linkchecker-web - check websites and HTML documents for broken links (web client)

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename linkchecker-web_9.4.0-2_all.deb
Package name linkchecker-web
Package version 9.4.0
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category web
License -
Maintainer Antoine Beaupré <>
Download size 58.20 KB
Installed size 92.00 KB
Provides a web interface to check links of websites and HTML documents.
o recursive checking
o multithreaded
o HTTP/1.1, HTTPS, FTP, mailto:, news:, nntp:, Telnet and local file
links support
o proxy support
o username/password authorization for HTTP, FTP and Telnet
o robots.txt exclusion protocol support
o i18n support


Package Version Architecture Repository
linkchecker-web_9.4.0-2_all.deb 9.4.0 all Debian Main
linkchecker-web - - -


Name Value
linkchecker -
python -


Type URL
Binary Package linkchecker-web_9.4.0-2_all.deb
Source Package linkchecker

Install Howto

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




2018-06-21 - Antoine Beaupré <>
linkchecker (9.4.0-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* add missing dependencies (Closes: #897462, #901780)
* remove old apache2.2 compat shims (Closes: #775087)
* remove .desktop file from commandline tool (Closes: #901782, #780488)
* silence various lintian warnings:
* follow apache policy more closely
* rename apache config file
* ignore false positives on old 2.2 apache config matches
* removing old pycompat
* clear out whitespace in changelog
* update standards to 4.1.4
* remove conflict with version from squeeze and earlier
* reformat copyright file to comply with dep5
* bump dh compat to 11 and fix docs install
2018-04-11 - Antoine Beaupré <>
linkchecker (9.4.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Bastian Kleineidam ]
* Remove build-depend on hardening-wrapper since the appropriate
GCC environment vars are already set by dh_auto_* helpers.
[ Antoine Beaupré ]
* New upstream release (Closes: #847208, #878942)
* Take over maintainership. Maintainer is part of the upstream GitHub
organization that is trying to continue maintain the project while
calvin@ is emeritus.
* Add git-buildpackage configuration
* Remove two patches factored in upstream
* Add missing setuptools dependency
* Remove the GUI binary package, split out upstream (Closes: #875032)
* Update copyright file to follow upstream changes
* Fix upstream urls to the new organization
* Ignore files not packaged in upstream tarball
* Disable manual .mo file install so that build works at all
* Include cgi-bin readme to clarify web configuration (Closes: #775088)
2017-11-18 - Vincent Bernat <>
linkchecker (9.3-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* Add another patch to make SSL work with requests >= 2.1.5.
2016-07-23 - Vincent Bernat <>
linkchecker (9.3-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* Update SSL patch which was broken after unbundling in
python-requests. Related to #772947.
2016-07-18 - Santiago Vila <>
linkchecker (9.3-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* Add call to dh_auto_install in override_dh_auto_install-indep,
should make "dpkg-buildpackage -A" to work. Closes: #806069.
2016-07-04 - David William Richmond Jones <>
linkchecker (9.3-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* Set maintainer to QA Group
* Add dh-python to build-deps
* Put bash completions in correct location
* Removed redundant menu file
* Updated watch file
* Dropped build-dep on hardening-flags
* Dropped unneeded versions on deps
* Bumped standards version to 3.9.8
* Patch from upstream to fix Python version check (Closes: #826027)
2016-05-19 - Antoine Beaupré <>
linkchecker (9.3-1.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix HTTPS checks (Closes: #772947)
2014-07-16 - Bastian Kleineidam <>
linkchecker (9.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
2014-04-23 - Bastian Kleineidam <>
linkchecker (9.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Updated debian/copyright
2014-03-30 - Bastian Kleineidam <>
linkchecker (9.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.

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