python-ldns - Python bindings for the ldns library for DNS programming

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name python-ldns
Package version 1.6.17
Package release 8
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 1.50 KB
Download size 200.34 KB
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The goal of ldns is to simplify DNS programming, it supports recent RFCs
like the DNSSEC documents, and allows developers to easily create software
conforming to current RFCs, and experimental software for current Internet
This archive contains modules that allow you to use LDNS Library in
Python programs.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-ldns_1.6.17-8ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb 1.6.17 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Universe
python-ldns_1.6.17-8ubuntu0.1_i386.deb 1.6.17 i386 Ubuntu Updates Universe
python-ldns_1.6.17-8_i386.deb 1.6.17 i386 Ubuntu Universe
python-ldns - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14
libldns1 >= 1.6.17
libpython2.7 >= 2.7
python >= 2.7~
python << 2.8
python:any >= 2.7.5-5~


Name Value
python2.7-ldns -


Type URL
Binary Package python-ldns_1.6.17-8_amd64.deb
Source Package ldns

Install Howto

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




2016-02-15 - Ondřej Surý <>
ldns (1.6.17-8) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Robert Edmonds ]
* Don't pass CPPFLAGS to swig (Closes: #811230)
2015-12-23 - Ondřej Surý <>
ldns (1.6.17-7) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add lintian overrides for slightly errorneous man pages
* Disable ldns-config distribution; please use pkg-config
* Add missing dh-python B-D
* Fix perl error in (Closes: #808665)
2015-12-22 - Ondřej Surý <>
ldns (1.6.17-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* Update packaging to debhelper compat level 9 and convert libldns to
MultiArch package
* Move the package under pkg-dns group umbrella
2014-06-19 - Ondřej Surý <>
ldns (1.6.17-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add upstream fix for double free for answers bigger than 4096 bytes
* Add upstream fix whitespace bug in ldns-read-zone
2014-06-16 - Ondřej Surý <>
ldns (1.6.17-4) unstable; urgency=high
* [CVE-2014-3209]: fix ldns-keygen writing private DNSKEYs with default
umask (Closes: #746758)
2014-06-13 - Ondřej Surý <>
ldns (1.6.17-3) unstable; urgency=high
* Add Breaks for dnssec-trigger as well to allow its backports without
symbol breakage in libldns1
2014-06-13 - Ondřej Surý <>
ldns (1.6.17-2) unstable; urgency=high
* Install libldns.pc into correct location (Closes:  #746614)
* Add Breaks for opendnssec version that uses strlcpy symbol from ldns
(Closes: #720702)
2014-02-11 - Ondřej Surý <>
ldns (1.6.17-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version 1.6.17
* Use updated watch file
* Refresh patches for 1.6.17 release
* Install libldns.pc to /usr/lib/pkg-config (Closes: #696025)
* Update symbols file that has removed some internal symbols
2013-07-10 - Ondřej Surý <>
ldns (1.6.16-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version 1.6.16
* Update patches for release 1.6.16
2012-11-27 - Ondřej Surý <>
ldns (1.6.13-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Add correct Breaks/Replaces, fix typo and version (Closes: #694468)

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