libstring-diff-perl - simple diff for strings

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Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libstring-diff-perl_0.07-2_all.deb
Package name libstring-diff-perl
Package version 0.07
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category devel::lang:perl devel::library implemented-in::perl perl
License -
Maintainer Debian Perl Group <>
Download size 12.88 KB
Installed size 33.00 KB
String::Diff compares two strings, and emphasizes changed hunks within
the resulting diff.
The markup of the addition and the deletion can be freely changed, e.g.
coloring for the terminal with ANSI, or using HTML for web usage.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libstring-diff-perl_0.07-2_all.deb 0.07 all Debian Main
libstring-diff-perl - - -


Name Value
libalgorithm-diff-perl -
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libstring-diff-perl_0.07-2_all.deb
Source Package libstring-diff-perl

Install Howto

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




2017-01-03 - gregor herrmann <>
libstring-diff-perl (0.07-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Add patch to adjust test suite to YAML 1.21.
Thanks to Niko Tyni for the patch. (Closes: #849362)
* Make build dependency on libyaml-perl versioned.
* Update lintian override for debhelper version.
* debian/control: update Vcs-Git field to use HTTPS.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.8.
2015-10-24 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
libstring-diff-perl (0.07-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ upstream ]
* New release.
+ Correctly escape hunks in the end of the merged string.
+ Add copyright in a pod.
+ Fix documentation.
[ Daniel Lintott ]
* Change homepage to
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Update Vcs-Browser URL to use cgit web frontend.
[ Jonas Smedegaard ]
* Stop track md5sum of upstream tarball: Compare against VCS instead.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.6.
* Update copyright info:
+ Fix list Github issue tracker (not nor personal
address) as preferred upstream contact.
+ Drop Files sections for no longer included convenience code
+ Update email address of main upstream author.
+ Use License-Grant and License-Reference fields.
Thanks to Ben Finney.
+ Extend coverage of packaging to current year.
* Add lintian override regarding license in License-Reference field.
See bug#786450.
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 9.
* Add lintian override regarding debhelper 9.
* Include CDBS snippet (not
* Update package relations:
+ Tighten build-dependency on cdbs.
+ Build-depend on libmodule-build-tiny-perl.
2013-04-23 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
libstring-diff-perl (0.06-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release.
Closes: bug#706030.

See Also

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libstring-expand-perl_0.04-3_all.deb string utility functions for expanding variables in self-referential sets
libstring-flogger-perl_1.101245-2_all.deb module to munge strings for loggers
libstring-format-perl_1.18-1_all.deb module for flexible printf-like string formatting
libstring-formatter-perl_0.102084-1_all.deb module to build sprintf-like formatting routines
libstring-glob-permute-perl_0.01-3_all.deb Expand {foo,bar,baz}[2-4] style string globs
libstring-koremutake-perl_0.30-5_all.deb Convert to/from Koremutake Memorable Random Strings
libstring-mkpasswd-perl_0.05-1_all.deb Perl module implementing a random password generator
libstring-parity-perl_1.34-1_all.deb Perl library for parity functions
libstring-print-perl_0.93-1_all.deb module providing (s)printf alternatives
libstring-random-perl_0.30-1_all.deb Perl module for generating random strings
libstring-rewriteprefix-perl_0.007-2_all.deb module to rewrite strings based on a set of known prefixes
libstring-scanf-perl_2.1-1_all.deb module to implement C-like sscanf() in Perl