molly-guard - protects machines from accidental shutdowns/reboots

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Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename molly-guard_0.7.1_all.deb
Package name molly-guard
Package version 0.7.1
Package release -
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category admin implemented-in::shell interface::commandline network::server protocol::ssh role::program scope::utility
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Simó Albert i Beltran <>
Download size 13.86 KB
Installed size 56.00 KB


Package Version Architecture Repository
molly-guard_0.7.1_all.deb 0.7.1 all Debian Main
molly-guard - - -


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Type URL
Binary Package molly-guard_0.7.1_all.deb
Source Package molly-guard

Install Howto

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




2017-08-06 - Simó Albert i Beltran <>
molly-guard (0.7.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Pass through "reboot -f" command (Closes: #870891)
2017-07-29 - Simó Albert i Beltran <>
molly-guard (0.7) unstable; urgency=medium
* New maintainer (Closes: #859596)
* Set https in Format field at debian/copyright
* Update Standards-Version
* Hostname case-insensitive (Closes: #856170)
* Update copyright holders of 30-query-hostname
* Update copyright holders at debian/copyright
* Pass through "halt -w" and "halt -f" commands (Closes: #867331)
2016-08-15 - Francois Marier <>
molly-guard (0.6.4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Guard against non-existing /lib/molly-guard in postinst (closes: #834152)
* Bump Standards-Version up to 3.9.8
2016-01-24 - Francois Marier <>
molly-guard (0.6.3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Move pm-utils diverts to /usr/sbin/ (closes: #812535)
* Disable pm-utils diverts until #812545 is fixed
* Use https for Vcs-Git URL (lintian warning)
2015-08-31 - Francois Marier <>
molly-guard (0.6.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add missing diverts for kexec-tools and pm-utils (closes: #797531)
2015-08-29 - Francois Marier <>
molly-guard (0.6.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable
* Run wrap-and-sort
2015-08-23 - Francois Marier <>
molly-guard (0.6.0) experimental; urgency=medium
* Convert to a Debian native package
* Merge upstream and Debian changelogs
* Switch to a minimal debian/rules
* Rely on dh_installman to compress the manpage
* Add support for mosh (closes: #705397)
* Add support for coldreboot from kexec-tools (closes: #735871)
Thanks to Daniel Baumann for the patch!
* Add support for quotes in shutdown message (closes: #699711)
* Add config option to require fully-qualified hostnames (closes: #658282)
Thanks to Andrew Pollock for the patch!
* Add support for the pm-utils commands (closes: #663655)
2015-08-23 - Francois Marier <>
molly-guard (0.5.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Josh Triplett ]
* New upstream release.
* Skip molly-guard's protection logic if we don't have the "tty" command to
determine the terminal.  Avoids a spurious failure when invoked without
/usr mounted. (Closes: #771572)
[ Francois Marier ]
* Take over maintenance with madduck's blessing
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6
* Bump debhelper version to 9
* Install lintian override with dh_lintian
* Use standard template in postrm and preinst scripts
* Switch to machine-readable copyright file and add missing copyright holders
* Disable pristine-tar in debian/gbp.conf
* Add debian/source/format
* Update VCS URLs
* Fix the lintian overrides
2014-11-07 - Josh Triplett <>
molly-guard (0.5.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Fix and rework prefix and etcdir handling to not embed the build directory
in the binary. (Closes: #768418)

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