python-pocketsphinx - Speech recognition tool - Python bindings

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Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename python-pocketsphinx_0.8+5prealpha+1-2+b2_amd64.deb
Package name python-pocketsphinx
Package version 0.8+5prealpha+1
Package release 2+b2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category python
License -
Maintainer Debian Accessibility Team <>
Download size 30.46 KB
Installed size 159.00 KB
CMU Sphinx is a large vocabulary, speaker-independent continuous speech
recognition engine.
This package contains Python bindings for libpocketsphinx.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-pocketsphinx_0.8+5prealpha+1-2+b2_i386.deb 0.8+5prealpha+1 i386 Debian Main
python-pocketsphinx - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14
libpocketsphinx3 -
libsphinxbase3 >= 0.8+5prealpha
python >= 2.7~
python << 2.8
python-sphinxbase -
python:any >= 2.7~
python:any << 2.8


Type URL
Binary Package python-pocketsphinx_0.8+5prealpha+1-2+b2_amd64.deb
Source Package pocketsphinx

Install Howto

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




2018-04-28 - Samuel Thibault <>
pocketsphinx (0.8+5prealpha+1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Make testsuite just fail on big-endian archs, which just don't work yet.
* control: Build-depend on python3-all-dev, add python3-pocketsphinx package.
* rules: Add rules for building python3 packages.
* docs: Fix source path accordingly.
2017-11-18 - Paul Gevers <>
pocketsphinx (0.8+5prealpha+1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload
[ Samuel Thibault ]
* Use canonical anonscm vcs URL.
* control: Update maintainer mailing list.
* rules: Use DEB_BUILD_ARCH_ENDIAN instead of hardcoding a list.
* control: Migrate priority to optional.
* control: Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.1 (no change)
[ Paul Gevers ]
* New upstream release
* Drop obsolete patch
* Bump debhelper compat level to 10
* Fix watch file for version mangling (and hope upstream doesn't release
again with the same version name)
* Enable hardening
* Clarify license of doc/ with author
* Don't ship the static library in python-pocketsphinx
* Lintian:
- Add fix-spelling-mistakes-found-by-lintian.patch
- Update case for Python and GStreamer in description
2016-05-23 - Samuel Thibault <>
pocketsphinx (0.8+5prealpha-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* watch: Generalize URL.
* compat: Bump to 9.
* control: Bump debhelper build-dependency accordingly.
* rules: Clear, use dh_link to build jquery.js link (Closes: Bug#817242).
* control: Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8 (no change).
2015-10-24 - Samuel Thibault <>
pocketsphinx (0.8+5prealpha-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
- Rename libpocketsphinx1 to libpocketsphinx3 according to soname bump.
- Remove python-pocketsphinx-dbg package.
- Rename gstreamer0.10-pocketsphinx to gstreamer1.0-pocketsphinx according
to upgrade to newer gstreamer.
- Remove python-pocketsphinx-dbg package.
- control: Replace cython with swig. Add dh-python build-dep. Bump
gstreamer version to 1.0 (Closes: #785864). Bump libsphinxbase-dev
dependency and add swig-sphinxbase.
- rules: Remove ad-hoc python rules.
- python-pocketsphinx.install: Install files.
* watch: drop odd versions.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (no changes).
* control: Drop multiarch-support pre-depend.
2014-08-22 - Samuel Thibault <>
pocketsphinx (0.8-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Use dh-autoreconf (Closes: #727268)
2014-01-05 - Samuel Thibault <>
pocketsphinx (0.8-4) unstable; urgency=low
* rules: remove python/pocketsphinx.c on clean to make it regenerated with
fixed cython.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5 (no changes).
* Ignore testsuite result on big-endian archs.  They are supposed to be
supported, just seemingly have some (already reported) bugs
(Closes: #734278).
2013-05-03 - Samuel Thibault <>
pocketsphinx (0.8-3) unstable; urgency=low
* docs: Do not ship useless README file (Closes: #706661)
* control: Add missiong python-pocketsphinx dependency on python-sphinxbase
(Closes: #706663). Thanks Paul Wise for the report!
2013-04-19 - Samuel Thibault <>
pocketsphinx (0.8-2) unstable; urgency=low
* control: Build-Depend on gstreamer0.10-plugins-base to get the
audioresample plugin, needed for test_gst (Closes: #705753)
2013-01-02 - Samuel Thibault <>
pocketsphinx (0.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #697152)

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