libtime-y2038-perl - Perl module with time functions working beyond 2038

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libtime-y2038-perl_20100403-5+b5_i386.deb
Package name libtime-y2038-perl
Package version 20100403
Package release 5+b5
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category devel::lang:perl devel::library implemented-in::c implemented-in::perl perl role::devel-lib role::shared-lib
License -
Maintainer Debian Perl Group <>
Download size 23.09 KB
Installed size 70.00 KB
On many computers, Perl's time functions will not work past the year 2038.
This is a design fault in the underlying C libraries Perl uses. Time::y2038
provides replacements for those functions which will work accurately +/1 142
million years.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libtime-y2038-perl_20100403-5+b5_amd64.deb 20100403 amd64 Debian Main
libtime-y2038-perl - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
perl >= 5.28.0-3
perlapi-5.28.0 -


Type URL
Binary Package libtime-y2038-perl_20100403-5+b5_i386.deb
Source Package libtime-y2038-perl

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libtime-y2038-perl deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libtime-y2038-perl




2015-08-26 - Niko Tyni <>
libtime-y2038-perl (20100403-5) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Set TZ=UTC in debian/rules to make the build reproducible.
2015-05-27 - Niko Tyni <>
libtime-y2038-perl (20100403-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Strip trailing slash from metacpan URLs.
* debian/control: update Module::Build dependency.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Update Vcs-Browser URL to cgit web frontend
[ Niko Tyni ]
* Declare the package autopkgtestable.
2013-02-09 - Xavier Guimard <>
libtime-y2038-perl (20100403-3) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: update {versioned,alternative} (build) dependencies.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git://
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ Xavier Guimard ]
* Bump debian/copyright format to 1.0
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4
* Bump debhelper compatibility to 9
2010-05-27 - gregor herrmann <>
libtime-y2038-perl (20100403-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Change build dependency from "perl (>= 5.12) | libmodule-build-perl (>=
0.36)" to "libmodule-build-perl (>= 0.360000)" until either perl 5.12
enters unstable or sbuild changes its handling of alternative
dependencies; thanks to Sebastian Andrzej Siewior for the bug report
(closes: #583351).
* Remove ancient versions from perl (build) dependency.
* Improve short description.
* Add /me to Uploaders.
* Convert to source format 3.0 (quilt).
* Add years of upstream copyright.
2010-04-25 - Ivan Kohler <>
libtime-y2038-perl (20100403-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* lintian: Build-Depends: perl before libmodule-build-perl
2010-04-18 - Ivan Kohler <>
libtime-y2038-perl (20100225-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Take over for the Debian Perl Group
* debian/control: Added: Vcs-Svn field (source stanza); Vcs-Browser
field (source stanza). Changed: Maintainer set to Debian Perl Group
<> (was: Ivan Kohler
<>); Ivan Kohler <> moved to
* Add B-D-I on libmodule-build-perl (>= 0.36) | perl (>= 5.12)
(closes: Bug#576994)
* Using the required Module::Build version should prevent errors about
time64_config.h too (closes: Bug#577331)
2010-03-30 - Ivan Kohler <>
libtime-y2038-perl (20100225-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release (closes: Bug#575974).

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