libnss-lwres - NSS module for using bind9's lwres as a naming service

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libnss-lwres
Package version 0.93
Package release 7+b1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 14 B
Download size 7.84 KB
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This package provides a Name Service Switch module that allows bind9's
lightweight resolver to act as a name service. It is intended to replace the
Name Service Switch module that uses the bind4/bind8 resolver for name service


Package Version Architecture Repository
libnss-lwres_0.93-7+b1_i386.deb 0.93 i386 Debian Main
libnss-lwres - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.14
liblwres90 -


Type URL
Binary Package libnss-lwres_0.93-7+b1_amd64.deb
Source Package libnss-lwres

Install Howto

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




2011-11-06 - Luca Falavigna <>
libnss-lwres (0.93-7) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
* Switch to format 3.0 (quilt).
* debian/compat:
- Switch to compatibility level 8.
* debian/control:
- Build-depend on dh-autoreconf.
- Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2.
* debian/copyright:
- Use versioned link to common-licenses.
* debian/dirs:
- Removed, useless.
* debian/postinst:
- Removed, useless.
* debian/rules:
- Convert to dh syntax.
2009-10-01 - Barry deFreese <>
libnss-lwres (0.93-6) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
* Remove autotools build-deps. (Closes: #549143).
* Bump Standards Version to 3.8.3. (No changes needed).
2009-02-06 - Barry deFreese <>
libnss-lwres (0.93-5) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
+ Set maintainer to Debian QA Group <>.
* Acknowledge NMUs.
* Make clean not ignore errors.
* Add ${misc:Depends} for debhelper package.
* Update FSF address in debian/copyright.
* Add debian/install file.
* Version debhelper build-dep and set to (>= 5.0.0).
+ Move DH_COMPAT from rules to compat and set to 5.
* Bump Standards Version to 3.8.0.
2008-04-08 - Sandro Tosi <>
libnss-lwres (0.93-4.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* debian/rules
- fixed FTBFS if built twice in a row (Closes: #424531)
* debian/control
- s/Suggests/Recommends/ (Closes: #375421)
* debian/watch
- fixed (Closes: #450277)
2006-02-19 - Matej Vela <>
libnss-lwres (0.93-4.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* NMU.
* Remove unnecessary build dependency on liblwres1; libbind-dev will
pull in the current version.  Closes: #352370.
* Build depend on automake1.4 instead of automake (the latter is a
virtual package now).
2003-04-06 - Luca Filipozzi <>
libnss-lwres (0.93-4) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: suggest lwresd rather than depend on it since a lwres
server may be provided by packages other than lwresd (Closes: #186807)
2002-04-14 - Luca Filipozzi <>
libnss-lwres (0.93-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Move from non-US to main
* debian/watch: updated to uscan version 2 format
2001-06-08 - Luca Filipozzi <>
libnss-lwres (0.93-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed missing build-depend liblwres1 (Closes: #100051)
2001-06-03 - Luca Filipozzi <>
libnss-lwres (0.93-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Automatically update config.{sub|guess} from /usr/share/misc,
which creates a build-depend on autotools-dev (Closes: #98154)
* Rebuilt against new bind9 packages (Closes: #95970)
2001-04-30 - Luca Filipozzi <>
libnss-lwres (0.92-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Rebuilt against bind9.1 libraries.

See Also

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libnss-myhostname_0.3-9_amd64.deb nss module providing fallback resolution for the current hostname
libnss-pgsql2_1.4.0debian-8_amd64.deb NSS module for using PostgreSQL as a naming service
libnss-rainbow2_0.8.7-1_amd64.deb nss library for rainbow
libnss-securepass_0~20141025.0git2299135-1_amd64.deb NSS (Name Service Switch) module for Securepass
libnss-sss_1.11.7-3_amd64.deb Nss library for the System Security Services Daemon
libnss-winbind_4.2.14+dfsg-0+deb8u9_amd64.deb Samba nameservice integration plugins
libnss3-1d_3.26-1+debu8u3_amd64.deb Network Security Service libraries - transitional package
libnss3-dev_3.26-1+debu8u3_amd64.deb Development files for the Network Security Service libraries
libnss3-tools_3.26-1+debu8u3_amd64.deb Network Security Service tools
libnss3_3.26-1+debu8u3_amd64.deb Network Security Service libraries
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