libtest-fork-perl - module for testing code which forks

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Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libtest-fork-perl_0.02-2_all.deb
Package name libtest-fork-perl
Package version 0.02
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 7.05 KB
Installed size 22.00 KB
Because each test has a number associated with it, testing code which forks
is problematic. Coordinating the test number amongst the parent and child
processes is complicated. Test::Fork provides a function to smooth over the


Package Version Architecture Repository
libtest-fork-perl_0.02-2_all.deb 0.02 all Debian Main
libtest-fork-perl - - -


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perl -


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Binary Package libtest-fork-perl_0.02-2_all.deb
Source Package libtest-fork-perl

Install Howto

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




2015-06-06 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-fork-perl (0.02-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
[ 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.
* Add explicit build dependency on libmodule-build-perl.
2013-02-23 - Olivier Sallou <>
libtest-fork-perl (0.02-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release (Closes: #701457).

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