python-bcrypt - password hashing library for Python

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name python-bcrypt
Package version 2.0.0
Package release 2build1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 61 B
Download size 17.90 KB
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bcrypt is a Python module which provides a password hashing method based on
the Blowfish password hashing algorithm, as described in
"A Future-Adaptable Password Scheme" by Niels Provos and David Mazieres:
This package provides the bcrypt Python module for Python 2.x.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-bcrypt_2.0.0-2build1_i386.deb 2.0.0 i386 Ubuntu Universe
python-bcrypt - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
python >= 2.7~
python << 2.8
python-cffi-backend-api-9729 -
python-six >= 1.4.1
python:any >= 2.7.5-5~


Type URL
Binary Package python-bcrypt_2.0.0-2build1_amd64.deb
Source Package python-bcrypt

Install Howto

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




2016-01-19 - Matthias Klose <>
python-bcrypt (2.0.0-2build1) xenial; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild to drop python3.4 support.
2016-01-10 - Daniel Stender <>
python-bcrypt (2.0.0-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Added import-tests-from-github.patch.
* deb/control: added python3-six to build-deps.
* deb/rules: removed test break failsafe from dh_auto_test override,
added customized py.test call.
* Added DEP-8 tests.
2016-01-08 - Daniel Stender <>
python-bcrypt (2.0.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Daniel Stender ]
* New upstream release (Closes: #803096).
* Switched upstream from py-bcrypt to pyuca/bcrypt (Closes: #796853).
* deb/control:
+ changed Priority from "extra" to "optional".
+ added Daniel Stender to Uploaders.
+ added dh-python and python{,3}-cffi and to build depends.
+ bumped Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (no changes needed).
+ updated Homepage.
+ added Vcs-Git and Vcs-Browser.
+ removed extended infos in long description text concerning py-bcrypt,
made short description easier, updated URI of the mentioned paper.
* deb/copyright:
+ updated.
+ added Daniel Stender to copyright holders of debian/.
* deb/rules:
+ added exports for DH_VERBOSE and DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS=nocheck.
+ build with Pybuild.
+ use override for dh_installdocs to contribute into both packages.
* deb/watch:
+ watch bcrypt on Pypi.
* Added:
+ deb/.git-dpm (Repo initialzed for Git-dpm).
+ deb/upstream/signing-key.asc.
* Dropped:
+ deb/manpage and deb/python-bcrypt.1 (belonging to py-bcrypt).
+ deb/docs (using dh_installdocs in deb/rules).
[ Raphaƫl Hertzog ]
* Add build-dependencies on python{3,}-pytest and python-six that will be
useful once we have actual tests in the tarball.
2014-03-31 - Dimitri John Ledkov <>
python-bcrypt (0.4-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Build-depend on python-all-dev and python3-all-dev, instead of just
default python3?-dev. (Closes: #741770)
2013-09-21 - Simon Fondrie-Teitler <>
python-bcrypt (0.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New Upstream release
* Migrate to git-buildpackage
* Update control file to reflect more modern debian standards (no changes)
* Update to use debhelper 9
* Add source/format of "3.0 (quilt)"
* Fix spelling of parametrised throughout debian/ directory
* Update watch file to use google code
* Remove depricated pycompat file
* Update copyright file to be machine-readable
2007-12-22 - Kevin Coyner <>
python-bcrypt (0.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #454627)
* Added man page.

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