python-pyclamd - Python interface to the ClamAV daemon

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name python-pyclamd
Package version 0.3.9
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 63 B
Download size 12.78 KB
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This package adds virus detection capabilities to Python software in
an efficient and easy way, thanks to the ClamAV antivirus toolkit.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-pyclamd_0.3.9-2_all.deb 0.3.9 all Debian Main
python-pyclamd - - -


Name Value
python:any << 2.8
python:any >= 2.7.5-5~


Type URL
Binary Package python-pyclamd_0.3.9-2_all.deb
Source Package pyclamd

Install Howto

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




2015-03-12 - Andrey Rahmatullin <>
pyclamd (0.3.9-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Fix import on Python 3 (Closes: #780337)
2014-07-13 - Scott Kitterman <>
pyclamd (0.3.9-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
- Drop debian/patches/build_no_clamd.patch, fixed upstream
* Add debian/patches/examples-print-fix.patch to fix python3 compatibility
in examples
* Added doc-base registration files
2014-07-06 - Scott Kitterman <>
pyclamd (0.3.8-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Jakub Wilk ]
* Use canonical URIs for Vcs-* fields.
[ Scott Kitterman ]
* New upstream release
* Add debian/patches/build_no_clamd.patch to fix python3 exception syntax
error and make it possible to build without clamd installed
* Move clamav-daemon from Depends to Recommends (Closes: #645872)
* Update debian/copyright
* Drop obsolete get-orig-source rule and add debian/watch
* Convert from CDBS/pysupport to dh/dh-python/pybuild
* Add new python3-pyclamd binary and appropriate build-depends
* Add .install and .docs files so new files are appropriately installed
* Bump standards version to 3.9.5 without further change
* Bump compat and debhelper version to 9
* Add myself to uploaders
2010-10-24 - Siegfried-Angel Gevatter Pujals <>
pyclamd (0.2.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release:
- Replaced deprecated string exceptions with classes.
- Added a timeout option to socket operations to avoid blocking.
- Code improvements (PEP-8 compliance, new private helper functions).
* debian/rules:
- Updated get-orig-source (don't take the changelog since it's outdated,
and replace GPL2 with LGPL3, ensure indentation is correct -unexpand-).
- Don't try to install CHANGELOG as it has been removed.
* debian/control:
- Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.1.
* debian/copyright:
- Update copyright years and change license from GPL2+ to LGPL3+.
* Remove debian/patches, the string exceptions change has been accepted
2010-06-06 - Siegfried-Angel Gevatter Pujals <>
pyclamd (0.1.1-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Siegfried-Angel Gevatter Pujals ]
* debian/control:
- Swap Maintainer/Uploader fields.
- Bump Standards-Version from 3.7.3 to 3.8.4.
* debian/copyright:
- Replace "(C)" with "©".
- Change GPL to GPL-2.
* debian/source/format:
- Change source format to "3.0 (quilt)".
* debian/patches/string-exceptions, debian/patches/series:
- Change exceptions from strings to classes, for python2.6+ compatibility;
thanks to Julien Danjou for reporting (Closes: #576694).
[ Sandro Tosi ]
* debian/control
- Switch Vcs-Browser field to viewsvn.
2008-02-16 - Siegfried-Angel Gevatter Pujals (RainCT) <>
pyclamd (0.1.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: 466133).

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