libtest-xml-simple-perl - Perl testing framework for XML data

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Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libtest-xml-simple-perl_1.05-1_all.deb
Package name libtest-xml-simple-perl
Package version 1.05
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 9.74 KB
Installed size 28.00 KB
Test::XML::Simple is a very basic class for testing XML. It uses the XPath
syntax to locate nodes within the XML. You can also check all or part of the
structure against a given XML fragment.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libtest-xml-simple-perl_1.05-1_all.deb 1.05 all Debian Main
libtest-xml-simple-perl - - -


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libtest-longstring-perl -
libxml-libxml-perl -
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libtest-xml-simple-perl_1.05-1_all.deb
Source Package libtest-xml-simple-perl

Install Howto

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




2017-01-04 - Nick Morrott <>
libtest-xml-simple-perl (1.05-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Strip trailing slash from metacpan URLs.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Update Vcs-Browser URL to cgit web frontend
* debian/control: Use HTTPS transport protocol for Vcs-Git URI
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/copyright: change Copyright-Format 1.0 URL to HTTPS.
* Remove Jaldhar H. Vyas from Uploaders. Thanks for your work!
* Remove Jonathan Yu from Uploaders. Thanks for your work!
* Remove Tim Retout from Uploaders. Thanks for your work!
[ Nick Morrott ]
* Import upstream version 1.05
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 9
* Declare compliance with Debian policy 3.9.8 (no changes)
* debian/copyright: update copyright years
* Add debian/source/lintian-overrides (ignore BSD tar headers)
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Drop unnecessary version constraint from libxml-libxml-perl (build)
dependency which is already satisfied in oldstable.
2013-09-08 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-xml-simple-perl (1.04-1) 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 upstream and packaging copyright.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.4.
2012-06-09 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-xml-simple-perl (1.01-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* New upstream release.
* debian/copyright: update to Copyright-Format 1.0.
* debian/copyright: update copyright attribution and license stanzas.
* Drop patches, issues are fixed upstream.
* (Build) depend on libxml-libxml-perl (>= 1.99).
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3 (no changes).
* Add /me to Uploaders.
2011-02-17 - Peter Pentchev <>
libtest-xml-simple-perl (1.00-3) unstable; urgency=low
[ Tim Retout ]
* debian/control: Update my email address.
[ Peter Pentchev ]
* Add the new-test-longstring-output patch to fix the 05is test with
a recent version of Test::LongString.  Closes: #613732
* Add myself to the list of uploaders.
* Convert to the 3.0 (quilt) source format.
* Refresh the copyright file a bit:
- refer to the GPL-1 file and not the GPL symlink
- refer to Debian systems in general
- convert to the latest DEP 5 candidate format
- add my copyright notice
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.1 with no changes.
* Bump the debhelper compatibility level to 8 with no changes.
* Mark the two patches as forwarded upstream - CPAN RT #65828.
2009-11-14 - Tim Retout <>
libtest-xml-simple-perl (1.00-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control:
+ Add self to Uploaders.
+ Build-Depends on debhelper (>= 7.0.8) and quilt (>= 0.46-7).
+ Build-Depends-Indep on libxml-libxml-perl (>= 1.70~).
* debian/rules: Add --with quilt
* debian/README.source: Add standard quilt README.source.
* debian/patches/new-xml-libxml-output: New patch to fix test
output to match newer XML::LibXML errors. (Closes: #555939)
2009-09-21 - Jonathan Yu <>
libtest-xml-simple-perl (1.00-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Jonathan Yu ]
* New upstream release
+ Switch to Test::Builder::Tester instead of Test::Tester
+ Remove the corresponding patch
* Standards-Version 3.8.3 (remove version dependency on perl)
* Use new short rules format
* Remove libtest-simple-perl; it comes with perl-modules
* Slightly rewrite control description
* Update copyright information
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ Ryan Niebur ]
* Update jawnsy's email address

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