libmail-mboxparser-perl - module providing read-only access to UNIX mailboxes

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libmail-mboxparser-perl_0.55-4_all.deb
Package name libmail-mboxparser-perl
Package version 0.55
Package release 4
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category devel::lang:perl devel::library implemented-in::perl perl
License -
Maintainer Debian Perl Group <>
Download size 58.29 KB
Installed size 158.00 KB
Mail::MboxParser attempts to provide a simplified access to standard
UNIX-mailboxes.  It offers only a subset of methods to get 'straight
to the point'. More sophisticated things can still be done by
invoking any method from MIME::Tools on the appropriate return


Package Version Architecture Repository
libmail-mboxparser-perl_0.55-4_all.deb 0.55 all Debian Main
libmail-mboxparser-perl - - -


Name Value
libmime-tools-perl -
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libmail-mboxparser-perl_0.55-4_all.deb
Source Package libmail-mboxparser-perl

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libmail-mboxparser-perl deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libmail-mboxparser-perl




2013-06-02 - gregor herrmann <>
libmail-mboxparser-perl (0.55-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: update {versioned,alternative} (build) dependencies.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Add patch pod-encoding.patch. (Closes: #710798)
* Update fix-spelling-error-in-manpage.patch. Add another spelling fix.
* debian/copyright: switch formatting to Copyright-Format 1.0.
* Set Standards-Version to 3.9.4 (no changes).
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 8.
* Improve short description.
2011-06-25 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libmail-mboxparser-perl (0.55-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Changed: Switched Vcs-Browser field to ViewSVN
(source stanza).
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ Tim Retout ]
* Email change: Tim Retout -> 
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Add perl-Mail-MboxParser-0.55-Fix-garbled-attachment-name-RT-66576.patch 
patch to patch the attachment name in t/10_qpnames.t which is not
valid UTF-8 and thus does not match text stored in the mbox. Fixes FTBFS
(Closes: #615545).
* Convert to '3.0 (quilt)' source package format.
* Remove README.source and drop quilt framework.
* debian/control:
- Drop quilt from Build-Depends.
- Change versioned Build-Depends-Indep on perl (>= 5.8.0-7) to a
unversioned dependency on perl as the version is already satisfied
in oldstable.
* debian/rules: Use tiny rules makefile.
* debian/copyright:
- Update to revision 135 of DEP5's format-specification for
machine-readable copyright file information.
- Update copyright for debian/* packaging.
- Explicitly point to GPL-1 license text in common-licenses.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2.
* Add fix-spelling-error-in-manpage.patch patch to fix spelling errors
in manpage.
2008-08-15 - Tim Retout <>
libmail-mboxparser-perl (0.55-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Tim Retout ]
* Take over for the Debian Perl Group. (Closes: #460181)
* debian/compat: Bump from 4 to 7.
* debian/control:
+ Change Maintainer to Debian Perl Group.
+ Add self to Uploaders.
+ Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.0.
+ Add new Homepage and Vcs-* fields.
+ Bump debhelper Build-Depends, and replace dpatch with quilt.
+ Add libtest-pod-perl and libtest-pod-coverage-perl to
Build-Depends-Indep field.
+ Replace libmime-perl with libmime-tools-perl in Build-Depends-Indep and
Depends fields.
+ Move liburi-find-perl from Suggests to Recommends.
+ Revise Description.
* debian/copyright: Rewrite in new format.
* debian/libmail-mboxparser-perl.examples:
+ New file; ship upstream example scripts.
* debian/patches/00list: Remove.
* debian/patches/01_fix_messageparser_interaction.dpatch:
+ Rename to just fix_messageparser_interaction.
+ Quilt refresh, and add a description.
* debian/patches/series: New file.
* debian/README.source: New file.
* debian/rules: Rewrite.
* debian/watch: New watch file courtesy of dh-make-perl.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Use "$(QUILT_STAMPFN)" instead of "patch" in debian/rules.
* debian/control: wrap a long line.
2008-05-28 - Gunnar Wolf <>
libmail-mboxparser-perl (0.55-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Remove /usr/lib/perl5 only if it exists (needed to avoid FTBFS after
Perl 5.10 transition) (Closes: #479933)
2007-06-09 - Joshua Kwan <>
libmail-mboxparser-perl (0.55-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Apply David Coppit's patch to fix hangs during 'make test'.
closes: #395268
* Bump to Standards-Version 3.7.2, no changes required.

See Also

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libmail-milter-perl_0.07-1_all.deb Perl extension modules for mail filtering via milter
libmail-pop3client-perl_2.19-1_all.deb POP3 client module for perl
libmail-rbl-perl_1.10-2_all.deb Perl extension to access RBL-style host verification services
libmail-rfc822-address-perl_0.4-1_all.deb Perl extension for validating email addresses
libmail-sendeasy-perl_1.2-2_all.deb Perl module to send plain/html e-mails through SMTP servers
libmail-sendmail-perl_0.80-1_all.deb simple way to send email from a perl script
libmail-spf-perl_2.9.0-4_all.deb Perl implementation of Sender Policy Framework and Sender ID
libmail-spf-xs-perl_1.2.10-7+b5_i386.deb library for validating mail senders with SPF - Perl bindings
libmail-srs-perl_0.31-6_all.deb interface to Sender Rewriting Scheme
libmail-thread-perl_2.55-2_all.deb library for threading email by In-Reply-To and References
libmail-transport-perl_3.003-1_all.deb perl library for sending email
libmail-verify-perl_0.02-5.1_all.deb Utility to verify an email address
libmail-verp-perl_0.06+dfsg-2_all.deb Variable Envelope Return Paths (VERP) address encoder/decoder
libmailtools-perl_2.18-1_all.deb Manipulate email in perl programs