skytools3 - Skype tools for PostgreSQL replication, londiste and PGQ

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name skytools3
Package version 3.2.6
Package release 4
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 1.27 KB
Download size 139.00 KB
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This is a package of tools in use in Skype for replication and failover. It
contains the Londiste and PGQ services and scripts to run.


Package Version Architecture Repository
skytools3_3.2.6-4ubuntu0.1_i386.deb 3.2.6 i386 Ubuntu Updates Universe
skytools3_3.2.6-4ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb 3.2.6 amd64 Ubuntu Updates Universe
skytools3_3.2.6-4_amd64.deb 3.2.6 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
skytools3 - - -


Name Value
adduser -
python-pgq3 -
python:any >= 2.7.5-5~
python:any << 2.8


Type URL
Binary Package skytools3_3.2.6-4_i386.deb
Source Package skytools3

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install skytools3 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install skytools3




2016-01-14 - Martin Pitt <>
skytools3 (3.2.6-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Build for PostgreSQL 9.5.
2015-03-04 - Marco Nenciarini <>
skytools3 (3.2.6-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Install missing skytools_upgrade3 command and manpage
2015-03-02 - Marco Nenciarini <>
skytools3 (3.2.6-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Change the init script to create transient data directories owned by
the user running the daemon
2015-02-27 - Marco Nenciarini <>
skytools3 (3.2.6-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version.
* Updated watch file. Github repository is the authoritative source.
* Remove upstream patch a0f3c0e169ad19ab8486bbb95855132550f905c2
* Configure git-buildpackage to work with submodules.
* debian/control: Add myself to Uploaders field
* Updated Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (no changes)
* Add tests-invalid-echo.patch: Fix invalid "off" value for \set ECHO to
"none". Fixes test regression with PostgreSQL 9.4.1.
Thanks to Martin Pitt <> (Closes: 777524)
* Add tests-ticker-missing-installcheck.patch: Fix missing installcheck
target in ticker Makefile
2014-08-13 - Christoph Berg <>
skytools3 (3.2-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Remove /var/{log,run}/skytools on purge. Spotted by piuparts.
* Move to dh-python2. Suggested by lintian.
2014-07-28 - Christoph Berg <>
skytools3 (3.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Build against PostgreSQL 9.4.
* New upstream version.
* Set team as maintainer.
* Use "all" in debian/pgversions and B-D on pg-server-dev-all 148.
* Generate debian/postgresql-*-pgq3.* at build time.
* Pull a0f3c0e169ad19ab8486bbb95855132550f905c2 from upstream to fix
londiste regression tests.
2014-02-26 - Christoph Berg <>
skytools3 (3.1.5-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version.
* Include orig-lib.tar.gz for the libusual submodule.
* Add watch file.
* Point Vcs at packaging git on git.d.o.
* Add "9.3" in debian/pgversions.
* Correctly remove alternatives on remove, spotted by Andreas Beckmann.
(Closes: #700706)
* Run installcheck using autopkgtest (needs trust auth).
+ Accept alternative londiste_provider result (- vs %2d).
2013-02-08 - Christoph Berg <>
skytools3 (3.1.3-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream version.
* Includes packaging fixes from Dimitri and Marko.
* Properly uses pg_buildext (Closes: #644540, #694030)
* Depends on python-psycopg2 (Closes: #652344)
2011-10-11 - Dimitri Fontaine <>
skytools3 (3.0~rc2-1) experimental; urgency=low
* Fix skytools3-walmgr dependencies (support 9.1)
* Bug fixes upstream
2011-07-06 - Dimitri Fontaine <>
skytools3 (3.0~rc1-2) experimental; urgency=low
* Add automake to the Build Depends (Closes: #632574)
* Merge with upstream

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