perlconsole - small program that lets you evaluate Perl code interactively

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name perlconsole
Package version 0.4
Package release 4
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 48 B
Download size 13.26 KB
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Perl Console is a light program that lets you evaluate Perl code
interactively. It uses Readline for grabing input and provides completion
with all the namespaces loaded during your session.
This is pretty useful for Perl developers that write modules.
You can load a module in your session and test a function exported by the


Package Version Architecture Repository
perlconsole_0.4-4_all.deb 0.4 all Debian Main
perlconsole - - -


Name Value
libb-keywords-perl -
liblexical-persistence-perl -
libmodule-refresh-perl -
libterm-readline-gnu-perl -
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package perlconsole_0.4-4_all.deb
Source Package perlconsole

Install Howto

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




2011-09-18 - Ansgar Burchardt <>
perlconsole (0.4-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
[ Jonathan Yu ]
* Removed Alexis Sukrieh from Uploaders (Closes: #536164)
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Added: ${misc:Depends} to Depends: field.
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
* manpage_name_section.patch: Move whatis entry to the right line.
* Use source format 3.0 (quilt).
* Use tiny debian/rules with debhelper 8.
* Convert debian/copyright to proposed machine-readable format.
* Bumped Standards-Version to 3.9.2.
2008-04-30 - gregor herrmann <>
perlconsole (0.4-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/watch: use dist-based URL.
* Refresh debian/rules, no functional changes.
* Bring ./lib/PerlConsole/ and ./Makefile.PL back to their
original state from .orig.tar.gz.
* Remove ./perlconsole.1, which is not in the upstream tarball and
gets generated anyway.
* Fix patch debian/patches/manpage_name_section.patch.
* Add libmodule-refresh-perl to Depends and drop patch
* Add /me to Uploaders.
2008-03-27 - Alexis Sukrieh <>
perlconsole (0.4-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Added missing dependency to libb-keywords-perl (thanks to Rached Ben
2008-02-25 - Alexis Sukrieh <>
perlconsole (0.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Alexis Sukrieh ]
* New upstream release.
* Maintainer set to Debian Perl Group (myself as uploader)
* Added meta-data in debian/control (Homepage, SVN paths)
* Added debian/watch file
* Using quilt for patch-handling
* new patch: disable Module::Refresh
* Added a small phrase in the POD so mandb can parse the resulting manpage
(fixed a lintian warning).
2007-10-09 - Alexis Sukrieh <>
perlconsole (0.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Disabled the use of Module::Refresh (not yet available on Debian).
2007-08-14 - Alexis Sukrieh <>
perlconsole (0.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #437261)
* Added a manpage.

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