -
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -
rpmlib(SetVersions) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
gtypist = 2.9.5-alt1


Type URL
Binary Package gtypist-2.9.5-alt1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package gtypist-2.9.5-alt1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] x86_64 classic
    rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install gtypist rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install gtypist




2017-11-20 - Igor Vlasenko <> 2.9.5-alt1
- NMU: updated to 2.9.5
2015-12-03 - Igor Vlasenko <> 2.9.4-alt1.1
- NMU: added BR: texinfo
2014-02-03 - Yuri N. Sedunov <> 2.9.4-alt1
- 2.9.4
2013-11-24 - Yuri N. Sedunov <> 2.9.3-alt1
- 2.9.3
- updated buildreqs
- fixed desktop file
2013-03-29 - Andrey Cherepanov <> 2.8.3-alt2.qa2
- Fix build with new version of xorg
2011-04-23 - Igor Vlasenko <> 2.8.3-alt2.qa1
- NMU: converted menu to desktop file
2010-11-11 - Andrey Cherepanov <> 2.8.3-alt2
- update Russian translataion
- fix run in Russian locale (closes: #24543)
2009-12-13 - Repocop Q. A. Robot <> 2.8.3-alt1.qa1
- NMU (by repocop): the following fixes applied:
* pixmap-in-deprecated-location for gtypist
* obsolete-call-in-post-install-info for gtypist
* postclean-05-filetriggers for spec file
2009-04-10 - Ilya Mashkin <> 2.8.3-alt1
- 2.8.3
2008-09-25 - Ilya Mashkin <> 2.8-alt1
- 2.8

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