python-netfilter - Python module for manipulating netfilter rules (Python 2)

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name python-netfilter
Package version 0.6.3
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 46 B
Download size 8.45 KB
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This Python module acts as a wrapper around iptables to manipulate
the Linux kernel's packet filtering tables.
Typical applications include building firewalls or network access
This package contains the module for Python 2.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-netfilter_0.6.3-1_all.deb 0.6.3 all Ubuntu Universe
python-netfilter - - -


Name Value
iptables -
python:any >= 2.7.5-5~
python:any << 2.8


Type URL
Binary Package python-netfilter_0.6.3-1_all.deb
Source Package python-netfilter

Install Howto

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




2015-10-22 - Jeremy Lainé <>
python-netfilter (0.6.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Update debian/watch to point to github.
2015-05-26 - Jeremy Lainé <>
python-netfilter (0.6.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Jeremy Lainé ]
* New upstream release.
* Build both python-netfilter and python3-netfilter packages.
* Use dh_python2/dh_python3 instead of python-support (Closes: #786143).
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.6.
* Update debian/copyright to reflect upstream changes.
[ Jakub Wilk ]
* Use canonical URIs for Vcs-* fields.
2012-10-02 - Jeremy Lainé <>
python-netfilter (0.5.9-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Convert packaging to use debhelper 7.
* Rewrite debian/copyright according to copyright format 1.0.
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.3 (no changes).
2011-03-21 - Jeremy Lainé <>
python-netfilter (0.5.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Jeremy Lainé ]
* New upstream release.
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.1 (no changes).
[ Jakub Wilk ]
* Add watch file.
2009-03-27 - Jeremy Lainé <>
python-netfilter (0.5.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial upload to Debian (Closes: #521409).

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