libvideo-capture-v4l-perl - Perl interface to the Video4linux framegrabber interface

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libvideo-capture-v4l-perl_0.902-4+b5_i386.deb
Package name libvideo-capture-v4l-perl
Package version 0.902
Package release 4+b5
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category devel::lang:perl devel::library implemented-in::c implemented-in::perl perl role::devel-lib
License -
Maintainer Debian Perl Group <>
Download size 90.40 KB
Installed size 357.00 KB
This package contains Perl modules which interface to
the Video4linux frame grabber.
The following Perl modules are included in this package:
* Video::Capture::V4l - Video4linux framegrabber interface
* Video::Capture::VBI - Functions to manipulate vbi fields & lines
* Video::Frequencies - Many, many frequency constants and lists
* Video::RTjpeg - Real time, jpeg-like video compression
* Video::XawTV - read, create and edit .xawtvrc files


Package Version Architecture Repository
libvideo-capture-v4l-perl_0.902-4+b5_amd64.deb 0.902 amd64 Debian Main
libvideo-capture-v4l-perl - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libv4l-0 >= 0.5.0
perl >= 5.28.0-3
perlapi-5.28.0 -


Type URL
Binary Package libvideo-capture-v4l-perl_0.902-4+b5_i386.deb
Source Package libvideo-capture-v4l-perl

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libvideo-capture-v4l-perl deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libvideo-capture-v4l-perl




2015-06-23 - Axel Beckert <>
libvideo-capture-v4l-perl (0.902-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
* debian/control: Change Architecture to linux-any and kfreebsd-any.
[ 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
* Update Vcs-Browser URL to cgit web frontend
[ Axel Beckert ]
* Don't compress example scripts to keep them executable.
* Build-depend on debhelper >= 9.20120312~ and bump debhelper
compatibility to 9 in order to get the default hardening flags.
* Apply wrap-and-sort.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.6.
* debian/copyright:
+ migrate pre-1.0 format to 1.0 using "cme fix dpkg-copyright"
+ Fix lintian warning copyright-refers-to-symlink-license.
+ Add missing wildcard to "Files: RTjpeg/codec/" header.
* Declare package as autopkgtestable.
* Fix issues found by DUCK in debian/copyright:
+ Replace videotext download URL by capture of the Wayback Machine.
+ Update Martin Buck's e-mail address.
+ Update Justin Schoeman's e-mail address.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Strip trailing slash from metacpan URLs.
2011-05-01 - Dominic Hargreaves <>
libvideo-capture-v4l-perl (0.902-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Tweak patch v4l2.patch to stop using the now-removed
linux/videodev.h (Closes: #621466)
* Update Standards-Version (no changes)
2010-03-17 - gregor herrmann <>
libvideo-capture-v4l-perl (0.902-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Changed: Switched Vcs-Browser field to ViewSVN
(source stanza).
* debian/control: Added: ${misc:Depends} to Depends: field.
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ Damyan Ivanov ]
* add v4l2.patch, making the module use v4l1_open function from libv4l.
Closes: #569091 -- Uses obsolete V4L1 API
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Convert to source format 3.0 (quilt).
* Convert to debhelper 7.
* Set Standards-Version to 3.8.4; drop version from perl build dependency.
* Convert debian/copyright to DEP5 format.
* Add DEP3 headers to patches.
2008-07-26 - gregor herrmann <>
libvideo-capture-v4l-perl (0.902-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Set Standards-Version to 3.8.0; add debian/README.source to document
quilt usage.
* Refresh compile-failure.patch (parts of the patch are adopted upstreams).
2008-04-30 - gregor herrmann <>
libvideo-capture-v4l-perl (0.901-4) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/rules: touch Makefile in clean target after unpatching
Makefile.PL to prevent it from being re-built; allows building twice
in a row.
* Refresh debian/rules in general.
* Add /me to Uploaders.
2008-01-26 - Roberto C. Sanchez <>
libvideo-capture-v4l-perl (0.901-3) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Added: Vcs-Svn field (source stanza); Vcs-Browser
field (source stanza); Homepage field (source stanza). Removed: XS-
Vcs-Svn fields.
* debian/rules: delete /usr/share/perl5 only if it exists.
* Set Standards-Level to 3.7.3 (no changes needed).
* Set debhelper compatibility level to 6.
* debian/copyright:
- add additional copyright holders and licenses
- convert to new format
[ Frank Lichtenheld ]
* debian/rules: let dh_strip handle nostrip support internally
[ Damyan Ivanov ]
* debian/watch: use dist-based URL.
* put changes to upstream source in quilt patches
* do not install redundant README
* remove unused debhelper calls

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