libdb-file-lock-perl - wrapper adding locking for the DB_File module

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libdb-file-lock-perl_0.05-4_all.deb
Package name libdb-file-lock-perl
Package version 0.05
Package release 4
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category devel::lang:perl devel::library implemented-in::perl perl works-with::db
License -
Maintainer Debian Perl Group <>
Download size 12.58 KB
Installed size 32.00 KB
When you need locking, simply use DB_File::Lock in place of DB_File and
add an extra argument onto the tie command specifying if the file should
be locked for reading or writing.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libdb-file-lock-perl_0.05-4_all.deb 0.05 all Debian Main
libdb-file-lock-perl - - -


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perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libdb-file-lock-perl_0.05-4_all.deb
Source Package libdb-file-lock-perl

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libdb-file-lock-perl deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libdb-file-lock-perl




2015-06-18 - gregor herrmann <>
libdb-file-lock-perl (0.05-4) unstable; urgency=low
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* debian/control: Changed: Replace versioned (build-)dependency on
perl (>= 5.6.0-{12,16}) with an unversioned dependency on perl (as
permitted by Debian Policy 3.8.3).
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* Email change: Ansgar Burchardt ->
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: update {versioned,alternative} (build) dependencies.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git://
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ Axel Beckert ]
* debian/copyright: migrate pre-1.0 format to 1.0 using "cme fix dpkg-
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Strip trailing slash from metacpan URLs.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Update Vcs-Browser URL to cgit web frontend
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Mark package as autopkgtest-able.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.6.
* Switch to source format "3.0 (quilt)".
* Drop quilt fragments from debian/*.
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 9.
* Add patch from CPAN RT to fix "defined(%hash)" error.
(Closes: #789147)
* Update license stanzas in debian/copyright.
* Add lintian override for pkg-perl specific check about module name in
package description.
2009-07-23 - Ansgar Burchardt <>
libdb-file-lock-perl (0.05-3) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Take over for the Debian Perl Group; Closes: #357344 -- ITA
* debian/control: Added: Vcs-Svn field (source stanza); Vcs-Browser
field (source stanza); Homepage field (source stanza). Changed:
Maintainer set to Debian Perl Group <pkg-perl-> (was: Debian QA Group
<>); added: /me to Uploaders.
* debian/watch: use dist-based URL.
* debian/control: Changed: Switched Vcs-Browser field to ViewSVN
(source stanza).
* debian/control: Added: ${misc:Depends} to Depends: field.
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* Refresh rules for debhelper 7.
* Move debhelper to Build-Depends.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.2.
* Add myself to Uploaders.
* Convert debian/copyright to proposed machine-readable format.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: mention module name in long description.
* Split out changes to into a quilt patch, add quilt framework.
2008-04-05 - Mark Hymers <>
libdb-file-lock-perl (0.05-2.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix FTBFS with Perl 5.10.  Closes: #467734
2006-04-09 - Matej Vela <>
libdb-file-lock-perl (0.05-2) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
* Package is orphaned (#357344); set maintainer to Debian QA Group.
* Fix tie argument handling.  Thanks to Frank Lichtenheld
for the patch.  Closes: #334451 [ #18613].
* Switch to debhelper 5.
* Conforms to Standards version 3.6.2.
2004-09-13 - S. Zachariah Sprackett <>
libdb-file-lock-perl (0.05-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release. (closes: #271594)

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libdb5.3-java-jni_5.3.28+dfsg1-0.5_i386.deb Berkeley v5.3 Database Libraries for Java
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libdb5.3-sql-dev_5.3.28+dfsg1-0.5_i386.deb Berkeley v5.3 Database Libraries [SQL development]
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