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Severity: normal
Tags: jessie
Usertags: pu


backintime in Jessie misses an important dependency on python-dbus.
If you have one of the front ends installed the chances are it is
pulled in by something else, but that's not a guarantee.

Please consider the attached source diff.


-- System Information:
Debian Release: 8.5
  APT prefers stable
  APT policy: (990, 'stable'), (500, 'stable-updates'), (500, 'unstable'), 
(500, 'testing'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Foreign Architectures: i386

Kernel: Linux 4.6.0-0.bpo.1-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_GB.utf8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.utf8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)
diff -Nru backintime-1.0.36/debian/changelog backintime-1.0.36/debian/changelog
--- backintime-1.0.36/debian/changelog	2014-10-27 15:52:29.000000000 +0000
+++ backintime-1.0.36/debian/changelog	2016-07-23 22:52:34.000000000 +0100
@@ -1,3 +1,9 @@
+backintime (1.0.36-1+deb8u1) stable; urgency=medium
+  * Add missing dependency on python-dbus (Closes: #831349)
+ -- Jonathan Wiltshire <>  Sat, 23 Jul 2016 22:49:37 +0100
 backintime (1.0.36-1) unstable; urgency=medium
   * Acknowledge NMU; thanks Julian
diff -Nru backintime-1.0.36/debian/control backintime-1.0.36/debian/control
--- backintime-1.0.36/debian/control	2014-10-27 15:52:29.000000000 +0000
+++ backintime-1.0.36/debian/control	2016-07-23 22:52:34.000000000 +0100
@@ -11,7 +11,7 @@
 Package: backintime-common
 Architecture: all
-Depends: rsync, cron, ${python:Depends}, ${misc:Depends}
+Depends: rsync, cron, ${python:Depends}, ${misc:Depends}, python-dbus
 Suggests: sshfs, encfs
 Description: simple backup/snapshot system
  Back In Time is a framework for rsync, diff and cron for the purpose of

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Version: 8.6

The updates referred to in each of these bugs were included in today's
stable point release.



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