libtime-fake-perl - Perl module for simulating different times without changing your system clock

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libtime-fake-perl_0.11-3_all.deb
Package name libtime-fake-perl
Package version 0.11
Package release 3
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 8.72 KB
Installed size 25.00 KB
Use Time::Fake to achieve the effect of changing your system clock, but
without actually changing your system clock. It overrides the Perl builtin
subs time, localtime, and gmtime, causing them to return a "faked" time
of your choice. From the script's point of view, time still flows at the
normal rate, but it is just offset as if it were executing in the past or


Package Version Architecture Repository
libtime-fake-perl_0.11-3_all.deb 0.11 all Debian Main
libtime-fake-perl - - -


Name Value
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libtime-fake-perl_0.11-3_all.deb
Source Package libtime-fake-perl

Install Howto

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




2018-07-11 - Florian Schlichting <>
libtime-fake-perl (0.11-3) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* debian/copyright: Replace DEP5 Format-Specification URL from to URL.
* Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git://
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ Axel Beckert ]
* debian/copyright: migrate pre-1.0 format to 1.0 using "cme fix dpkg-
[ 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 Alejandro Garrido Mota from Uploaders. Thanks for your work!
* Remove Fabrizio Regalli from Uploaders. Thanks for your work!
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Update Vcs-* headers for switch to
[ Florian Schlichting ]
* Add myself to Uploaders
* Bump dh compat to level 11
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 4.1.5
2011-06-15 - Fabrizio Regalli <>
libtime-fake-perl (0.11-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Changed: Switched Vcs-Browser field to ViewSVN
(source stanza).
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ Fabrizio Regalli ]
* Bump to 3.9.2 Standard-Version.
* Switch to DEP5 license format.
* Add myself to Uploaders.
* Switch d/compat to 8.
* Build-Depends: switch to debhelper (>= 8).
* Bump to 3.0 quilt format.
* Email change: gregor herrmann ->
2008-01-21 - Roberto C. Sanchez <>
libtime-fake-perl (0.11-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* New upstream release.
* debian/watch: use extended regexp for upstream tarball.
* debian/control:
- remove unneeded line break for Vcs-Browser
- set Maintainer to Debian Perl _Group_ (instead of Project)
* Set debhelper compatibility level to 6.
2008-01-06 - gregor herrmann <>
libtime-fake-perl (0.10-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Alejandro Garrido Mota ]
* Initial Release (Closes: #459394).
* Move perl to Build-Depends-Indep in debian/control
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Conditionally remove /usr/lib/perl5.

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