python-pyosd - Python bindings for X On-Screen Display library

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name python-pyosd
Package version 0.2.14
Package release 6
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 71 B
Download size 10.78 KB
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PyOSD is a Python module for displaying text on your X display, much
like the "On Screen Displays" used on TVs and some monitors.
It can be used by anything that needs your attention, such as showing
the song currently playing in a Python-based MP3 player.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-pyosd_0.2.14-6_i386.deb 0.2.14 i386 Ubuntu Universe
python-pyosd - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libxosd2 >= 2.2.14
python >= 2.7~
python << 2.8
python:any >= 2.7.5-5~


Name Value
python2.7-pyosd -


Name Value
python-osd << 0.2.14-4


Name Value
python-osd << 0.2.14-4


Type URL
Binary Package python-pyosd_0.2.14-6_amd64.deb
Source Package python-osd

Install Howto

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




2014-08-28 - Javi Merino <>
python-osd (0.2.14-6) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Jakub Wilk ]
* Use canonical URIs for Vcs-* fields.
[ Javi Merino ]
* Team upload
* Acknowledge NMU
* Convert to dh_python2
* Add misc:Depends to python-pyosd
2012-01-24 - gregor herrmann <>
python-osd (0.2.14-5.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix "binary-indep doesn't build python-osd":
update binary-indep and binary-arch targets in debian/rules.
(Closes: #650788)
2009-06-04 - Mauro Lizaur <>
python-osd (0.2.14-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Rename of the binary package from "python-osd" to "python-pyosd" 
which is the actual name of the Python module.
* Changed the maintainer's e-mail address.
* Standards-Version bumped to 3.8.1
* debhelper compat bumped to 7
* debian/control
- switch Vcs-Browser field to viewsvn 
(Thanks to Sandro Tosi)
2008-09-23 - Mauro Lizaur <>
python-osd (0.2.14-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fixed missing dependencies on libxosd2 using 
${shlibs:Depends} to solve this. (closes: #497768)
* Removed unnecessary dependency on python-simplejson
* Added debian/watch file
* $PWD replaced by $(CURDIR) to avoid a possible FTBFS on debian/rules
* Replaced 'python' to 'Python' on the small desc of debian/control
* Updated Standard-Version to 3.8.0
2008-02-27 - Mauro Lizaur <>
python-osd (0.2.14-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Added to DPMT.
2008-01-20 - Mauro Lizaur <>
python-osd (0.2.14-2) unstable; urgency=high
* Fixed arch dependent binary (closes: #461601)
2008-01-10 - Mauro Lizaur <>
python-osd (0.2.14-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New Upstream version 0.2.14
* New maintainer (closes: #440782)
* python-twisted is now suggested (closes: #431172)
* Updated python-support in debian/control
* Standards-Version updated to 3.7.3
* URL changed in debian/copyright
* added debian/compat and removed the variable DH_COMPAT from 
* Upstream now supports non-western characters in cases where 
it wouldn't work before, bugfixes battery module and a cleaner 
fail is provided in case the font is unavailable.
2006-08-13 - Pierre Habouzit <>
python-osd (0.2.12-1.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Move dh_installdeb *after* dh_pysupport (Closes: #382769),
thanks to Jeremie Corbier.
2006-06-30 - Pierre Habouzit <>
python-osd (0.2.12-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Update package to the new python policy (Closes: #373332).
* Add missing depends on python-twisted (Closes: #320167).
2005-01-28 - Tommi Virtanen <>
python-osd (0.2.12-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release. Closes: #290724.
* Thanks for the NMU. Closes: #240549, #248774.
* Bump the standards version to 3.6.1.
* Dropping python 2.1 and 2.2, adding 2.4. Closes: #266435.
* Set section to python to make linda happy.

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