Passepartout: Download

Passepartout is only available as source code, although third-party binary packages do exist.

Passepartout is released under a BSD-style license, see COPYING in the source distribution.

Required software

Version 0.6.90 requires the following programs and libraries.


Passepartout releases are hosted at


Extract the tar archive and read the INSTALL file. It is strongly recommended that you apply all patches (if any) associated with a release before building.

SVN access

You can always get the latest development tree from the subversion repository.

Run the following command to get the sources:

svn co svn:// passepartout

Note that you have to build the configure script on your own; follow the automake / autoconf instructions in DEVNOTES.

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– Rasmus & Fredrik