python3-cracklib - Python3 bindings for password checker library cracklib2

Property Value
Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename python3-cracklib_2.9.6-2+b1_i386.deb
Package name python3-cracklib
Package version 2.9.6
Package release 2+b1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category python
License -
Maintainer Jan Dittberner <>
Download size 24.02 KB
Installed size 61.00 KB


Package Version Architecture Repository
python3-cracklib_2.9.6-2+b1_amd64.deb 2.9.6 amd64 Debian Main
python3-cracklib - - -


Name Value
cracklib-runtime >= 2.9.6-2+b1
libc6 >= 2.4
libcrack2 >= 2.9.6-2+b1
python3 << 3.8
python3 >= 3.7~
python3:any -


Name Value
python3.7-cracklib -


Type URL
Binary Package python3-cracklib_2.9.6-2+b1_i386.deb
Source Package cracklib2

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install python3-cracklib deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install python3-cracklib




2018-12-31 - Jan Dittberner <>
cracklib2 (2.9.6-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add missing 2.9.6-1 changelog bug tracker references
* Add patch by Helmut Grohne to fix FTBFS with nopython build profile
(Closes: #917835)
* debian/control: Bump Standards-Version to 4.3.0 (no changes)
* Apply patch by Helmut Grohne to fix FTCBFS (Closes: #913401)
+ Multiarchify python Build-Depends
+ Tell what to cross for
+ Honour DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS=nocheck
2018-12-28 - Jan Dittberner <>
cracklib2 (2.9.6-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Jan Dittberner ]
* New upstream version (Closes: #906935)
* Lintian fix: add missing symbols to debian/libcrack2.symbols
* Update VCS and Homepage URLs in debian/control
* Update copyright information in debian/copyright
* Fix lintian warning override_dh_auto_test-does-not-check-
* Add DEB_BUILD_MAINT_OPTIONS for hardening
* Update debian/watch file to use the github release page
* debian/control: Bump Standards Version to 4.1.5
- remove Priority: extra for libcrack2-dev
* Apply patch by Chris Lamb to make contents of /var/cache/cracklib/src-dict
reproducible by sorting the file lists (Closes: #865623)
* Bump debian/compat level and debhelper dependency to 10
* Remove --with_autotools_dev use debhelper dh_update_autotools_config
* Fix "FTBFS if built twice in a row: aborting due to unexpected
upstream changes" by removing that is regenerated by
autoheader (Closes: #839532)
[ Ondřej Nový ]
* d/copyright: Use https protocol in Format field
[ Jan Dittberner ]
* Remove useless autotools-dev from Build-Depends to fix lintian
2018-04-01 - Karsten Merker <>
cracklib2 (2.9.2-5.2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Add support for a "nopython" build-profile. (Closes: #894385, Closes:
2018-03-21 - Karsten Merker <>
cracklib2 (2.9.2-5.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Remove the ":native" annotation from the "cracklib-runtime <cross>"
build-dependency. (Closes: #891803)
2017-05-27 - Jan Dittberner <>
cracklib2 (2.9.2-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add Breaks: cracklib-runtime (<< 2.9.2-4) to libcrack2 to configure
cracklib-runtime in the correct order (Closes: #854554)
2017-04-08 - Jan Dittberner <>
cracklib2 (2.9.2-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Migrate triggers to interest-noawait to avoid trigger-cycles (Closes:
2016-08-25 - Jan Dittberner <>
cracklib2 (2.9.2-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix "Buffer overflow processing long words" by applying patch from
0004-overflow-processing-long-words.patch (Closes: #835386)
* remove obsolete debian/pycompat
* change Vcs-* fields to https variants
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8 (no changes)
* Fix "FTCBFS: invokes host-arch executable cracklib-packer" by applying
Helmut Grohne's patch to fix cross compilation (Closes: #792860)
2016-08-23 - Jan Dittberner <>
cracklib2 (2.9.2-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix "CVE-2016-6318: Stack-based buffer overflow when parsing large
GECOS field" by applying patch by Salvatore Bonaccorso (Closes: #834502)
2014-10-05 - Jan Dittberner <>
cracklib2 (2.9.2-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream version (Closes: #724570)
* refresh debian/patches/install-debian-python-modules.patch
* bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (No changes)
* upstream supports out of tree builds, simplify debian/rules
override_dh_auto_build and override_dh_auto_clean
* remove debian/ that is now included as
* remove compile and python/cracklib.egg-info in debian/rules
override_dh_auto_clean to avoid unintended upstream changes
* add README-DAWG and README-LICENSE to debian/
* change debian/copyright to machine readable format

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