python-apipkg - namespace control and lazy-import mechanism for Python

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package filename python-apipkg_1.4-2_all.deb
Package name python-apipkg
Package version 1.4
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category universe/python
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 7.24 KB
Installed size 33.00 KB
With apipkg you can control the exported namespace of a Python package and
greatly reduce the number of imports for your users. It is a small pure
Python module that works on virtually all Python versions, including
CPython2.3 to Python3.1, Jython and PyPy. It co-operates well with Python's
help() system, custom importers (PEP302) and common command line completion
This package contains apipkg for Python 2.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-apipkg_1.4-2_all.deb 1.4 all Ubuntu Universe
python-apipkg - - -


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


Type URL
Binary Package python-apipkg_1.4-2_all.deb
Source Package apipkg

Install Howto

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




2017-06-19 - Daniel Stender <>
apipkg (1.4-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* package orphaned:
+ deb/control: maintainer set to Debian QA Group.
2016-10-03 - Daniel Stender <>
apipkg (1.4-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* build with apipkg_1.4.orig.tar.xz (Files-Excluded items stripped out).
* build Python 3 package (Closes: #790676):
+ add python3-all and python3-setuptools to build-deps in deb/control.
+ add package description in deb/control.
+ build using dh-python3 in deb/rules.
* deb/control:
+ put myself into Maintainer field.
+ build with Debhelper 9 (plus, bumped level in deb/compat).
+ add dh-python, pytest and py to build-deps.
+ bump Standards to 3.9.8 (no changes needed).
+ update Homepage URI.
+ add Vcs fields (source at collab-maint).
+ drop Provides and Breaks (obsolete).
+ cosmetics (wrapped).
* deb/copyright:
+ rewritten to meet DEP-5, updated.
+ add Files-Excluded (for egg-info/, .hg-s).
* deb/rules:
+ use pybuild as build system.
+ add export for PYBUILD_NAME.
+ add override for dh_auto_test (for launching pytest).
+ add override for dh_installdocs to contribute into both packages.
+ cosmetics (remove spurious comment line).
* deb/watch: watch
* deb/clean: remove whole egg-info/ folder.
* add: deb/gbp.conf.
* remove: deb/docs.
* fix DEP-8 tests.
2016-09-26 - Daniel Stender <>
apipkg (1.4-0.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* New upstream release (Closes: #838921).
* deb/control: add setuptools to build-deps.
2011-04-16 - Piotr O┼╝arowski <>
apipkg (1.0-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload (just a rebuild to add Python 2.7 and
dropPython 2.5 support)
2011-02-26 - Adam Schmalhofer <>
apipkg (1.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Imported Upstream version 1.0
* python-support => dh_python2
* Bumped Standards-Version
2010-09-29 - Adam Schmalhofer <>
apipkg (1.0~b6-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Rebuilt with now current Python versions (Closes: #597924)
2010-02-07 - Adam Schmalhofer <>
apipkg (1.0~b6-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Include README.txt
2010-02-07 - Adam Schmalhofer <>
apipkg (1.0~b6-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Standards-Version bumped to 3.8.4
2010-01-27 - Adam Schmalhofer <>
apipkg (1.0~b6-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Added proper debian/copyright - thanks to Chris Lamb
* s/python/Python in package description - thanks to Chris Lamb
2010-01-25 - Adam Schmalhofer <>
apipkg (1.0~b6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #566854)

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