pound - reverse proxy, load balancer and HTTPS front-end for Web servers

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name pound
Package version 2.7
Package release 1.3
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 199 B
Download size 93.51 KB
Official Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Pound was developed to enable distributing the load among several Web-servers
and to allow for a convenient SSL wrapper for those Web servers that do not
offer it natively.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pound_2.7-1.3_amd64.deb 2.7 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
pound - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libpcre3 -
libssl1.0.0 >= 1.0.0


Type URL
Binary Package pound_2.7-1.3_i386.deb
Source Package pound

Install Howto

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




2017-02-19 - Sebastian Andrzej Siewior <sebastian@breakpoint.cc>
pound (2.7-1.3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Build it with libssl1.0-dev for Jessie (Closes: #828511).
2016-07-31 - Brett Parker <iDunno@sommitrealweird.co.uk>
pound (2.7-1.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Include .orig.tar.gz in upload.
2016-07-31 - Brett Parker <iDunno@sommitrealweird.co.uk>
pound (2.7-1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix failed binary only upload.
2016-07-30 - Brett Parker <iDunno@sommitrealweird.co.uk>
pound (2.7-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
2015-05-05 - Thijs Kinkhorst <thijs@debian.org>
pound (2.6-6.1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Thijs Kinkhorst ]
* Non-maintainer upload by the security team with maintainer approval.
* Add missing part of anti_beast patch to fix disabling of client
renegotiation. (Closes: #765649)
[ Brett Parker ]
* 2.7-1
2014-10-20 - Brett Parker <iDunno@sommitrealweird.co.uk>
pound (2.6-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Add options to disable SSLv2 and SSLv3.
2014-10-19 - Brett Parker <iDunno@sommitrealweird.co.uk>
pound (2.6-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Add MKCALENDAR support (Closes: #742488)
* Check config file is valid for restart/force-restart (Closes: #747517)
* Up max http size to 8k (Closes: #691941)
2014-03-03 - Brett Parker <iDunno@sommitrealweird.co.uk>
pound (2.6-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Add HTTP PATCH support
* Add semaphore wait support (Closes: #737853)
2014-01-26 - Brett Parker <iDunno@sommitrealweird.co.uk>
pound (2.6-3) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer: Brett Parker <iDunno@sommitrealweird.co.uk>
* Update xss_redirect_patch
- Allow = character in urls (Closes: #723731)
* Add patch from Joe Gooch <mrwizard@k12system.com> for CRIME vulnerability
- tls_compression_disable.patch (Closes: #727197)
2012-02-03 - Martin Meredith <mez@debian.org>
pound (2.6-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Update anti_beast patch
- Actually authored by Joe Gooch <mrwizard@k12system.com>
- Fix segfault on some systems
* Added patch to fix XSS redirect vulnerability
- Patch from Joe Gooch <mrwizard@k12system.com>
* Switched to dpkg-buildflags (Closes: #654833)
- Patch from Moritz Muehlenhoff <jmm@debian.org>

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