libtest-cpan-meta-yaml-perl - test module to validate a META.yml file

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Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libtest-cpan-meta-yaml-perl_0.25-1_all.deb
Package name libtest-cpan-meta-yaml-perl
Package version 0.25
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category devel::lang:perl devel::library implemented-in::perl perl role::shared-lib
License -
Maintainer Debian Perl Group <>
Download size 21.87 KB
Installed size 73.00 KB
Test::CPAN::Meta::YAML::Perl was written to ensure that a META.yml file,
provided with a standard distribution, meets the specifications that are
gradually being introduced to module uploads, via the use of
ExtUtils::MakeMaker, Module::Build and Module::Install.
It is one of three very similar packages with different dependencies
and you may prefer one of the others: libtest-cpan-meta-perl or


Package Version Architecture Repository
libtest-cpan-meta-yaml-perl_0.25-1_all.deb 0.25 all Debian Main
libtest-cpan-meta-yaml-perl - - -


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libtest-yaml-valid-perl -
libyaml-syck-perl -
perl -


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Binary Package libtest-cpan-meta-yaml-perl_0.25-1_all.deb
Source Package libtest-cpan-meta-yaml-perl

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libtest-cpan-meta-yaml-perl deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libtest-cpan-meta-yaml-perl




2015-10-26 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-cpan-meta-yaml-perl (0.25-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: remove Nicholas Bamber from Uploaders on request of
the MIA team.
* Strip trailing slash from metacpan URLs.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Update Vcs-Browser URL to cgit web frontend
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Add debian/upstream/metadata.
* Import upstream version 0.25.
* Update years of upstream and packaging copyright.
* Mark package as autopkgtest-able.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.6.
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 9.
* Add (build) dependency on libyaml-syck-perl. Thanks to autopkgtest.
2013-09-08 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-cpan-meta-yaml-perl (0.22-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git://
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ gregor herrmann ]
* New upstream release.
* Update years of copyright.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.4.
2012-04-22 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-cpan-meta-yaml-perl (0.20-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Drop spelling.patch, applied upstream.
2012-04-16 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-cpan-meta-yaml-perl (0.18-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* New upstream release.
* Update years of upstream copyright, and use Copyright-Format 1.0.
* Refresh spelling.patch (offset) and mark it forwarded.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3 (no changes).
* Set debhelper compatibility level to 8.
* Add /me to Uploaders.
2011-02-27 - Nicholas Bamber <>
libtest-cpan-meta-yaml-perl (0.17-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Jonathan Yu ]
* Initial Release (Closes: #615502).
[ Nicholas Bamber ]
* Added myself to Uploaders

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