needrestart-session - check for processes need to be restarted in user sessions

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename needrestart-session_0.3-6_all.deb
Package name needrestart-session
Package version 0.3
Package release 6
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category admin
License -
Maintainer Patrick Matthäi <>
Download size 15.06 KB
Installed size 125.00 KB
needrestart checks which processes need to be restarted after library upgrades.
needrestart-session implements a notification of user sessions about their
obsolete processes after system upgrades.


Package Version Architecture Repository
needrestart-session_0.3-6_all.deb 0.3 all Debian Main
needrestart-session - - -


Name Value
adduser -
libnet-dbus-perl -
libproc-processtable-perl -
libwx-perl -
needrestart >= 2.0
perl:any -
policykit-1 -
wmctrl -


Type URL
Binary Package needrestart-session_0.3-6_all.deb
Source Package needrestart-session

Install Howto

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




2018-10-12 - Patrick Matthäi <>
needrestart-session (0.3-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.2.1.
* Fix wrong redirection.
Closes: #908268
2017-07-27 - Patrick Matthäi <>
needrestart-session (0.3-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Acknowledge NMU. Thanks Paul!
* Bump debian/compat to level 10.
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.0.0 (no changes required).
2017-03-14 - Paul Wise <>
needrestart-session (0.3-4.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix path to needrestart, now shows same results (Closes: #787291)
* Don't fork before system(), fixes crash on double-click (Closes: #857703)
2017-03-10 - Patrick Matthäi <>
needrestart-session (0.3-4) unstable; urgency=high
* Add dependency on adduser and add/delete new system user needrestart-dbus.
Closes: #855788, #857077
2016-12-23 - Patrick Matthäi <>
needrestart-session (0.3-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8 (no changes required).
2015-04-29 - Patrick Matthäi <>
needrestart-session (0.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable.
2015-01-30 - Patrick Matthäi <>
needrestart-session (0.3-1) experimental; urgency=low
* Initial release.
Closes: #776628

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