postgresql-9.4-plv8 - Procedural language interface between PostgreSQL and JavaScript

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name postgresql-9.4-plv8
Package version 1.4.2.ds
Package release 2+deb8u1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 123 B
Download size 51.09 KB
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V8 is a high performance JavaScript engine written in C++.  It is used
in the document-oriented data store MongoDB.
PostgreSQL is an open source SQL database server.
This package provides a procedural language interface to JavaScript from
PostgreSQL. Procedural languages are used to write functions
which can be called in database queries.


Package Version Architecture Repository
postgresql-9.4-plv8_1.4.2.ds-2+deb8u1_amd64.deb 1.4.2.ds amd64 Debian Main
postgresql-9.4-plv8 - - -


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libc6 >= 2.3.4
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libstdc++6 >= 4.2.1
libv8-3.14.5 -
postgresql-9.4 -


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postgresql-plv8 -


Type URL
Binary Package postgresql-9.4-plv8_1.4.2.ds-2+deb8u1_i386.deb
Source Package plv8

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install postgresql-9.4-plv8 deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install postgresql-9.4-plv8




2017-03-23 - Christoph Berg <>
plv8 (1.4.2.ds-2+deb8u1) jessie; urgency=high
* Security bugfix picked from 1.4.9: Check for permission to call functions.
2014-07-28 - Christoph Berg <>
plv8 (1.4.2.ds-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Pull patches from upstream to support PostgreSQL 9.4.
2014-04-30 - Christoph Berg <>
plv8 (1.4.2.ds-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Add origtargz target to debian/rules.
* Set team as maintainer, bump dh to 9.
2013-09-13 - Christoph Berg <>
plv8 (1.4.0.ds-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Martin Pitt ]
* debian/tests/control: Add missing postgresql-server-dev-all test
dependency, so that installcheck can find pg_buildext.
* debian/tests/installcheck: Create build-$version if it does not exist.
[ Christoph Berg ]
* Use plain pg_buildext; in 9.1/9.2/9.3 got fixed for srcdir.
* Install docs in all module packages built.
* debian/tests/control: Use allow-stderr (needs autopkgtest 2.3).
* debian/pgversions: use "9.0"+ and B-D on pg-server-dev-all >= 148.
* debian/ Section: database.
* debian/watch: Mangle upstream version to remove .ds.
2013-07-01 - Christoph Berg <>
plv8 (1.4.0.ds-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Remove coffee-script.js and livescript.js from the source tarball (we
don't have source code for these), and disable building the extensions.
2013-06-28 - Christoph Berg <>
plv8 (1.4.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Manually loop over the versions to build/install instead of using
pg_buildext because the buildsystem doesn't like "srcdir" in the
* Remove 8.4 from debian/pgversions as it fails on i386 (amd64 works).
* Makefile: use pg_config --includedir-server so we get the version
number for the right PostgreSQL version.
* Run make installcheck using autopkgtest. (Needs postgresql-common >= 146).
* Point Vcs headers at
2013-05-03 - Evgeni Golov <>
plv8 (1.4.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial upload.
Closes: #706713
* This Debian package was created for, and donated to the
Debian community.

See Also

Package Description
postgresql-9.4-postgis-2.1-scripts_2.1.4+dfsg-3_all.deb PostGIS for PostgreSQL 9.4 -- scripts -- dummy package
postgresql-9.4-postgis-2.1_2.1.4+dfsg-3_i386.deb Geographic objects support for PostgreSQL 9.4
postgresql-9.4-postgis-scripts_2.1.4+dfsg-3_all.deb Geographic objects support for PostgreSQL 9.4 -- scripts
postgresql-9.4-prefix_1.2.3-3_i386.deb Prefix Range module for PostgreSQL
postgresql-9.4-preprepare_0.7-2_i386.deb pre prepare your PostgreSQL statements server side
postgresql-9.4-python-multicorn_1.0.4-1_i386.deb multicorn extension for Postgres 9.4 to write FDWs with python2
postgresql-9.4-python3-multicorn_1.0.4-1_i386.deb multicorn extension for Postgres 9.4 to write FDWs with python3
postgresql-9.4-repmgr_2.0-3_i386.deb replication manager support modules for PostgreSQL 9.4
postgresql-9.4-slony1-2_2.2.3-1_i386.deb replication system for PostgreSQL: PostgreSQL 9.4 server plug-in
postgresql-9.4_9.4.18-0+deb8u1_i386.deb object-relational SQL database, version 9.4 server
postgresql-autodoc_1.40-3_all.deb Utility to create a PostgreSQL database schema overview in HTML, DOT and XML
postgresql-client-9.4_9.4.18-0+deb8u1_i386.deb front-end programs for PostgreSQL 9.4
postgresql-client-common_165+deb8u3_all.deb manager for multiple PostgreSQL client versions
postgresql-client_9.4+165+deb8u3_all.deb front-end programs for PostgreSQL (supported version)
postgresql-common_165+deb8u3_all.deb PostgreSQL database-cluster manager