libcommons-codec-java - encoder and decoders such as Base64 and hexadecimal codec

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libcommons-codec-java
Package version 1.9
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 329 B
Download size 210.18 KB
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The codec package contains simple encoder and decoders for various
formats such as Base64 and Hexadecimal.  In addition to these widely
used encoders and decoders, the codec package also maintains a
collection of phonetic encoding utilities.
This is a part of the Apache Commons Project.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libcommons-codec-java_1.9-1_all.deb 1.9 all Debian Main
libcommons-codec-java - - -


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Binary Package libcommons-codec-java_1.9-1_all.deb
Source Package libcommons-codec-java

Install Howto

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




2014-01-07 - Emmanuel Bourg <>
libcommons-codec-java (1.9-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
- Updated the OSGi metadata in debian/MANIFEST.MF
* debian/control:
- Standards-Version updated to 3.9.5 (no changes)
- Use canonical URLs for the Vcs-* fields
* Switch to debhelper level 9
2013-04-28 - Emmanuel Bourg <>
libcommons-codec-java (1.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
* New upstream release
* Refreshed the patches and the OSGi metadata
2013-03-27 - Emmanuel Bourg <>
libcommons-codec-java (1.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload
* New upstream release (Closes: #694463).
* Remove the deprecated DMUA flag
* d/control: Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4 (no changes needed).
* Removed the -SNAPSHOT suffix from the version specified in the manifest
2012-05-24 - James Page <>
libcommons-codec-java (1.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ James Page ]
* New upstream release:
- d/patches/javac_encoding.diff: Dropped - accepted upstream.
- d/control,rules,maven.rules: Switch to using junit4 inline with upstream.
- Refreshed remaining patch.
* d/control: Bumped Standards-Version to 3.9.3:
- d/copyright: Tidied lintian warnings and referenced released version
of DEP-5.
* Added myself to uploaders.
[ Damien Raude-Morvan ]
* Set DMUA flag for James Page.
* d/ Use includeantruntime=true to allow javac ant task to
get junit4 into classpath.
2011-04-15 - Damien Raude-Morvan <>
libcommons-codec-java (1.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Remove Arnaud Vandyck from Uploaders. Thanks!
* Fix debian/MANIFEST.MF: don't Import-Package on itself.
* Switch to 3.0 (quilt) source format:
- d/control: Drop B-D on quilt.
- d/README.source: Drop file.
- d/rules: Remove usage.
* d/control: Drop needless-dependency-on-jre since its a library package.
* d/control: Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2 (no changes needed).
* Bump to debhelper 7 compat level.
* d/rules: Use mh_clean in clean target.
* d/patches/javac_encoding.diff: New patch to force javac encoding to UTF-8.
* d/copyright: Update and format using DEP-5.
2009-11-29 - Damien Raude-Morvan <>
libcommons-codec-java (1.4-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Update my email address
* Use quilt as patch system
- Build-Depends on quilt
- Add debian/README.source
- Use CDBS
* Add debian/MANIFEST.MF for OSGi metadata (Closes: #558179)
* New debian/patches/manifest.diff to include OSGi in JAR
2009-08-22 - Damien Raude-Morvan <>
libcommons-codec-java (1.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
- Remove build.patch: Merged upstream
* No more patches: Remove Build-Depends on quilt and debian/README.source
* Use Maven POM from upstream instead of debian/pom.xml
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.3 (no changes needed)
2009-08-09 - Torsten Werner <>
libcommons-codec-java (1.3-8) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable.
2009-08-03 - Torsten Werner <>
libcommons-codec-java (1.3-7) experimental; urgency=low
[ Ludovic Claude ]
* Fix version for junit in the maven POM dependencies
* Move api documentation to /usr/share/doc/libcommons-codec-java/api
* Add a quilt patch to ignore the LICENSE file not included in the
source tarball, replace all previous simple patches by quilt
[ Damien Raude-Morvan ]
* Build-Depends on default-jdk instead of default-jdk-builddep
because we don't build a native GCJ package.
[ Torsten Werner ]
* Add myself to Uploaders.
* Don't install API documentation into both binary packages.
* Don't install extra license file.

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