python-gconf - Python bindings for the GConf configuration database system

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 17.10 (Artful Aardvark)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name python-gconf
Package version 2.28.1+dfsg
Package release 1.2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 124 B
Download size 22.29 KB
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This package contains modules that allow to access and manipulate the
GNOME configuration database (GConf) from Python programs.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-gconf_2.28.1+dfsg-1.2_amd64.deb 2.28.1+dfsg amd64 Ubuntu Universe
python-gconf - - -


Name Value
gconf-service -
libc6 >= 2.4
libgconf-2-4 >= 3.2.5
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.24.0
libpython2.7 >= 2.7
python << 2.8
python >= 2.7
python-gobject-2 >= 2.17.0


Name Value
python-gnome2 << 2.22.3-3


Type URL
Binary Package python-gconf_2.28.1+dfsg-1.2_i386.deb
Source Package gnome-python

Install Howto

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




2016-11-27 - Dr. Tobias Quathamer <>
gnome-python (2.28.1+dfsg-1.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix FTBFS with dpkg-buildpackage -A.
Thanks to Santiago Vila <> (Closes: #831950)
* Remove GNOME_COMMON_INIT. (Closes: #830002)
2014-10-11 - Wookey <>
gnome-python (2.28.1+dfsg-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* autoreconf on build to support new architectures (Closes: 558556)
2012-02-06 - Michael Biebl <>
gnome-python (2.28.1+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Josselin Mouette ]
* Replace python-gobject by python-gobject-2.
* Update repository URL.
[ Michael Biebl ]
* Repack upstream tarball and drop the waf build system. Closes: #654470
* Update watch file to mangle the version for the +dfsg suffix.
* Update Vcs-* URLs.
* Don't use brace expansion in .install files.
2011-06-08 - Martin Pitt <>
gnome-python (2.28.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
[ Josselin Mouette ]
* Drop incorrect ${python:Provides}.
[ Martin Pitt ]
* debian/ Add Conficts/Replaces: python-gnomecanvas. This only
existed in Ubuntu (which now is getting rid of this delta), and is a
no-op for Debian.
* debian/watch: Fix syntax to actually catch latest version. Also move to
*.bz2, upstream does not release .gz tarballs any more.
* debian/python-gnome2.postinst: Remove old{,c} cruft from
pysupport, which causes bad imports after upgrades. (LP: #790613)
2011-04-23 - Laurent Bigonville <>
gnome-python (2.28.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Use dh_python2 instead of pysupport
* Rebuild for python 2.7 transition (Closes: #623396, #623729)
* debian/
- Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2
- Bump python-all-dev build-dependency to >= 2.6.6-3~
- Bump debhelper build-dependency to 8
- Drop Conflicts/Replaces for packages that only exist prior lenny
- Drop quilt build-dependency
- Drop versionize build-dependency against dpkg-dev, the required version
exists since etch
* debian/rules:
- Use dh_prep instead of dh_clean -k
- Drop call to patch/unpatch target
- Drop quilt.make include
- Call dh_python2 instead of dh_pysupport
* Switch to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format
2010-04-13 - Josselin Mouette <>
gnome-python (2.28.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
2010-01-26 - Luca Falavigna <>
gnome-python (2.28.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/debian/python-gconf.install, debian/python-gnome2.install:
- Use jolly characters to fix FTBFS with python2.6 (Closes: #566936).
2009-09-24 - Josselin Mouette <>
gnome-python (2.28.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Add build-dependency and dependencies on pygobject 2.17.
2009-04-25 - Luca Bruno <>
gnome-python (2.26.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/
- Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.1 (no changes needed).
* debian/patches/70_relibtoolize.patch:
- Remove, lintian doesn't complain about rpath on amd64.
2009-03-09 - Josselin Mouette <>
gnome-python (2.22.3-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Update Vcs-* fields.
* Remove empty python-gnome2.examples.
* Split the gconf module in a separate package named python-gconf.

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