screen-resolution-extra - Extension for the GNOME screen resolution applet

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package name screen-resolution-extra
Package version 0.17.3
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 67 B
Download size 11.41 KB
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Extension for the GNOME screen resolution applet.


Package Version Architecture Repository
screen-resolution-extra_0.17.3_all.deb 0.17.3 all Ubuntu Main
screen-resolution-extra - - -


Name Value
policykit-1-gnome -
polkit-1-auth-agent -
python3-gi -
python3-xkit >= 0.5.0


Type URL
Binary Package screen-resolution-extra_0.17.3_all.deb
Source Package screen-resolution-extra

Install Howto

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




2018-04-06 - Chris Coulson <>
screen-resolution-extra (0.17.3) bionic; urgency=medium
* SECURITY UPDATE: PID race in screenresolution-mechanism
- screenresolution-mechanism: Pass the system bus name of the calling
process to Policykit, rather than the PID
- CVE-2018-8885
2018-01-28 - Vlad Orlov <>
screen-resolution-extra (0.17.2) bionic; urgency=medium
* Depend on policykit-1-gnome | polkit-1-auth-agent for desktop
environments that provide their own PolicyKit authentication
agents. (LP: #1745815)
2014-02-18 - Alberto Milone <>
screen-resolution-extra (0.17.1) trusty; urgency=low
* screenresolution-mechanism:
- Make sure that the mechanism uses python 3 (LP: #1274733).
- Replace gobject with the gir libraries.
2014-02-03 - Alberto Milone <>
screen-resolution-extra (0.17) trusty; urgency=low
* debian/control, debian/rules,
- Drop support for Python 2.x.
- Do not import gtk, gobject, os, re modules (LP: #1275223).
2013-11-11 - Alberto Milone <>
screen-resolution-extra (0.16ubuntu2) trusty; urgency=low
* debian/control:
- Add the correct Vcs-Git and Vcs-Browser.
2013-11-09 - Iain Lane <>
screen-resolution-extra (0.16ubuntu1) trusty; urgency=low
* Fix syntax error in which broke upgrades. (LP: #1249460) 
2013-11-08 - Alberto Milone <>
screen-resolution-extra (0.16) trusty; urgency=low
- Add action and mechanism for Nvidia PRIME.
2012-10-26 - Matthias Klose <>
screen-resolution-extra (0.15ubuntu1) raring; urgency=low
* Build depend on the python*-all-dev packages.
2012-07-12 - Alberto Milone <>
screen-resolution-extra (0.15) quantal; urgency=low
* Add support for python 3.
* Migrate to python-gi.
* Fix issue with the new XKit API (LP: #1012774).
* Drop obsolete code for the DontZap option.
2012-06-05 - Alberto Milone <>
screen-resolution-extra (0.14ubuntu3) quantal; urgency=low
* debian/control:
- Depend on python-xkit (>= 0.5.0).
- Add support for the new python-xkit API.

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