kannel - WAP and SMS gateway

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name kannel
Package version 1.4.3
Package release 2+b2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 2.88 KB
Download size 1.21 MB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Kannel is a gateway for connecting WAP (Wireless Application Protocol)
phones to the Internet. It also works as an SMS/SMPP gateway, for
providing SMS based services for GSM phones.
Compiled with ssl, MySQL and native malloc.


Package Version Architecture Repository
kannel_1.4.3-2+b2_i386.deb 1.4.3 i386 Debian Main
kannel - - -


Name Value
adduser -
libc6 >= 2.7
libmysqlclient18 >= 5.5.24+dfsg-1
libpam0g >=
libpcre3 >= 8.10
libpq5 -
libsqlite0 >= 2.8.17
libsqlite3-0 >= 3.5.9
libssl1.0.0 >= 1.0.0
libxml2 >= 2.7.4
psmisc -


Name Value
kannel-cvs -
kannel-devel -


Name Value
kannel-cvs -
kannel-devel -


Type URL
Binary Package kannel_1.4.3-2+b2_amd64.deb
Source Package kannel

Install Howto

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




2010-03-19 - Jonas Smedegaard <dr@jones.dk>
kannel (1.4.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Drop superfluous /var/run/kannel ownership change in postinst
(already taken care of at SysV start time, and might fail if
/var/run is on temporary media). Closes: bug#574205, thanks to Lucas
2010-02-07 - Jonas Smedegaard <dr@jones.dk>
kannel (1.4.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Paul Dwerryhouse ]
* New upstream release. Closes: bug#563661.
* Add patch 33 fixing paths in gw/kannel.8. Closes: bug#527227, thanks
to Slaven Rezic.
* Depend on psmisc for killall in logrotate script. Closes: #539856,
thanks to Alan McNatty.
[ Jonas Smedegaard ]
* Source now git-maintained: Add Vcs-* stanzas to control file.
* Add git-buildpackage configfile, enabling signed tags and pristine-
* Use source format '3.0 (quilt)':
+ Abandon dpatch: Drop build-depending on dpatch; drop patch-related
build rules.
+ Convert patches from dpatch to quilt w/ DEP3 headers.
+ Add hint file debian/source/format.
* put aside upstream config.guess and config.sub during build (instead
of overwriting and removing afterwards), to be VCS-friendly.
* Build-depend on unversioned libmysqlclient-dev (and only fallback on
deprecated libmysqlclient15-dev to ease backporting).
* Build-depend on automake (not older automake1.10).
* Depend on ${misc:Depends}.
* Cosmetics: Wrap long descriptions at 72 chars, and strip trailing
* Fix patch 33 triple-slash fix.
* Add myself as uploader.
* Build with configure flag --enable-warnings.
* Enable SQLite2, SQLite3 and PostgreSQL support:
+ Build-depend on libsqlite0-dev, sqlite, libsqlite3-dev, sqlite3
and libpq-dev
+ Add relevant configure flags
* Enable PCRE support:
+ Build-depend on libpcre3-dev
+ Add relevant configure flag
* Tighten LSB init hints:
+ Require local_fs and remote_fs (not only local_fs, and not only
should have)
+ Should have named
+ Drop requiring syslog (daemons write directly to log files)
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.4.
* Have kannel-dev depend on needed header packages.
2009-02-14 - Paul Dwerryhouse <paul@dwerryhouse.com.au>
kannel (1.4.1-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Applied patch from James Westby to use lsb_init 
functions (Closes: #511882,#464451)
* Added autotools-dev to Build-Depends (Closes: #511880)
2009-01-11 - Paul Dwerryhouse <paul@dwerryhouse.com.au>
kannel (1.4.1-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Added build-dep for docbook (Closes: #509970)
* Changed manpage references from file://usr/doc/kannel to
file://usr/share/doc/kannel (Closes: #510481)
* Added SMPP to package description (Closes: #465743)
* Upgraded to standards-version 3.8.0
* Updated config.guess and config.sub
* Changed gs to ghostscript in build-deps
* Changed libssl-dev build-dep from 0.9.8-1 to 0.9.8
* Changes ${Source-Version} to ${binary:Version}
* Added new Homepage: field in debian/control
* Put kannel-docs into doc Section
2006-10-15 - Paul Dwerryhouse <paul@dwerryhouse.com.au>
kannel (1.4.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Loic Minier's patch to debian/rules to fix incorrect path being returned
by gw-config (Closes: #337616)
2006-10-04 - Paul Dwerryhouse <paul@dwerryhouse.com.au>
kannel (1.4.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (Closes: #346429)
* Removed mbuni patch, since it doesn't apply correctly (64_mbuni.dpatch).
* Removed libmysqlclient15 namespace patch (16_kannel_list.dpatch).
* Added LSB dependency info to the kannel.init file
2006-04-17 - Paul Dwerryhouse <paul@dwerryhouse.com.au>
kannel (1.4.0-17) unstable; urgency=low
* Patch from Stefan Huehner <stefan@huehner.org> to fix the namespace
problem when compiling against libmysqlclient15 (Closes: #343769)
2005-10-24 - Paul Dwerryhouse <paul@dwerryhouse.com.au>
kannel (1.4.0-16) unstable; urgency=low
* Updated debian/patches/00list for new patch

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