paxrat - PaX flags management tool

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name paxrat
Package version 1.0
Package release 3
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 2.00 KB
Download size 636.82 KB
Official Mirror
PaX implements least privilege protections for memory pages in the
Linux kernel and prevent different security-related exploits.
paxrat helps to keep and control PaX flags on binaries installed
on the system.


Package Version Architecture Repository
paxrat_1.0-3_amd64.deb 1.0 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
paxrat - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.3.6-6~


Type URL
Binary Package paxrat_1.0-3_i386.deb
Source Package paxrat

Install Howto

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




2017-01-23 - Santiago Ruano Rincón <>
paxrat (1.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: Fix Vcs-Git URL. Thanks to:
Robbie Harwood <> (Closes: #846885)
* Add Recommends: paxctl (Closes: #849863)
* dpkg/apt hook checks if paxrat binary exists (Closes: #852086)
2016-11-27 - Santiago Ruano Rincón <>
paxrat (1.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/copyright: upstream patches in debian/patches are GPL-3+
2016-11-22 - Santiago Ruano Rincón <>
paxrat (1.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Initial release, upstream v1.0 (Closes: #810479)
* Import patches from upstream git repository. Changes up to 2016-11-04:
- 0001-Checking-paths-for-dpkg-divertion.patch
- 0002-Hardcoded-dpkg-divert-path.patch
- 0003-Fixes-8-dpkg-divert-checking-is-done-before-everythi.patch
- 0004-Fixed-error-handling-problem-in-initWatcher-that-was.patch
- 0005-Removed-binary-does-not-exist-cannot-set-flags-debug.patch
- 0006-Added-force-xattr-mode.-Code-style-cleanup.patch
- 0007-Added-firefox-esr-pax-flags.patch
- 0008-Added-ability-to-set-a-replacement-variable-in-the-b.patch
- 0009-Patch-to-always-disable-emultramp-if-isn-t-specified.patch
- 0010-Merged-Subgraph-OS-paxrat.conf-into-the-repo.patch
- 0011-Added-flags-for-chromium-and-gnome-builder-fixing-su.patch
- 0012-Added-PaX-flag-for-pulseaudio.patch
* Add debian/patches/submitted-README-fix-typo.patch
* Additional paxrat conf for:
- lightdm-gtk-greeter
- mutt
* Generate paxrat.1 manpage from an adjusted copy. Include

See Also

Package Description
paxtest_0.9.14-2_i386.deb Test suite for the PaX kernel patch
pbalign-doc_0.3.0-1_all.deb documentation for pbalign
pbalign_0.3.0-1_all.deb map Pacific Biosciences reads to reference DNA sequences
pbgenomicconsensus_2.1.0-1_all.deb Pacific Biosciences variant and consensus caller
pbh5tools_0.8.0+dfsg-5build1_all.deb tools for manipulating Pacific Biosciences HDF5 files
pbhoney_15.8.24+dfsg-2_all.deb genomic structural variation discovery
pbjelly_15.8.24+dfsg-2_all.deb genome assembly upgrading tool
pbnj_2.04-4.1_all.deb a suite of tools to monitor changes on a network
pbsim_1.0.3-3_i386.deb simulator for PacBio sequencing reads
pbsuite_15.8.24+dfsg-2_all.deb software for Pacific Biosciences sequencing data
pbuilder-scripts_22_all.deb Wrapper scripts for pbuilder
pbzip2_1.1.9-1_i386.deb parallel bzip2 implementation
pcal_4.11.0-3_i386.deb generate Postscript calendars without X
pcalendar_3.4.1-1_all.deb track menstrual cycles and predict fertility periods
pcapfix_1.1.0-2_i386.deb repairs broken pcap and pcapng files