libjetty-extra - Java servlet engine and webserver -- extra libraries

Distribution: Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository: Debian Main amd64
Package name: libjetty-extra
Package version: 6.1.26
Package release: 4
Package architecture: amd64
Package type: deb
Installed size: 121 B
Download size: 66.64 KB
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Jetty is an Open Source HTTP Servlet Server written in 100% Java. It is designed to be light weight, high performance, embeddable, extensible and flexible, thus making it an ideal platform for serving dynamic HTTP requests from any Java application. This package contains the platform-dependent libraries used by Jetty. Currently it contains which can be used to start Jetty as root so that privileged ports may be accessed and then switched to a non-root user for security.



  • libjetty-setuid-java


    Source package: jetty

    Install Howto

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


    • /usr/lib/jetty/
    • /usr/share/doc/libjetty-extra/NEWS.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libjetty-extra/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libjetty-extra/changelog.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libjetty-extra/copyright
    • /usr/share/jetty/lib/ext/


    2014-10-17 - Emmanuel Bourg <> jetty (6.1.26-4) unstable; urgency=medium * Team upload. * Removed the jetty binary package, jetty8 should be used instead * Removed the obsolete dependency on libgnujaf-java * Replaced the dependency on libgnumail-java with libmail-java * Standards-Version updated to 3.9.6 (no changes) * Use canonical URLs for the Vcs-* fields * Switch to debhelper level 9

    2014-04-22 - Eugene Zhukov <> jetty (6.1.26-3) unstable; urgency=low * Team upload. * d/jetty.init: variable $ROTATELOGS path chenged from /usr/sbin to /usr/bin (Closes: #719875) * Added Class-Path to jars to fix Lintian missing-classpath warning

    2014-04-11 - Eugene Zhukov <> jetty (6.1.26-2) unstable; urgency=low * Team upload. * Bumped to Standard-Versions 3.9.5 - no changes required. * Switched to libtomcat7-java (Closes: #686876) * Added detection to init script for openjdk-8, openjdk-7 and openjdk-6 multiarch installations (Closes: #675027)

    2012-04-25 - Niels Thykier <> jetty (6.1.26-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release. - Fixes issues with loading javax.activation. (Closes: #594913) * Enable hardening flags for the file. * Updated d/copyright to DEP-5 format 1.0. * Exit 0 in jetty's init script if jetty is already running. Thanks to Toby for the report and patch. (Closes: #626382) * Fix misspelled "character-class" in grep invocation. Thanks to Isaac for the report and correction. (Closes: #637961) * Allow java.library.path to be set in /etc/default/jetty. Thanks to "biddster" for the report and the patches. (Closes: #600175, LP: #656374) * Apply patch from Fedora to fix hash collision related DOS. - CVE-2011-4461 * Remove Michael Koch from Uploaders. Thanks for your work on this package in the past. (Closes: #654034) * Add gnumail-providers.jar to start.config. Thanks to Michele Renda for the suggestion. (Closes: #591851) * Add symlinks from jetty{,-util}-6.1.24.jar to the 6.1.26 version to avoid breaking eclipse.

    2010-07-05 - Niels Thykier <> jetty (6.1.24-6) unstable; urgency=medium * Removed Depends on JREs for library packages, no longer required by the policy. * Added missing depends on JREs for the jetty package. * Made init script ignore weird exit statuses from logrotate. (Closes: 589681, LP: #607202) * Fixed broken restart command in jetty init script. Was missing a negation.

    2010-06-29 - Torsten Werner <> jetty (6.1.24-5) unstable; urgency=low * Ignore test failures. (Closes: #586635) * Remove debian/.mh in clean target.

    2010-06-20 - Niels Thykier <> jetty (6.1.24-4) unstable; urgency=low * Updated the versions in the Manifests to match the actual version of jetty. * Remove all use of sudo in jetty.init. (Closes: #580639) * Fixed some formatting issues in the NEWS file. * Bumped debhelper compat to 7. * Made the javadoc link against system javadocs. This includes adding Recommends on various java-doc packages.

    2010-06-10 - Torsten Werner <> jetty (6.1.24-3) unstable; urgency=low [ Torsten Werner ] * Merge changes from Ubuntu version 6.1.22-1ubuntu1: - debian/build.xml, debian/module.xml: Enable tests in the jetty module - debian/rules: Adding slf4j-simple to the DEB_JARS since it's used in tests - debian/rules, debian/control: Added junit and ant-optional needed for tests [ Miguel Landaeta ] * Enable jetty-plus and jetty-annotations modules. (Closes: #585387).

    2010-04-29 - Torsten Werner <> jetty (6.1.24-2) unstable; urgency=low * Set JAVA_HOME in d/rules to /usr/lib/jvm/default-java. (Closes: #578618, #579469) * Fix the installation of jetty-util5.jar. (Closes: #569328)