python-afl - American Fuzzy Lop (afl) for pure Python code

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name python-afl
Package version 0.5.1
Package release 2build1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 92 B
Download size 28.94 KB
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Python-afl provides fuzz testing (brute force vulnerability discovery)
by the fuzzer American Fuzzy Lop (afl) for Python code.
Several flaws in a couple of popular programs could be detected
successfully with it (see /usr/share/doc/python-afl/trophy-case.rst).
This package contains the afl bindings for Python 2 code.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-afl_0.5.1-2build1_i386.deb 0.5.1 i386 Ubuntu Universe
python-afl - - -


Name Value
afl -
libc6 >= 2.14
python << 2.8
python >= 2.7~


Type URL
Binary Package python-afl_0.5.1-2build1_amd64.deb
Source Package python-afl

Install Howto

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




2016-01-19 - Matthias Klose <>
python-afl (0.5.1-2build1) xenial; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild to drop python3.4 support.
2015-10-02 - Daniel Stender <>
python-afl (0.5.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* deb/control:
+ build against python{,3}-all-dev.
+ for Breaks, use substvar instead of hard coding
the package version [thanks to Jakub Wilk].
2015-09-19 - Daniel Stender <>
python-afl (0.5.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release (Closes: #799397).
2015-09-14 - Daniel Stender <>
python-afl (0.5-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* deb/control: set up cross Breaks to keep binaries aligned for stable
alternatives, yet needed for updates from 0.2.1-1 (Closes: #798354).
* Made maintainer scripts executable.
2015-09-08 - Daniel Stender <>
python-afl (0.5-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* deb/rules: run tests during build (added deps in deb/control, tests-point-
* Set up DEP-8 testing.
* deb/python{,3}-afl.postinst/prerm: removed "exit 0" line (Closes: #798216).
* deb/changelog: added missing new upstream release line and completed
filenames of added scripts in entry of 0.5-1.
2015-09-05 - Daniel Stender <>
python-afl (0.5-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* deb/control:
+ removed version from description line of first package (misleading as
package tracker description line).
+ dropped extra info on early development stage in package description
(several releases lately, bumped already from experimental).
* deb/rules: use dh_installdocs override to contribute into both packages,
dropped deb/docs.
* py-afl-showmap has been dropped in 0.3: removed manpage, added deb/NEWS with
info on this.
* use alternatives to contribute wrapper script in both packages:
+ deb/rules: install wrapper privately into both binaries.
+ deb/rules: build manpage twice with different file names.
+ added deb/python{,3}-afl.postinst and deb/python{,3}-afl.prerm.
+ deb/control: removed info on package difference from description.
2015-08-09 - Daniel Stender <>
python-afl (0.2.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Initial release (Closes: #792317).

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