click - Click packages

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Updates Main amd64
Package filename click_0.4.43+16.04.20170613-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Package name click
Package version 0.4.43+16.04.20170613
Package release 0ubuntu1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category admin
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Colin Watson <>
Download size 14.13 KB
Installed size 86.00 KB
Click is a simplified packaging format that installs in a separate part of
the file system, suitable for third-party applications.
This package provides common files, including the main click program.


Package Version Architecture Repository
click_0.4.43+16.04.20170613-0ubuntu1_i386.deb 0.4.43+16.04.20170613 i386 Ubuntu Updates Main
click_0.4.43+16.04.20160203-0ubuntu2_i386.deb 0.4.43+16.04.20160203 i386 Ubuntu Main
click_0.4.43+16.04.20160203-0ubuntu2_amd64.deb 0.4.43+16.04.20160203 amd64 Ubuntu Main
click - - -


Name Value
adduser -
init-system-helpers >= 1.18~
libc6 >= 2.4
python3-click-package = 0.4.43+16.04.20170613-0ubuntu1
python3:any >= 3.2~


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click-package -


Name Value
click-package -


Name Value
click-package -


Type URL
Binary Package click_0.4.43+16.04.20170613-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Source Package click

Install Howto

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




2017-06-13 - Kyle Fazzari <>
click (0.4.43+16.04.20170613-0ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium
* Rename the python package this installs from click to click_package.
(LP: #1693226)
2016-02-12 - Colin Watson <>
click (0.4.43+16.04.20160203-0ubuntu2) xenial; urgency=medium
* Fix python3-click-package -> python3-click Replaces version
(LP: #1544776).
2016-02-03 - Colin Watson <>
click (0.4.43+16.04.20160203-0ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium
[ Colin Watson ]
* Fix test skipping in build_core_apps integration tests.
* Skip chroot integration tests on architectures that were not present in
* Fix TestChroot.test_exists_no integration test to be more meaningful
rather than just testing a command syntax error.
* Rename python3-click back to its original name of python3-click-package
to get it out of the way of PyPI's "click" package, conflicting with
python3-click and python3-click-cli; this is unfortunate and
non-compliant with the Python policy, but from that point of view the
package that owns the name in the upstream packaging system ought to
[ CI Train Bot ]
* No-change rebuild.
2015-12-29 - Colin Watson <>
click (0.4.42+16.04.20151229-0ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium
[ Colin Watson ]
* chroot: Point debootstrap at for non-primary
* Skip build_core_apps integration tests on architectures that lack
support for native- or cross-compiling for armhf.
[ CI Train Bot ]
* No-change rebuild.
2015-12-11 - Colin Watson <>
click (0.4.41+16.04.20151211-0ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium
[ Colin Watson ]
* Fix spurious test_sync_without_user_db test failure.
* Fix test failures under Python 2.
* Forbid installing packages with data tarball members whose names do not
start with "./" (LP: #1506467).
* Take evasive action in case the conflicting "click" package has been
installed locally from PyPI (LP: #1486841).
* Drop use of apt_pkg from click.install, since it's no longer needed
there (LP: #1510015).
[ Dimitri John Ledkov ]
* Require specific Click version, to avoid gi warnings that fail
test-suite (LP: #1522608).
* Set Vcs-* fields to the actual development branch.
[ CI Train Bot ]
* No-change rebuild.
2015-10-15 - Jamie Strandboge <>
click (0.4.40+15.10.20151006-0ubuntu1.1) wily; urgency=medium
* SECURITY UPDATE: fix privilege escalation via crafted data.tar.gz that
can be used to install alternate security policy than what is defined
- click/ Forbid installing packages with data tarball members
whose names do not start with "./". Patch thanks to Colin Watson.
- CVE-2015-XXXX
- LP: #1506467
2015-10-06 - Kyle Fazzari <>
click (0.4.40+15.10.20151006-0ubuntu1) wily; urgency=medium
[ Michael Vogt ]
* Don't follow symlinks when stat()ing files. (LP: 1496976)
[ Zoltán Balogh ]
* Add and pin up the overlay PPA for vivid.
[ Kyle Fazzari ]
* Garbage collect old user registrations. (LP: #1479001)
[ CI Train Bot ]
* No-change rebuild.
2015-07-02 - CI Train Bot <>
click ( wily; urgency=medium
[ Michael Vogt ]
* lp:~mvo/click/lp1456328-15.10-devlibs:
- add ubuntu-sdk-15.10-dev1
- remove ubuntu-core-15.04-dev1
2015-05-07 - CI Train Bot <>
click (0.4.39) vivid; urgency=low
[ Marco Trevisan (Treviño) ]
* handle "IP NOT FOUND" error (LP: #1433234)
[ Michael Vogt ]
* switch the default click chroot framework to ubuntu-sdk-14.04
2015-03-10 - CI Train Bot <>
click ( vivid; urgency=medium
[ Sebastien Bacher ]
* Don't try to replace initctl if it's not there (lp: #1430436)

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