setools - tools for Security Enhanced Linux policy analysis

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name setools
Package version 3.3.8+20151215
Package release 2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 2.19 KB
Download size 485.43 KB
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Security-enhanced Linux is a patch of the Linux kernel and a number
of utilities with enhanced security functionality designed to add
mandatory access controls to Linux. These are Tools for analysing
security policy on SELinux systems.
This package contains the CLI tools.


Package Version Architecture Repository
setools_3.3.8+20151215-2_amd64.deb 3.3.8+20151215 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
setools - - -


Name Value
libbz2-1.0 -
libc6 >= 2.8
libgcc1 >= 1:3.0
libqpol1 >= 3.3.8+20151215
libselinux1 >= 1.32
libsqlite3-0 >= 3.5.9
libstdc++6 >= 5.2
libxml2 >= 2.7.4


Type URL
Binary Package setools_3.3.8+20151215-2_i386.deb
Source Package setools

Install Howto

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




2016-01-24 - Laurent Bigonville <>
setools (3.3.8+20151215-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* debian/libsefs4.symbols.sparc64: Add .symbols file for sparc64
* debian/watch: The project has moved to github, update the URL
* debian/control: Update the Homepage URL to the new github wiki page
* Move logwatch script to /usr/share/logwatch (Closes: #752337)
2015-12-28 - Laurent Bigonville <>
setools (3.3.8+20151215-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* New upstream snapshot (Closes: #806485)
- Bump versions of the libsepol and libselinux build-dependencies
- Refresh the patches
- Drop debian/patches/fix-sediffx-crash.patch, applied upstream
- Drop debian/patches/fix-lsetfilecon_raw-prototype.patch, applied upstream
- Drop debian/patches/setools-swig-2.0.7.patch: The bindings are now
building properly, this patch is not needed anymore
- Adjust the symbols files
* debian/gbp.conf: Sign tags by default
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (no further changes)
* debian/control: Bump swig version to 2.0.0
* debian/rules: Fix FTBFS when building arch-indep packages only (Closes:
* debian/control: Add dh-python to the build-dependencies
* Drop Java bindings, they are not building anymore and I'm not even sure
they were working before (Closes: #748593)
* Adjust libsefs symbols file on several arch and make the build fail if the
symbols file doesn't match (Closes: #775915)
2015-05-31 - Wookey <>
setools (3.3.8-3.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Add symbols for arm64 (Closes: 777750)
* Add files/clean so rebuilds work
* Add symbols for sh4 (Closes: 779395)
2014-09-17 - Aurelien Jarno <>
setools (3.3.8-3.1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Aurelien Jarno ]
* Non-maintainer upload.
[ Andreas Florath ]
* secmds/ Fixed prototype of lsetfilecon_raw.
(Closes: #750331)
[ Breno Leitao ]
* debian/libsefs4.symbols.ppc64el: link to the ppc64 symbols file.
(Closes: #753515)
2013-12-27 - Laurent Bigonville <>
setools (3.3.8-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* debian/control: Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5 (no further changes)
* Add debian/patches/fix-sediffx-crash.patch: Fix sediffx crash (LP:
2013-12-07 - Laurent Bigonville <>
setools (3.3.8-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
* Split GUI tools in their own package (LP: #598025)
* debian/control: Move libsetools-jni to the java Section
* debian/rules: Pass --as-needed to the linker and call dh_autoreconf with
--as-needed to minimize the runtime dependencies
* debian/control: Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4 (no further changes)
* debian/control: Use the canonical URL for the VCS-Git field
* debian/rules: Supply --with-javac-flags to ensure java source/target is
set to 1.5. (LP: #1049807)
* debian/patches/fix-javacflags.patch: Use JAVACFLAGS instead of JAVAFLAGS
2013-05-10 - Laurent Bigonville <>
setools (3.3.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
* New upstream release
- Fix seaudit crash on start (Closes: #706519)
- Drop d/p/add-setools-seinfo-and-sesearch-python-bindings.patch,
d/p/fix_configure.patch: Applied upstream
- d/p/configure_multiarch.patch, d/p/legacy.patch: Refreshed
* debian/libsefs4.symbols.powerpcspe: Fix FTBFS on powerpcspe (Closes:
* debian/control:
- Bump libsepol1-dev and libselinux1-dev build-dependencies
- Remove unneeded build-dependencies
* debian/libqpol1.symbols, debian/libapol4.symbols: Adjust .symbols files
* debian/patches/python_setools_path.patch: Fix installation path of the
python modules
2013-01-28 - Nick Andrik <>
setools (3.3.7-3.3) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* debian/libsefs4.symbols.ppc64:
- Add symbols support for ppc64

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