boinc package in Ubuntu

boinc: metapackage for the BOINC client and the manager
boinc-client: core client for the BOINC distributed computing infrastructure
boinc-client-dbgsym: debug symbols for boinc-client
boinc-client-nvidia-cuda: metapackage for CUDA-savvy BOINC client and manager
boinc-client-opencl: metapackage for AMD/ATI OpenCL-savvy BOINC client and manager
boinc-dev: development files to build applications for BOINC projects (transitional)
boinc-manager: GUI to control and monitor the BOINC core client
boinc-manager-dbgsym: debug symbols for boinc-manager
boinc-screensaver: screen saver auto-controlling volunteer computing
boinc-screensaver-dbgsym: debug symbols for boinc-screensaver
boinc-virtualbox: metapackage for virtualbox-savvy projects
libboinc-app-dev: development files to build applications for BOINC projects
libboinc-app7: libraries for BOINC's scientific applications
libboinc-app7-dbgsym: debug symbols for libboinc-app7
libboinc7: libraries of BOINC the client depends on
libboinc7-dbgsym: debug symbols for libboinc7

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Package information

Debian BOINC Maintainers
Medium Urgency
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*actual publishing details may vary in this distribution, these are just the package defaults.

Upstream connections


BOINC (acronym for Berkeley Open Infrastructure for Network Computing) is a software platform for distributed computing using volunteered computer resources.

Bug supervisor: yes
Bug tracker: yes
Branch: no

There are no registered releases for the BOINC ⇒ trunk.

The Groovy Gorilla (active development)
7.16.15+dfsg-1 release (universe) 2020-06-03
The Focal Fossa (current stable release)
7.16.6+dfsg-1 release (universe) 2020-04-20
The Eoan Ermine (supported)
7.16.3+dfsg-1 release (universe) 2019-10-01
The Bionic Beaver (supported)
7.9.3+dfsg-5ubuntu2 updates (universe) 2018-06-28
7.9.3+dfsg-5 release (universe) 2018-04-21
The Xenial Xerus (supported)
7.6.31+dfsg-6 release (universe) 2016-04-13
7.6.31+dfsg-6ubuntu1 updates (universe) 2016-05-25
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
7.2.42+dfsg-1 release (universe) 2014-03-07
7.2.47+dfsg-3~ubuntu14.04.1 backports (universe) 2015-06-29
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
7.0.24+dfsg-1 release (universe) 2012-04-10
7.0.27+dfsg-5ubuntu0.12.04.1 updates (universe) 2012-07-25
7.0.65+dfsg-3~ubuntu12.04.1 backports (universe) 2013-05-29