python3-beaker - cache and session library for Python 3

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name python3-beaker
Package version 1.6.4
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 158 B
Download size 44.27 KB
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Beaker is a web session and general caching library that includes WSGI
middleware for use in web applications.
As a general caching library, Beaker can handle storing for various times any
Python object that can be pickled with optional back-ends on a fine-grained
* Fast, robust performance
* Multiple reader/single writer lock system to avoid duplicate simultaneous
cache creation
* Cache back-ends include dbm, file, memory, memcached, and database (using
SQLAlchemy for multiple-db vendor support)
* Signed cookies to prevent session hijacking/spoofing
* Cookie-only sessions to remove the need for a database or file backend
(ideal for clustered systems)
* Extensible Container object to support new back-ends
* Caches can be divided into namespaces (to represent templates, objects,
etc.) then keyed for different copies
* Create functions for automatic call-backs to create new cache copies after
* Fine-grained toggling of back-ends, keys, and expiration per Cache object


Package Version Architecture Repository
python3-beaker_1.6.4-2_all.deb 1.6.4 all Debian Main
python3-beaker - - -


Name Value
python3:any >= 3.3.2-2~


Type URL
Binary Package python3-beaker_1.6.4-2_all.deb
Source Package beaker

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install python3-beaker deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install python3-beaker




2014-10-19 - Piotr Ożarowski <>
beaker (1.6.4-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Jakub Wilk ]
* Use canonical URIs for Vcs-* fields.
[ Piotr Ożarowski ]
* Upload to unstable
* Switch to debhelper compat level 9
* Add dh-python to Build-Depends
* Use default compression in dh_builddeb
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (no change needed)
2012-09-13 - Piotr Ożarowski <>
beaker (1.6.4-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Upload to experimental due to Wheezy freeze
2012-08-24 - David Prévot <>
beaker (1.6.3-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix security issue, with PyCrypto not securing data such that an attacker
could possibly determine parts of the encrypted payload. Patch by Miloslav
Trmac of Redhat. [CVE-2012-3458] Closes: #684890
2012-05-06 - Piotr Ożarowski <>
beaker (1.6.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Andrey Rahmatullin ]
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.1 (no change needed)
* Switch from dh_pysupport to dh_python2
[ Piotr Ożarowski ]
* New upstream release
- delete_cookie's expire date calculated via timedelta instead or
.replace(year=2003). Closes: #661670
* Remove egg-info/* files in clean target (regenerated in install)
- debhelper compatibility level bumped to 7 (debian/clean file used)
* Source format changed to 3.0 (quilt)
* Standards-Version bumped to 3.9.3 (no changes needed)
2010-09-23 - Piotr Ożarowski <>
beaker (1.5.4-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable
2010-09-12 - Piotr Ożarowski <>
beaker (1.5.4-3) experimental; urgency=low
* Rebuild against newer python3 package (python3.1 now uses
* Minimum python3-all version bumped to 3.1.2-8
2010-09-06 - Piotr Ożarowski <>
beaker (1.5.4-2) experimental; urgency=low
* Provide python3-beaker
* Provide pydist files
2010-06-19 - Piotr Ożarowski <>
beaker (1.5.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
2010-03-03 - Piotr Ożarowski <>
beaker (1.5.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
2010-03-02 - Piotr Ożarowski <>
beaker (1.5.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Add python-pkg-resources to Recommends
* Move python-sqlalchemy to Suggests
* Add python-pylibmc | python-memcache and
python-pycryptopp | python-crypto to Suggests

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