Calibre 0.9.18 now available in APT repository

I have imported Calibre 0.9.18+dfsg1-1bzr and its dependencies into my Apt repository for Ubuntu quantal (and Linux Mint 14). Although this isn’t the latest software release, it is the latest release published in Ubuntu raring. This makes it very easy to backport with pbuilder.

This version or later is required to work around a bug in Calibre that prevents importing eBooks in AZW3 format. Amazon Kindle for PC uses AZW3 format. If you want to buy books and use DeDRM to actually own them, you should upgrade to this version of Calibre.

Using Calibre 0.8.x, you’ll get this error when reading or converting AZW3 eBooks:

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