python-gluon - High-level Python web development framework

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Updates Universe i386
Package filename python-gluon_2.12.3-1ubuntu0.1_all.deb
Package name python-gluon
Package version 2.12.3
Package release 1ubuntu0.1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category universe/python
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 1.41 MB
Installed size 7.43 MB
web2py is a free, open-source web framework for agile development of
secure database-driven web applications; it is written in Python and
programmable in Python. Web2py is a full-stack framework, meaning that
it contains all the components you need to build fully functional web
applications. Web2py was inspired by Ruby on Rails and Django, and
follows a Model View Controller design.
This package include the python modules needed to run web applications
developed with Web2py


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-gluon_2.12.3-1ubuntu0.1_all.deb 2.12.3 all Ubuntu Updates Universe
python-gluon_2.12.3-1_all.deb 2.12.3 all Ubuntu Universe
python-gluon_2.12.3-1_all.deb 2.12.3 all Ubuntu Universe
python-gluon - - -


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


Type URL
Binary Package python-gluon_2.12.3-1ubuntu0.1_all.deb
Source Package web2py

Install Howto

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


2019-06-18 - Emilia Torino <>
web2py (2.12.3-1ubuntu0.1) xenial-security; urgency=medium
* SECURITY UPDATE: remote code execution
- debian/patches/CVE-2016-3957-1.patch: more secure sessions in
cookies using json
- debian/patches/CVE-2016-3957-2.patch: restored pickles in sessions
- debian/patches/CVE-2016-3957-3.patch: fixed sessions for long keys
- CVE-2016-3957
- CVE-2016-3954
- CVE-2016-3953
* SECURITY UPDATE: brute force password attack
- debian/patches/CVE-2016-10321.patch: check if host is denied before
verifying passwords
- CVE-2016-10321
* SECURITY UPDATE: information disclosure
- debian/patches/CVE-2016-3952-1.patch: do not leak global settings into
request object
- debian/patches/CVE-2016-3952-2.patch: adding back cmd_options
- debian/patches/CVE-2016-3952-3.patch: simplified beautify example
- debian/patches/CVE-2016-3952-4.patch: fixing error due to removing 
global settings from request
- debian/patches/CVE-2016-3952-5.patch: fixing typo on previous patch
- CVE-2016-3952 
2015-09-26 - José L. Redrejo Rodríguez <>
web2py (2.12.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ José L. Redrejo Rodríguez]
* Removed gtk patch, no needed now as tk looks good on Gnome  
* Added extras directory to the instalation
* Added apache configuration file to examples (Closes: #777696)
* Removed python-support references (Closes: #798479)
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (no changes needed)
[ Raphael Lechner ]
* New upstream release (Closes: #689658, #772360)
* Refreshed patches
* Add version patch
* Add fix_websocket_messaging patch
2015-09-07 - Piotr Ożarowski <>
web2py (1.99.7-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
[ Jakub Wilk ]
* Use canonical URIs for Vcs-* fields.
* Use empty lines to separate paragraphs in debian/control.
[ Ana Rodríguez López ]
* Replace python-support with dh-python (Closes: #786088)
2012-03-12 - José L. Redrejo Rodríguez <>
web2py (1.99.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Refreshed gtk_gui and fix_interpreters patches
2011-12-14 - José L. Redrejo Rodríguez <>
web2py (1.99.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Refreshed gtk_gui and avoid_upgrading patches
* Fixed bug in debian/patches/launcher (Closes: #650721)
2011-11-04 - José L. Redrejo Rodríguez <>
web2py ( unstable; urgency=low
* Updated upstream sources with real 1.99.2 version
* Ensure python-gtk2 is not needed to run web2py, fixing 
debian/patches/gtk_gui (Closes: #646931)
* Refreshed debian/patches/avoid_updating patch
2011-10-01 - José L. Redrejo Rodríguez <>
web2py (1.99.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed paths in Vcs* fields (Closes: #643924) 
2011-09-26 - José L. Redrejo Rodríguez <>
web2py (1.99.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version
* Reverted transition to dh_python2 because of bad placement of
files causing importing problems (Closes: #637971)
2011-08-08 - José L. Redrejo Rodríguez <>
web2py (1.98.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version
* Transition to dh_python2:
- Removed python-support from build dependencies in debian/control
- Bumped python version dependencies to 2.6.6-3 in debian/control
2011-06-27 - José L. Redrejo Rodríguez <>
web2py (1.97.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version
* Refreshed debian/patches/launcher to fix bug when used for first time
* Moved most examples from python-web2py to python-gluon package

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