pawserv - CERNLIB data analysis suite - distributed PAW and file transfer servers

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name pawserv
Package version 20061220+dfsg3
Package release 4.1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 186 B
Download size 60.51 KB
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CERNLIB is a suite of data analysis tools and libraries created for
use in physics experiments, but also with applications to other
fields such as the biological sciences.
This package contains the server daemon for remote PAW clients. PAW
is the Physics Analysis Workstation, a graphical analysis program.
Included in the same binary is zserv, the server daemon for the ZFTP protocol;
zserv is a macro-extensible file transfer program which supports the
transfer of formatted, unformatted and ZEBRA RZ files (CMZ, HBOOK, etc.).
It is similar to a standard FTP daemon, although it listens on a different
port. Both servers operate through inetd.
Since these servers accept passwords in clear text and do not support SSL
or other encryption methods, you should probably only install this package
within a trusted LAN. It should be seen as equivalent to vanilla telnetd
in terms of security (or lack thereof).


Package Version Architecture Repository
pawserv_20061220+dfsg3-4.1_amd64.deb 20061220+dfsg3 amd64 Debian Main
pawserv - - -


Name Value
debconf >= 0.5
debconf-2.0 -
inet-superserver -
libc6 >= 2.4
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libgfortran3 >= 4.6
libkernlib1-gfortran -
libpacklib1-gfortran -
libquadmath0 >= 4.6
netbase >= 4.08
openbsd-inetd -


Name Value
harden-servers -


Name Value
zserv << 2003.08.21-1


Type URL
Binary Package pawserv_20061220+dfsg3-4.1_i386.deb
Source Package cernlib

Install Howto

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




2014-08-28 - Aurelien Jarno <>
cernlib (20061220+dfsg3-4.1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Aurelien Jarno ]
* Non-maintainer upload.
[ Mauricio Faria de Oliveira ]
* Fix 'debian/' for GNU make 3.82+ (Closes: #720689)
Thanks Michael Tautschnig. New versions of GNU make don't 'sort' the output
of 'wildcard' anymore. This is reported in the following GNU make announce:
2013-08-24 - Lifeng Sun <>
cernlib (20061220+dfsg3-4) unstable; urgency=low
* cernlib-base-dev: depends on dpkg-dev to fix Multiarch support.
2013-08-23 - Lifeng Sun <>
cernlib (20061220+dfsg3-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Support multiarch.
* Set source format to 3.0 (quilt).
* Temporarily disable test-suite. (Closes: #701254, #713535)
* {cernlib-base-dev,libmathlib2,pawserv}: set priority to optional.
* Apply patchset manually rather than using obsolete dpatch.
* debian/control:
- bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4.
- remove obsolete dpatch from build-dep.
- remove obsolete DM-Upload-Allowed field.
- transition from lesstif2 to motif, we will rename packages in next
upload. (Closes: #717639)
- canonical VCS-* fields.
2011-08-04 - Lifeng Sun <>
cernlib (20061220+dfsg3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Add patch 138: Remove invalid declaration of the REPEAT function.
(Closes: #636565).
* Add Danish translation of the debconf templates.
Thanks to Joe Dalton <>. (Closes: #621357)
* debian/debhelper: rename to debian/dh to make lintian happy.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2. No change needed.

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