python-getdns - modern asynchronous DNS API (python bindings)

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name python-getdns
Package version 0.6.0
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 77 B
Download size 22.21 KB
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getdns is a modern asynchronous DNS API.  It implements DNS entry
points from a design developed and vetted by application developers,
in an API specification edited by Paul Hoffman.  With the development
of this API, we intend to offer application developers a modernized
and flexible way to access DNS security (DNSSEC) and other powerful
new DNS features; a particular hope is to inspire application
developers towards innovative security solutions in their
This package contains python bindings for the library.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-getdns_0.6.0-1_i386.deb 0.6.0 i386 Ubuntu Universe
python-getdns - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14
libevent-2.0-5 >= 2.0.10-stable
libgetdns1 >= 0.9.0
python << 2.8
python >= 2.7~


Type URL
Binary Package python-getdns_0.6.0-1_amd64.deb
Source Package python-getdns

Install Howto

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




2016-01-27 - Ondřej Surý <>
python-getdns (0.6.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 0.6.0
* Update patches for 0.6.0 release
2016-01-15 - Scott Kitterman <>
python-getdns (0.5.0-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Backport upstream fix to back out STARTTLS support to align to
upstream getdns changes (Closes: #810260)
2015-12-29 - Scott Kitterman <>
python-getdns (0.5.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ SVN-Git Migration ]
* Migrate packaging to git with git-dpm
[ Scott Kitterman ]
* New upstream release
* Agreed maintainer change to DPMT
- Update maintainer/uploaders and point to DPMT git repository in debian/
* Add support for python3
- Create new python3-getdns binary
- Split documentation and examples into separate python-getdns-doc package
so they are not duplicated
- Adjust debian/rules and install files
* Update copyright year in debian/copyright
2015-06-17 - Daniel Kahn Gillmor <>
python-getdns (0.3.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* import upstream fix for segfault from
* fix package description
2015-04-30 - Daniel Kahn Gillmor <>
python-getdns (0.3.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New Upstream version (Closes: #783786)
* joined the packaging team, adding myself to uploaders.
2015-02-26 - Ondřej Surý <>
python-getdns (0.2.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Merge extra Scott Kitterman's changes from 0.2.0-2 into the repository
+ Adjust build-depends to fix FTBFS:
- Change python-all (>= 2.6.6-3) build-dep to python-all-dev (>= 2.6.6-3)
+ Add Build-depend on dh-python to ensure the latest version is used
* Add Vcs-* to debian/control
* No DPMT maintenance
2015-02-25 - Ondřej Surý <>
python-getdns (0.2.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version 0.2.1
* Depend on getdns >= 0.1.6
* Update patches for 0.2.1 release
2014-11-03 - Ondřej Surý <>
python-getdns (0.2.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #767890)
* Build-Depend on fixed version of libgetdns-dev

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