Debian Edu Project
Summary
Hebrew desktop
Debian Edu Desktop enhancements for Hebrew installs

This metapackage enhances various office and desktop applications that are useful for teachers and their students when used on Hebrew installations.

Description

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Debian Edu Hebrew desktop packages

Official Debian packages with high relevance

Culmus
TrueType and Type1 Hebrew Fonts for X11
Versions of package culmus
ReleaseVersionArchitectures
stretch0.130-1all
buster0.131-1all
sid0.131-1all
squeeze0.104-1all
wheezy0.121-1all
jessie0.130-1all
Debtags of package culmus:
culturehebrew
made-offont
roleapp-data
x11font
Popcon: 0 users (0 upd.)*
Versions and Archs
License: DFSG free
Svn

14 Hebrew font families. Contain ASCII glyphs from various sources.

Those families provide a basic set of a serif (Frank Ruehl), sans serif (Nachlieli) and monospaced (Miriam Mono) fonts. Also included Miriam, Drugulin, Aharoni, David, Hadasim etc. Cantillation marks support is available in Keter YG.

Firefox-esr-l10n-he
Hebrew language package for Firefox ESR
Versions of package firefox-esr-l10n-he
ReleaseVersionArchitectures
sid52.4.0esr-2all
buster52.4.0esr-2all
stretch-security52.4.0esr-1~deb9u1all
wheezy-security52.4.0esr-2~deb7u1all
stretch52.4.0esr-1~deb9u1all
jessie-proposed-updates52.4.0esr-1~deb8u1all
jessie-security52.4.0esr-1~deb8u1all
sid45.9.0esr-1all
jessie45.9.0esr-1~deb8u1all
Popcon: 153 users (55 upd.)*
Versions and Archs
License: DFSG free
Git

Firefox ESR is a powerful, extensible web browser with support for modern web application technologies.

This package contains the localization of Firefox ESR in Hebrew.

Libfribidi0
Free Implementation of the Unicode BiDi algorithm
Versions of package libfribidi0
ReleaseVersionArchitectures
sid0.19.7-1amd64,arm64,armel,armhf,hurd-i386,i386,kfreebsd-amd64,kfreebsd-i386,mips,mips64el,mipsel,powerpc,ppc64el,s390x
wheezy0.19.2-3amd64,armel,armhf,i386,ia64,kfreebsd-amd64,kfreebsd-i386,mips,mipsel,powerpc,s390,s390x,sparc
jessie0.19.6-3amd64,arm64,armel,armhf,i386,mips,mipsel,powerpc,ppc64el,s390x
stretch0.19.7-1amd64,arm64,armel,armhf,i386,mips,mips64el,mipsel,ppc64el,s390x
buster0.19.7-1amd64,arm64,armel,armhf,i386,mips,mips64el,mipsel,ppc64el,s390x
squeeze0.19.2-1amd64,armel,i386,ia64,kfreebsd-amd64,kfreebsd-i386,mips,mipsel,powerpc,s390,sparc
Debtags of package libfribidi0:
culturearabic, hebrew
develi18n, lang:c, library
roledevel-lib, shared-lib
works-withunicode
Popcon: 10108 users (16442 upd.)*
Versions and Archs
License: DFSG free
Git

FriBiDi is a BiDi algorithm implementation for Hebrew and/or Arabic languages. This package contains the shared libraries.

Libreoffice-l10n-he
office productivity suite -- Hebrew language package
Versions of package libreoffice-l10n-he
ReleaseVersionArchitectures
stretch5.2.7-1all
buster5.4.1-1all
sid5.4.2-3all
jessie-security4.3.3-2+deb8u7all
jessie4.3.3-2+deb8u7all
jessie-security4.3.3-2+deb8u1all
wheezy-security3.5.4+dfsg2-0+deb7u9all
wheezy3.5.4+dfsg2-0+deb7u6all
wheezy3.5.4+dfsg2-0+deb7u5all
wheezy3.5.4+dfsg2-0+deb7u4all
wheezy3.5.4+dfsg2-0+deb7u3all
wheezy3.5.4+dfsg2-0+deb7u2all
Debtags of package libreoffice-l10n-he:
culturehebrew
roleapp-data
Popcon: 65 users (4 upd.)*
Versions and Archs
License: DFSG free
Git

LibreOffice is a full-featured office productivity suite that provides a near drop-in replacement for Microsoft(R) Office.

This package contains the localization of LibreOffice in Hebrew. It contains the user interface, the templates and the autotext features. (please note that not all this is available for all possible languages). You can switch user interface language using the locales system.

Spelling dictionaries, hyphenation patterns, thesauri and help are not included in this package. There are some available in separate packages (myspell-, hyphen-, mythes-, libreoffice-help-)

If you just want to be able to spellcheck etc. in other languages, you can install extra dictionaries/hyphenation patterns/thesauri independently of the language packs.

Official Debian packages with lower relevance

Thunderbird-l10n-he
Hebrew language package for Thunderbird
Versions of package thunderbird-l10n-he
ReleaseVersionArchitectures
stretch-security52.3.0-4~deb9u1all
wheezy-proposed-updates45.8.0-3~deb7u1all
jessie45.8.0-3~deb8u1all
jessie-security45.8.0-3~deb8u1all
sid45.8.0-3all
buster52.3.0-4all
sid52.3.0-4all
wheezy-security52.3.0-4~deb7u2all
jessie-security52.3.0-4~deb8u2all
stretch52.3.0-4~deb9u1all
upstream52.4.0
Popcon: 53 users (18 upd.)*
Newer upstream!
License: DFSG free
Git

Thunderbird is an mail client suitable for free distribution. The goal of Thunderbird is to produce a cross platform stand-alone mail application using the XUL user interface language.

This package contains the localization of Thunderbird in Hebrew.

*Popularitycontest results: number of people who use this package regularly (number of people who upgraded this package recently) out of 201185