python-fdsend - Provides an abstraction for file descriptor passing via sockets

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Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name python-fdsend
Package version 0.2.1
Package release 2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 87 B
Download size 10.83 KB
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fdsend is yet another file descriptor passing abstraction, specifically for
Python. This package offers a few conveniences not commonly found together in
other abstractions: sending multiple files at once, sending arbitrary data,
and working with both files and file descriptors.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-fdsend_0.2.1-2_i386.deb 0.2.1 i386 Ubuntu Universe
python-fdsend - - -


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libc6 >= 2.2.5
python << 2.8
python >= 2.7.1-0ubuntu2
python2.7 -


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python2.7-fdsend -


Type URL
Binary Package python-fdsend_0.2.1-2_amd64.deb
Source Package fdsend

Install Howto

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




2011-08-23 - Fabian Knittel <>
fdsend (0.2.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Convert to dh_python2.
2011-08-23 - Fabian Knittel <>
fdsend (0.2.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release:
+ Fixes integer size mismatches on 64 bit architectures.
2011-08-16 - Philipp Kern <>
fdsend (0.2.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial upload.  (Closes: #634173)
* debian/control: set priority to optional
* Set source version to 3.0 (quilt) and exclude .gbp.conf from being
considered as a change to the upstream source.
2010-05-18 - Fabian Knittel <>
fdsend (0.1-5) fsmi-lenny; urgency=low
* Change build dependency from python-dev to python-all-dev, so that it
correctly builds against all available Python versions.
2010-05-10 - Fabian Knittel <>
fdsend (0.1-4) fsmi-lenny; urgency=low
* Use lenny's debhelper instead of a debhelper backport.
* Change to source version 1.0 (from 3.0 quilt).
2010-05-05 - Philipp Kern <>
fdsend (0.1-3) local; urgency=low
* Build-depend on debhelper >= 7.4 as --buildsystem is not supported
by the debhelper in Lenny.
* Build-depend on python-dev to get the appropriate header files.
2010-05-04 - Fabian Knittel <>
fdsend (0.1-2) local; urgency=low
* Clarified license and origin of the code.
2010-05-02 - Fabian Knittel <>
fdsend (0.1-1) local; urgency=low
* Initial release.

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