apticron_1.1.57_all.deb


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Description

apticron - Simple tool to mail about pending package updates

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name apticron
Package version 1.1.57
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 87 B
Download size 19.54 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Apticron is a simple script which sends daily emails about pending package
updates such as security updates, properly handling packages on hold both by
dselect and aptitude.

Alternatives

Package Version Architecture Repository
apticron_1.1.57_all.deb 1.1.57 all Debian Main
apticron - - -

Requires

Name Value
apt >= 0.6.8
bzip2 -
cron -
cron-daemon -
debconf >= 0.5
debconf-2.0 -
dpkg >= 1.15.7.2
mailx -
ucf >= 0.28

Download

Type URL
Binary Package apticron_1.1.57_all.deb
Source Package apticron

Install Howto

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

Files

Path
/usr/sbin/apticron
/usr/share/doc/apticron/NEWS.Debian.gz
/usr/share/doc/apticron/README.Debian
/usr/share/doc/apticron/changelog.gz
/usr/share/doc/apticron/copyright
/usr/share/lintian/overrides/apticron
/usr/share/man/man1/apticron.1.gz

Changelog

2014-10-01 - Tiago Bortoletto Vaz <tiago@debian.org>
apticron (1.1.57) unstable; urgency=medium
* Depends on cron | cron-daemon, then it may work together with other cron
system, such as bcron-run and systemd-cron. Thanks to Lorenzo Beretta.
(Closes: #758034)
2014-08-03 - Tiago Bortoletto Vaz <tiago@debian.org>
apticron (1.1.56) unstable; urgency=low
[ Tiago Bortoletto Vaz ]
* Fix cron_run path in manpage. Thanks to Tim Phipps. (Closes: #706199)
[ Andreas Henriksson ]
* Recommend iproute2 instead of transitional package iproute
[ Tiago Bortoletto Vaz ]
* Fix handling packages in hold by aptitude. Thanks to Kiko Piris. (Closes:
#707230)
* Add -f parameter to hostname as default behavior. Thanks to Eduardo dos
Santos Leggiero. (Closes: #721123)
2012-05-22 - Tiago Bortoletto Vaz <tiago@debian.org>
apticron (1.1.55) unstable; urgency=low
* Add an option to send report even there is no updates. Thanks to Luc Didry.
(Closes: #657126)
* Depends on bzip2. Thanks to Erik Braun. (Closes: #673985)
2012-03-11 - Tiago Bortoletto Vaz <tiago@debian.org>
apticron (1.1.54) unstable; urgency=low
* New Indonesian translation for debconf template. Thanks to Kurniawan
Haikal. (Closes: #658480)
2012-03-02 - Tiago Bortoletto Vaz <tiago@debian.org>
apticron (1.1.53) unstable; urgency=low
* Add an option to (not) use --all-fqdns from hostname command.
(Closes: #645988)
2011-12-28 - Tiago Bortoletto Vaz <tiago@debian.org>
apticron (1.1.52) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix number of packages no longer being reported in subject. Thanks to
Dermot O'Dwyer. (Closes: #652370)
2011-08-29 - Tiago Bortoletto Vaz <tiago@debian.org>
apticron (1.1.51) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix typo in manpage. Thanks to Matt Kraai. (Closes: #632841)
* Fix CUSTOM_SUBJECT section in config file.
* Add new config option CUSTOM_FROM which allows setting a custom sender by
replacing the default 'From:' in the notification emails. (Closes: #632743)
2011-05-25 - Tiago Bortoletto Vaz <tiago@debian.org>
apticron (1.1.50) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix typo s/deselect/dselect/ in long description and apticron code
comments. Thanks to Uwe Kleine-K├Ânig. (Closes: #627759)
2011-04-27 - Tiago Bortoletto Vaz <tiago@debian.org>
apticron (1.1.49) unstable; urgency=low
* Set locale to C rather than en to avoid warning messages in systems which
have no English locales installed. Thanks to gregor herrmann.
(Closes: #624288)
2011-04-21 - Tiago Bortoletto Vaz <tiago@debian.org>
apticron (1.1.48) unstable; urgency=low
* Suggesting apt-get dist-upgrade instead of aptitude, once apticron's
behavior comes from a list of packages generated by apt-get, which can
point some upgrades not considered by aptitude. Thanks to Philip Hands.
(Closes: #609059)
* Fixing NUM_PACKAGES which was not appearing in MAILX_SUBJECT. Thanks to
Sylvain Ferriol. (Closes: #621730)

See Also

Package Description
aptitude-common_0.6.11-1_all.deb architecture independent files for the aptitude package manager
aptitude-doc-cs_0.6.11-1_all.deb Czech manual for aptitude, a terminal-based package manager
aptitude-doc-en_0.6.11-1_all.deb English manual for aptitude, a terminal-based package manager
aptitude-doc-es_0.6.11-1_all.deb Spanish manual for aptitude, a terminal-based package manager
aptitude-doc-fi_0.6.11-1_all.deb Finnish manual for aptitude, a terminal-based package manager
aptitude-doc-fr_0.6.11-1_all.deb French manual for aptitude, a terminal-based package manager
aptitude-doc-it_0.6.11-1_all.deb Italian manual for aptitude, a terminal-based package manager
aptitude-doc-ja_0.6.11-1_all.deb Japanese manual for aptitude, a terminal-based package manager
aptitude-doc-ru_0.6.11-1_all.deb Russian manual for aptitude, a terminal-based package manager
aptitude-robot_1.3.4-1_all.deb Automate package choice management
aptitude_0.6.11-1+b1_amd64.deb terminal-based package manager
aptly_0.8-3_amd64.deb Swiss army knife for Debian repository management
aptoncd_0.1.98+bzr117-1.4_all.deb Installation disc creator for packages downloaded via APT
aptsh_0.0.7+nmu2+b1_amd64.deb apt interactive shell
apvlv_0.1.1-1.2+b1_amd64.deb PDF viewer with Vim-like behaviour
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