pius - utilities for signing GPG UIDs and prepare a signing party

Distribution: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository: Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name: pius
Package version: 2.2.1
Package release: 2
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 144 B
Download size: 36.01 KB
Official Mirror: archive.ubuntu.com
The PGP Individual UID Signer (PIUS) is a set of tools for individually signing all of the UIDs on a set of keys and encrypt-emailing each one to its respective email address. This drastically reduces the time and errors involved in signing keys after a keysigning party.



    Binary package: pius_2.2.1-2_all.deb
    Source package: pius

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install pius deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install pius


    • /usr/bin/pius
    • /usr/bin/pius-keyring-mgr
    • /usr/bin/pius-party-worksheet
    • /usr/bin/pius-report
    • /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/pius-2.2.1.egg-info
    • /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/libpius/__init__.py
    • /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/libpius/constants.py
    • /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/libpius/exceptions.py
    • /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/libpius/mailer.py
    • /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/libpius/signer.py
    • /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/libpius/state.py
    • /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/libpius/util.py
    • /usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/libpius/wotsap.py
    • /usr/share/doc/pius/NEWS.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/pius/README-keyring-mgr.md
    • /usr/share/doc/pius/README-report.md
    • /usr/share/doc/pius/README.md.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/pius/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/pius/copyright
    • /usr/share/man/man1/pius.1.gz


    2015-11-20 - David Martínez Moreno <ender@debian.org> pius (2.2.1-2) unstable; urgency=low * debian/patches: - progress_pinentry_launched: Added from upstream to fix pius with new versions of GnuPG (closes: #805649). - typos,typos: Refreshed.

    2015-10-10 - David Martínez Moreno <ender@debian.org> pius (2.2.1-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release: - The big change is that now GnuPG 2.x is the default and support for 1.x is deprecated, to be removed in a later release. - Significantly refactored code into more classes. - Added pius-report, a utility for verifying if keys have been signed after a party. - Changed the default mode to use gpg-agent. * debian/control: - No news about Luke Cycon, so remove him from Uploaders. Thanks for your work, and feel free to return at any point! - Added X-Python-Version. - Added gnupg2 and prepare a NEWS file for hinting about the migration. - Moved the section to utils. * debian/NEWS: Added. * debian/docs: Adjusted for the new names.

    2015-07-29 - David Martínez Moreno <ender@debian.org> pius (2.1.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium * New upstream release: - This version moves to always using long keyids internally for security. We recommend setting keyid-format long in your ~/.gnupg/gpg.conf. - This release also includes a variety of bugfixes and some significant code refactoring. - pius-party-worksheet has been fixed (closes: #766217). * debian/patches/01_typos,typos: Refreshed. * debian/control: - Moved Luke Cycon <lcycon@gmail.com> to Uploaders, after 5 years without any news from him, and take over as Maintainer. - Bumped Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (no changes). - Added dh-python to Build-Depends. * debian/watch: Added. * debian/upstream: Added Phil's GPG key to validate pius' releases.

    2014-04-08 - David Martínez Moreno <ender@debian.org> pius (2.0.11-1) unstable; urgency=medium * New upstream version (closes: #681939): - Added pius-keyring-mgr, a new utility for managing keyrings, mostly useful for party organizers. - Added pius-party-worksheet. Previously this was offered on the site, but not as part of this package. Generates party worksheets. - Skip expired UIDs and JPG UIDs. - Made the mail library more robust and switch by default to TLS. - Tons of other fixes for uncommon configs. * debian/control: - Add myself as an Uploader. - Add Alioth git repo. - Depend on dh 9. - Add proper dependencies for dh_python2. * debian/install: Install the two new utilities. * debian/compat: Bump it to 9. * debian/pius.1: Update the man page. Thanks, Philipp Matthias Hahn (closes: #602588). Fixed some additional typos on top of that. * debian/patches/01_typos,typos.patch: Added to fix Phil's lovely typos. * debian/rules: Added --with python2. * debian/docs: Added README.keyring-mgr. * debian/copyright: Rewrote it from scratch in DEP-5 format, dropped the "exception" (it's not such an exception but just a confirmation that he wants just GPL-2, not a later one.) Dropped the Lintian overrides too.

    2010-08-08 - Luke Cycon <lcycon@gmail.com> pius (2.0.7-2) unstable; urgency=low * Add README to debian/docs (Closes: #592304) - Thanks to Eric Dorland for noticing its absence * Bump Standards-Version: No changes.

    2010-03-13 - Luke Cycon <lcycon@gmail.com> pius (2.0.7-1) unstable; urgency=low * Initial release (Closes: #573784)