python2-setproctitle - Python module to allow customization of the process title

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package filename python2-setproctitle-1.1.10-2.1.x86_64.rpm
Package name python2-setproctitle
Package version 1.1.10
Package release 2.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category Development/Libraries/Python
License BSD-3-Clause
Maintainer -
Download size 20.15 KB
Installed size 36.15 KB
Changing the title is mostly useful in multi-process systems, for example when
a master process is forked: changing the children's title allows to identify
the task each process is busy with. The technique is used by PostgreSQL  and
the OpenSSH Server for example.


Package Version Architecture Repository
python2-setproctitle-1.1.10-2.1.i586.rpm 1.1.10 i586 openSUSE Oss
python2-setproctitle - - -


Name Value - - -
python(abi) = 2.7


Name Value
python-setproctitle = 1.1.10-2.1
python2-setproctitle = 1.1.10-2.1
python2-setproctitle(x86-64) = 1.1.10-2.1


Name Value
python-setproctitle < 1.1.10-2.1


Type URL
Binary Package python2-setproctitle-1.1.10-2.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package python-setproctitle-1.1.10-2.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install python2-setproctitle rpm package:

# zypper install python2-setproctitle




2019-03-03 - Matej Cepl <>
- Enable tests and add skip-failing-tests.patch to skip failing tests
2017-07-06 -
- update to 1.10.0:
- Fixed building with certain ``prctl.h`` implementations (issue #44).
- Use ``setuptools`` if available (issue #48).
- Fixed build on VC (issues #20, #33).
- Added ```` to the source distribution to help with RPM building
(issue #30).
- convert to singlespec
- fix Source url
2013-11-19 -
- Update to version 1.1.8
+ Added support for Python "diehard" 2.4.
+ Fixed build on Mac OS X 10.9 Maverick (issue #27).
2013-09-14 -
- Update to 1.1.7:
* Added PyPy support, courtesy of Ozan Turksever (
2013-01-14 -
- Simplify macro usage
2012-09-12 -
- Update to 1.1.6:
* The module can be compiled again on Windows (issue #21).
- Changes from 1.1.5:
* No module bug, but a packaging issue: files ``README`` and ``HISTORY``
added back into the distribution.
- Changes from 1.1.4:
* The module works correctly in embedded Python.
* ``setproctitle()`` accepts a keyword argument.
* Debug output support always compiled in: the variable ``SPT_DEBUG`` can be
used to emit debug log.
- Simplify %build sections to one line
- HISTORY and README files are now .rst files, update %files section
2012-01-10 -
- Update to v1.1.3
* Don't clobber environ if the variable SPT_NOENV is set
* Fixed segfault when the module is imported under vim (bnc#739242)
2011-04-04 -
- Provide python3 spec file
2011-03-29 -
- Spec file cleanup:
* changed license to BSD3c
* packaded documentation files
* fixed build non-SUSE distros
2010-11-18 -
- Update to version 1.1
* add support python3

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