python-audit - Python bindings for security auditing

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename python-audit_2.8.4-3_i386.deb
Package name python-audit
Package version 2.8.4
Package release 3
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category python
License -
Maintainer Laurent Bigonville <>
Download size 72.29 KB
Installed size 312.00 KB
The package contains the Python bindings for libaudit and libauparse, which
are used to monitor systems for security related events. Python can be used to
parse and process the security event messages.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-audit_2.8.4-3_amd64.deb 2.8.4 amd64 Debian Main
python-audit - - -


Name Value
libaudit1 >= 1:2.8
libauparse0 >= 1:2.8
libc6 >= 2.4
python >= 2.7~
python << 2.8
python:any << 2.8
python:any >= 2.7~


Name Value
python2.7-audit -


Type URL
Binary Package python-audit_2.8.4-3_i386.deb
Source Package audit

Install Howto

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




2019-04-25 - Laurent Bigonville <>
audit (1:2.8.4-3) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Ondřej Nový ]
* d/copyright: Use https protocol in Format field
[ Andrej Shadura ]
* Port auditd.init and augenrules to the POSIX shell
[ Laurent Bigonville ]
* d/p/06-do_not_hardcode_stdint_path.patch: Do not hardcode the path to
stdint.h (Closes: #927946, #909967)
2018-08-31 - Laurent Bigonville <>
audit (1:2.8.4-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* d/p/04-fix_ftbfs_tests.patch: Fix FTBFS in the test with parallel build
(Closes: #907538)
2018-08-28 - Laurent Bigonville <>
audit (1:2.8.4-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version 2.8.4
* debian/control: Bump Standards-Version to 4.2.1 (no further changes)
* debian/control: Drop X-Python(3)-Version to please lintian
* debian/docs: Stop installing TODO file as it's not shipped in the tarball
* debian/libauparse0.symbols: Remove lru symbols that are now hidden
2018-04-26 - Laurent Bigonville <>
audit (1:2.8.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Karsten Merker ]
* Add pkg.audit.noldap build-profile to help bootstrap new architectures
(Closes: #894314)
[ Laurent Bigonville ]
* New bugfix upstream release
* debian/control: Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.4 (no further changes)
* debian/rules: Use dh_missing instead of dh_install to list not installed
* debian/control: Add Rules-Requires-Root: binary-targets field
* Drop old and unused debian/patches/DESACTIVATED:build-on-hppa patch
* debian/control: Move git repository to salsa
2017-12-18 - Laurent Bigonville <>
audit (1:2.8.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New bugfix upstream release
- debian/libaudit1.symbols: Add newly exported symbol
* debian/control: Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.2 (no further changes)
* debian/watch: Use https:// instead of http://
2017-11-08 - Laurent Bigonville <>
audit (1:2.8.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Make auditd logs readable by the adm group by default (Closes: #759604)
2017-10-15 - Laurent Bigonville <>
audit (1:2.8.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New bugfix upstream release
* debian/control: Move all packages from Priority: extra (which is
deprecated) to Priority: optional
2017-10-12 - Laurent Bigonville <>
audit (1:2.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
- debian/libaudit1.symbols, debian/libauparse0.symbols: Add newly exported
2017-10-03 - Laurent Bigonville <>
audit (1:2.7.8-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
- debian/libauparse0.symbols: Add newly exported symbol
* debian/control: Bump Standards-Version to 4.1.1 (no further changes)
* Bump debhelper compatibility to 10, drop dh-systemd and dh-autoreconf
build-dep, these are not needed anymore
2017-06-21 - Laurent Bigonville <>
audit (1:2.7.7-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
- Drop debian/patches/03-fix-segfault-sock.patch, applied upstream
- Refresh debian/patches/01-no-refusemanualstop.patch
- debian/libaudit1.symbols, debian/libauparse0.symbols: Update the
exported symbols list
* debian/control: Bump Standards-Version to 4.0.0 (no further changes)
* debian/rules: Do not pass start/stop options to update-rc.d, this is
deprecated for years and just produces a confusing warning (Closes:
#860217, LP: #1646015)

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