bup - highly efficient file backup system based on git

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name bup
Package version 0.25
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 420 B
Download size 100.18 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
bup is a backup tool which stores the backups in a system based around
the packfile format from git.


Package Version Architecture Repository
bup_0.25-1_amd64.deb 0.25 amd64 Debian Main
bup - - -


Name Value
git -
libc6 >= 2.7
par2 -
python -
python-pylibacl -
python-pyxattr -
python2.7 -
python:any >= 2.6.6-7~


Type URL
Binary Package bup_0.25-1_i386.deb
Source Package bup

Install Howto

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




2013-12-16 - Robert S. Edmonds <edmonds@debian.org>
bup (0.25-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
2013-12-10 - Robert S. Edmonds <edmonds@debian.org>
bup (0.25~rc5-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
2013-11-15 - Robert S. Edmonds <edmonds@debian.org>
bup (0.25~rc4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Increase debhelper compat level to 9.
* Re-enable python-pylibacl on non-Linux architectures;
tentatively closes: #726727.
2013-09-24 - Robert S. Edmonds <edmonds@debian.org>
bup (0.25~rc3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
2013-09-01 - Robert S. Edmonds <edmonds@debian.org>
bup (0.25~rc2-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Build-Depend and Depend on python-pylibacl and python-pyxattr only on
* Build-Depend and Depend on par2 only on !hurd-i386.
* Add Build-Depends-Indep on pandoc-data due to pandoc/pandoc-data binary
package split.
2013-08-10 - Robert S. Edmonds <edmonds@debian.org>
bup (0.25~rc2-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fold bup-fuse and bup-web back into the main 'bup' package at the
suggestion of the Debian FTP Masters.
* Demote the Depends on python-fuse (for 'bup fuse') and python-tornado
(for 'bup web') to Recommends, since these scripts have import guards
and will print a proper error message if these packages aren't installed.
2013-08-08 - Robert S. Edmonds <edmonds@debian.org>
bup (0.25~rc2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* New binary packages:
- bup-doc
- bup-fuse
- bup-web
* Add dependency on python-pylibacl, python-pyxattr, in order to backup
file metadata.
* Promote dependency on par2 from Recommends to Depends.
2013-05-06 - Robert S. Edmonds <edmonds@debian.org>
bup (0.25~git20130505-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable.
* Merge upstream commit 6cf3688.
* Push Debian source package changes to git.debian.org; closes: #704908.
* Don't build docs on mips; closes: #704910.
2013-03-03 - Robert S. Edmonds <edmonds@debian.org>
bup (0.25~git20130303-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New maintainer; closes: #699163.
* Merge upstream commit 7e9005e.
* Convert from python-support to dh_python2.
2012-11-06 - Jon Dowland <jmtd@debian.org>
bup (0.25~git2011.11.04-6) experimental; urgency=low
* Add --parallel to dh* calls to support parallel building.
* Depend upon python-pyxattr and python-pylibacl so that "bup
meta" works. Thanks Sascha Silbe. Closes: #692009.

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