accountsservice - query and manipulate user account information

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename accountsservice_0.6.45-2_i386.deb
Package name accountsservice
Package version 0.6.45
Package release 2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category admin admin::configuring admin::user-management implemented-in::c interface::daemon protocol::TODO role::program
License -
Maintainer Debian maintainers <>
Download size 78.34 KB
Installed size 453.00 KB
The AccountService project provides a set of D-Bus
interfaces for querying and manipulating user account
information and an implementation of these interfaces,
based on the useradd, usermod and userdel commands.


Package Version Architecture Repository
accountsservice_0.6.45-2_amd64.deb 0.6.45 amd64 Debian Main
accountsservice - - -


Name Value
dbus -
libaccountsservice0 = 0.6.45-2
libc6 >= 2.4
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.37.3
libpolkit-gobject-1-0 >= 0.99


Type URL
Binary Package accountsservice_0.6.45-2_i386.deb
Source Package accountsservice

Install Howto

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




2019-03-05 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
accountsservice (0.6.45-2) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Robert Ancell ]
* debian/patches/0006-adduser_instead_of_useradd.patch:
- Merged into 0002-create-and-manage-groups-like-on-a-debian-system.patch
* debian/patches/*:
- Removed unused patches.
[ Emilio Pozuelo Monfort ]
* debian/control: Update Vcs-* for move to
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* user: fix insufficient path prefix check (CVE-2018-14036)
(Closes: #903828)
2017-09-27 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
accountsservice (0.6.45-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* debian/libaccountsservice0.symbols: add new symbols.
* debian/control: bump Standards-Version to 4.1.0; no changes needed.
2016-12-29 - Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <>
accountsservice (0.6.43-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Adopt package under pkg-freedesktop. Closes: #842851.
* Add myself to Uploaders.
* New upstream release. Closes: #841672.
* debian/patches/0002-create-and-manage-groups-like-on-a-debian-system.patch,
+ Updated to apply with the new version.
* debian/patches/0014-libsystemd.patch:
+ Removed, applied upstream.
* Refreshed all patches.
* debian/rules: Fail the build if the symbols file is outdated.
* debian/libaccountsservice0.symbols: Updated for new symbols.
* Use dh-exec to install linux-only files.
* Unconditionally install language-tools.
* debhelper enables autoreconf, systemd and parallel builds by default
in compat 10, no need to set those anymore.
* debian/rules: Don't call dh_girepository directly. Use dh gir sequence
2016-11-26 - Dr. Tobias Quathamer <>
accountsservice (0.6.40-4) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Dr. Tobias Quathamer ]
* QA upload.
* Use debhelper v10
* Add Multi-Arch: foreign to -doc package
* Set maintainer to Debian QA Group <>
* Update Vcs-Browser URL
[ Laurent Bigonville ]
* debian/rules: Fix FTBFS when building arch:all packages only.
Thanks to Santiago Vila <> (Closes: #805989)
* 0015-debian-nologin-path.patch: Use debian specific path for nologin executable
(Closes: #805086)
* Drop the -dbg package and rely on the automatically built -dbgsym one
* debian/control: Use https for the Vcs-* and Homepage URL's
* debian/control: Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8 (no further changes)
[ Alessio Treglia ]
* Multiarchify-ication.
2015-08-27 - Michael Biebl <>
accountsservice (0.6.40-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
[ Alessio Treglia ]
* Update b-d according to libsystemd transition.
* libaccountsservice-dev dependencies fix.
[ Michael Biebl ]
* Transition to libsystemd. (Closes: #779740)
2015-06-03 - Alessio Treglia <>
accountsservice (0.6.40-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Build docs unconditionally to prevent FTBFS.
2015-06-03 - Alessio Treglia <>
accountsservice (0.6.40-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release (Closes: #787581):
- Fix SIGSEGV with UID numbers larger than 2^31. (Closes: #759563)
* Update patchset against new sources:
- Refresh patches.
- Drop 1001-buildsystem.patch, seems unnecessary.
* Refresh libaccountsservice0.symbols.
* Revert "Use ./ in dh_autoreconf to fix binary-arch build
* Remove debian/clean to avoid deletion of gtk-doc.make.
* Update debian/watch
* Update Homepage
* Bump Standards
2014-07-28 - Alessio Treglia <>
accountsservice (0.6.37-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Do not override DefaultStandardOutput, it could be helpful for sysadmins
to determine how output gets logged. Thanks to Josh Triplett for
reporting this. (Closes: #741124)
* Refresh 0009-language-tools.patch.
* Enable 0009-language-tools.patch. (Closes: #756259)

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