paxctl - new PaX control program for using the PT_PAX_FLAGS marking

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package filename paxctl_0.9-1build1_amd64.deb
Package name paxctl
Package version 0.9
Package release 1build1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category universe/admin
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 10.59 KB
Installed size 30.00 KB
paxctl may be used to control PaX flags on a per-binary basis. PaX is a set
of kernel security patches to enhance a system's security. It is part of
grsecurity (linux-patch-grsecurity2), among others.


Package Version Architecture Repository
paxctl_0.9-1build1_i386.deb 0.9 i386 Ubuntu Universe
paxctl - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.7


Type URL
Binary Package paxctl_0.9-1build1_amd64.deb
Source Package paxctl

Install Howto

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




2018-04-03 - Balint Reczey <>
paxctl (0.9-1build1) bionic; urgency=high
* No change rebuild to pick up -fPIE compiler default
2014-09-06 - Laszlo Boszormenyi (GCS) <>
paxctl (0.9-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Use short debhelper rules format.
2014-06-03 - Laszlo Boszormenyi (GCS) <>
paxctl (0.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.5 and debhelper level to 9 .
[ Bart Martens <> ]
* Update watch file.
2012-05-01 - Laszlo Boszormenyi (GCS) <>
paxctl (0.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (closes: #671042).
2012-03-03 - Laszlo Boszormenyi (GCS) <>
paxctl (0.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Change to 3.0 (quilt) source format and update packaging bits.
* Update package description (closes: #569634).
2008-07-16 - Laszlo Boszormenyi (GCS) <>
paxctl (0.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Update Standards-Version to 3.8.0 . Correct debian/copyright .
2008-07-15 - Bernd Zeimetz <>
paxctl (0.5-0.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* New upstream release.
* Adding watch file. 
* Adding copyright information to debian/copyright.
2005-09-04 - Laszlo Boszormenyi (GCS) <>
paxctl (0.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
2004-11-26 - Laszlo Boszormenyi (GCS) <>
paxctl (0.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Changed email address.
2004-04-18 - László Böszörményi (GCS) <>
paxctl (0.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (closes: #244469).

See Also

Package Description
paxctld_1.2.1-1_amd64.deb Daemon to automatically set appropriate PaX flags
paxtest_0.9.14-2_amd64.deb Test suite for the PaX kernel patch
pbalign-doc_0.3.2-1_all.deb documentation for pbalign
pbalign_0.3.2-1_all.deb map Pacific Biosciences reads to reference DNA sequences
pbbamtools_0.19.0+dfsg-4_amd64.deb processing Pacific Biosciences binary alignment/map files
pbbarcode_0.8.0-5_amd64.deb annotate PacBio sequencing reads with barcode information
pbdagcon_0.3+git20161121.0000000+ds-1.1_amd64.deb sequence consensus using directed acyclic graphs
pbgenomicconsensus_2.3.2-5_all.deb Pacific Biosciences variant and consensus caller
pbh5tools_0.8.0+git20170929.58d54ff+dfsg-1_all.deb tools for manipulating Pacific Biosciences HDF5 files
pbsim_1.0.3+git20180330.e014b1d+dfsg-1_amd64.deb simulator for PacBio sequencing reads
pbuilder-scripts_22_all.deb Wrapper scripts for pbuilder
pbuilder_0.230.4_all.deb personal package builder for Debian packages
pbzip2_1.1.9-1build1_amd64.deb parallel bzip2 implementation
pcal_4.11.0-3build1_amd64.deb generate Postscript calendars without X
pcalendar_3.4.1-3_all.deb track menstrual cycles and predict fertility periods