pastebinit - command-line pastebin client

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name pastebinit
Package version 1.3
Package release 4
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 426 B
Download size 41.68 KB
Official Mirror
pastebinit is a command-line tool to send data to a "pastebin", a web site
which allows its users to upload snippets of text for public viewing.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pastebinit_1.3-4_all.deb 1.3 all Debian Main
pastebinit - - -


Name Value
python -
python-configobj -


Name Value
bikeshed << 1.21


Type URL
Binary Package pastebinit_1.3-4_all.deb
Source Package pastebinit

Install Howto

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




2012-06-13 - Rolf Leggewie <>
pastebinit (1.3-4) unstable; urgency=low
[ St├ęphane Graber ]
* backport new config from 1.3.1. Closes: 673311,LP: #996242
[ Rolf Leggewie ]
* debian/control: add python-support to build-depends
* debian/pastebinit.preinst: use set -e rather than shebang equivalent
* reinstate as default pastebin
2012-05-20 - Rolf Leggewie <>
pastebinit (1.3-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control:
- use Breaks instead of Conflicts for the bikeshed package
- bump to standard 3.9.3, no further changes
- recommend the lsb-release package
* move to dh7 rules.tiny for the build process. Closes: #616933
* replace with as default pastebin
until the breakage from their API change has been fixed upstream
2012-02-17 - Rolf Leggewie <>
pastebinit (1.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* ship some contrib scripts from Dustin Kirkland's bikeshed project
* debian/control: bump build-time dependency to debhelper >= 7
* debian/control: use dh_prep instead of dh_clean -k
2012-02-16 - Rolf Leggewie <>
pastebinit (1.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release 1.3
- added support for Closes: #633072
- added support for format option on Closes: #624592
- improved feedback on site errors. Closes: #614072
- properly document default pastebin as distro-specific. LP: #755997
- properly name config file for LP: #809371
* debian/compat: bump to version 7
* debian/copyright: update my copyright claim to 2012
* debian/rules: add dummy build-arch and build-indep target
not moving to dh_python2. If the python maintainer does not care enough
to fix LP 788524 why should I?
2011-07-16 - Rolf Leggewie <>
pastebinit (1.2-4) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/pastebinit.preinst: add #DEBHELPER# token to script
2011-07-04 - Rolf Leggewie <>
pastebinit (1.2-3) unstable; urgency=low
* update to latest Debian policy and release to unstable pocket
(no further changes necessary)
2011-01-31 - Rolf Leggewie <>
pastebinit (1.2-2) experimental; urgency=low
* new upstream release
- drop all current patches as they have been pushed upstream
- lots of fixed bugs:
+ document -f FORMAT option. LP: #614873, Closes: #562827
+ document the config file and its format. LP: #435303, Closes #574661
+ add support for LP: #700644, Closes: #608264
+ honor pastebin definitions from ~/.pastebin.d/. LP: #701039
* install pastebin definitions to /usr/share/ instead of /etc. LP: #621923
* ship upstream README file in package
* debian/copyright: update my copyright
2010-10-26 - Rolf Leggewie <>
pastebinit (1.1-3) experimental; urgency=low
* 30-lsb.patch: set default pastebin according to OS (LP: #648298)
patch courtesy of Mario Limonciello
* update to Debian standard 3.9.1
2010-05-15 - Rolf Leggewie <>
pastebinit (1.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/copyright: update to latest status
* debian/patches/ EOL support
* debian/patches/20-set_sensible_expiry.patch: expire pastebins (LP: #580816)
2010-04-19 - Rolf Leggewie <>
pastebinit (1.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* new upstream release (Closes: #572728)
* update to Standard 3.8.4
* add ${misc:Depends} to run-time dependencies (no real changes expected)
* move to DebSrc3.0 format
* maintain packaging information in git rather than bzr from now on

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