python3-libvirt - libvirt Python 3 bindings

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name python3-libvirt
Package version 1.2.9
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 675 B
Download size 167.51 KB
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Libvirt is a C toolkit to interact with the virtualization capabilities
of recent versions of Linux (and other OSes). The library aims at providing
a long term stable C API for different virtualization mechanisms. It currently
supports QEMU, KVM, XEN, OpenVZ, LXC, and VirtualBox.
This package contains the Python 3 bindings for the libvirt library


Package Version Architecture Repository
python3-libvirt_1.2.9-1_i386.deb 1.2.9 i386 Debian Main
python3-libvirt - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libvirt0 >= 1.2.9~rc1
python3 >= 3.4~
python3 << 3.5


Type URL
Binary Package python3-libvirt_1.2.9-1_amd64.deb
Source Package libvirt-python

Install Howto

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




2014-10-14 - Guido Günther <>
libvirt-python (1.2.9-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* [e36b886] New upstream version 1.2.9 (Closes: #765159, #765108)
* [ac669e2] Build depend on libvirt 1.2.9 for the new bindings
2014-09-26 - Guido Günther <>
libvirt-python (1.2.8-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* [e081979] New upstream version 1.2.8
* [ad88fbf] Require libvirt 1.2.8 for the new bindings
2014-08-11 - Guido Günther <>
libvirt-python (1.2.6-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable
* [6c8e688] Recommend libvirt-daemon instead of libvirt-bin. Sufficient for
many workloads.
* [ab417b9] Rebuild against newer libvirt
2014-07-24 - Guido Günther <>
libvirt-python (1.2.6-1) experimental; urgency=medium
* [8c67fb3] Fix Vcs-Git URL (Closes: #755758)
* [e5263b5] New upstream version 1.2.6 (Closes: #754648)
2014-07-10 - Guido Günther <>
libvirt-python (1.2.4-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* [5d4293a] Indicate that we break older virtinst
by the virStream changes in d43cb4c80a1986a2aa275a80b11685b13b58bfe5.
leading to errors like:
ERROR    'virStream' object has no attribute 'upload'
* [611d8de] New upstream version 1.2.4
(Closes: #750323, #753675, #605965)
* [498ac54] Drop patches, all fixed upstream
* [a319328] Add python3 support
* [42e49b0] Depend on newer libvirt for the API XML files
* [b0aa3c9] Update gbp.conf for sid builds
2014-02-05 - Guido Günther <>
libvirt-python (1.2.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* [007e79c] Add watch file
* [d43cb4c] Fix calling of virStreamSend method. Cherry-picked upstream
commit ea9339c878ffc344a3ef0cc659b7bce87125678f
2014-01-19 - Guido Günther <>
libvirt-python (1.2.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* [2de72d5] New upstream version 1.2.1
* [de2e87e] Build against newer libvirt
2013-12-20 - Guido Günther <>
libvirt-python (1.2.0-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable 
2013-12-02 - Guido Günther <>
libvirt-python (1.2.0-1) experimental; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #731088)

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