liblockfile1 - NFS-safe locking library

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name liblockfile1
Package version 1.09
Package release 6
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 56 B
Download size 15.24 KB
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Liblockfile is a shared library with NFS-safe locking functions.


Package Version Architecture Repository
liblockfile1_1.09-6_amd64.deb 1.09 amd64 Debian Main
liblockfile1 - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
liblockfile-bin >= 1.09-6
multiarch-support -


Type URL
Binary Package liblockfile1_1.09-6_i386.deb
Source Package liblockfile

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install liblockfile1 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install liblockfile1




2013-06-02 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
liblockfile (1.09-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Merge 1.09-5ubuntu1
fix-buffer-overflows.patch: Fix buffer overflows when building strings
- Protect against overflows caused by long hostnames (LP: #941968)
- Protect against overflows caused by large PID numbers (LP: #1011477)
Closes: #677225
* In it compiles$(NVER) but installs$(VER) 
Patch by Yao Zhao
Closes: #688074
* Standards Version is 3.9.4
2013-01-09 - Tyler Hicks <>
liblockfile (1.09-5ubuntu1) raring; urgency=low
* debian/patches/fix-buffer-overflows.patch: Fix buffer overflows when
building strings
- Protect against overflows caused by long hostnames (LP: #941968)
- Protect against overflows caused by large PID numbers (LP: #1011477)
2012-12-11 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
liblockfile (1.09-5) unstable; urgency=low
[ Rob Browning ]
* Don't remove /usr/share/doc/liblockfile1 from the postrm anymore.
Doing so breaks multarch, and it appears that the code was originally
inserted to fix an upgrade problem (#339498) from 2005.
(closes: #695268)
2012-06-13 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
liblockfile (1.09-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Multiarch issues
- Move liblockfile.a to /usr/lib/$(DEB_HOST_MULTIARCH)
- Compress files with "gzip -n"
Patch by Sven Joachim
Closes: #637569
* Enable hardened build flags
* Standards version is 3.9.3
2011-08-13 - Miquel van Smoorenburg <>
liblockfile (1.09-3) unstable; urgency=high
* add Replaces/Breaks liblockfile1 for liblockfile-bin (closes: #637555)
* make liblockfile-bin Multiarch: foreign (closes: #637568)
2011-08-12 - Miquel van Smoorenburg <>
liblockfile (1.09-2) unstable; urgency=high
* fix debian/files botchup (fixes: #637465)
* fix more lintian warnings and errors
2011-08-10 - Miquel van Smoorenburg <>
liblockfile (1.09-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version (fixes: #406471, #547721, #273112)
* Make package multi-arch compliant
* Add lintian override for setgid mail helper
* Delete whitespace adjusting macro stuff from dotlockfile.1
* Remove shlib depends from dotlockfile control file entry
2010-02-14 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
liblockfile (1.08-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Merge 1.08-3ubuntu1
Compute md5sums during build
Closes: 563544, 564797
* Debian source format is 3.0 (quilt)
Add 04-505851-remove-debug-code.patch
* Add important information to dotlockfile.1
Add 06-493462-dotlockfile.1.patch
Update usage message
Add 07-493462-dotlockfile.c.patch
Patches by Roland Eggner
Closes: 493462
* Make ar overwritable (for cross-builds)
Add 09-562937-make-ar-overwrittable.patch
Patch by Marc Kleine-Budde and Wolfram Sang
Closes: 562937
* Fix out-of-date-standards-version
Add 02-COPYRIGHT.patch
* Fix copyright-refers-to-symlink-license
* Fix maintainer-script-without-set-e
2010-01-12 - Loïc Minier <>
liblockfile (1.08-3ubuntu1) lucid; urgency=low
* Compute md5sums during build.
2008-11-18 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
liblockfile (1.08-3) unstable; urgency=high
* Don't stale lockfiles after 10 seconds instead of 5 minutes;
patch by Wolfram Sang; closes: #505851
* Handle nostrip build option; patch by Justin Pryzby; closes: #437374
* debian/rules: Don't ignore error status of rm -fr; patch by Justin Pryzby
* debian/rules: Remove stampfiles first; patch by Justin Pryzby

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