libcommons-lang-java - Commons Lang - an extension of the java.lang package

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libcommons-lang-java
Package version 2.6
Package release 4
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 349 B
Download size 262.50 KB
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The Lang Component contains a set of Java classes that provide helper
methods for standard Java classes, especially those found in the
java.lang package in the Sun JDK. The following classes are included:
* StringUtils - Helper for java.lang.String.
* CharSetUtils - Methods for dealing with CharSets, which are sets of
characters such as [a-z] and [abcdez].
* RandomStringUtils - Helper for creating randomised Strings.
* NumberUtils - Helper for java.lang.Number and its subclasses.
* NumberRange - A range of numbers with an upper and lower bound.
* ObjectUtils - Helper for java.lang.Object.
* SerializationUtils - Helper for serializing Objects.
* SystemUtils - Utility class defining the Java system properties.
* NestedException package - A sub-package for the creation of nested
* Enum package - A sub-package for the creation of enumerated types.
* Builder package - A sub-package for the creation of equals, hashCode,
compareTo and toString methods.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libcommons-lang-java_2.6-4_all.deb 2.6 all Debian Main
libcommons-lang-java - - -


Name Value
libcommons-parent-java >= 12


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Binary Package libcommons-lang-java_2.6-4_all.deb
Source Package libcommons-lang-java

Install Howto

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




2014-01-10 - Emmanuel Bourg <>
libcommons-lang-java (2.6-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/control:
- Removed Michael Koch from the uploaders (Closes: #654056)
- Standards-Version updated to 3.9.5 (no changes)
- Use canonical URLs for the Vcs-* fields
* Switch to debhelper level 9
* debian/copyright: Updated the Format URI
2011-12-04 - Damien Raude-Morvan <>
libcommons-lang-java (2.6-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
* Move libcommons-parent-java to Depends instead of Recommends.
2011-10-13 - Ludovic Claude <>
libcommons-lang-java (2.6-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
[ Ludovic Claude ]
* Update compat to 7
* d/control:
- remove Build-Depends on cdbs
- add Depends and Build-Depends on libcommons-parent-java
- add cross suggest between the binary and the documentation packages
- add Build-Depends-Indep on bnd
* d/rules: update to use dh 7
* remove OSGi_Manifest.patch, use bnd itself to generate the OSGi manifest
* Update copyright, use DEP-5 format
* Update installation of the Javadoc package
* poms: remove --no-parent as the parent is now packaged, use
--has-package-version, add properties for mh_install and for installing
the Javadoc jar
[ Damien Raude-Morvan ]
* Remove Arnaud from Uploaders.
2011-08-02 - Miguel Landaeta <>
libcommons-lang-java (2.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
* New upstream release.
* Set source package format as 3.0 (quilt).
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2. No changes were required.
* Remove unnecessary Build-Depends on quilt.
* Refresh patches.
* Add mh_clean call in clean target.
* Remove unnecessary dependency on JRE.
* Link -doc javadocs with default-jdk-doc and add a Suggests dep on that.
* Fix minor lintian warning about duplicate-short-description.
2009-08-09 - Torsten Werner <>
libcommons-lang-java (2.4-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable.
2009-07-13 - Ludovic Claude <>
libcommons-lang-java (2.4-3) experimental; urgency=low
* Update debian/control as my changes where not checked in previously
2009-07-12 - Torsten Werner <>
libcommons-lang-java (2.4-2) experimental; urgency=low
[ Ludovic Claude ]
* Change section to java, bump up Standards-Version to 3.8.1
* Add the Maven POM to the package,
* Add a Build-Depends-Indep dependency on maven-repo-helper
* Add ${misc:Depends} to Depends to clear Lintian warnings
* Use mh_installpom and mh_installjar to install the POM and the jar to the
Maven repository
* Remove 01build_xml_license_location_patch.dpatch as it's not useful 
* Patch src/conf/MANIFEST.MF: add the OSGi metadata generated by the Maven 
build, use quilt
* Put the API documentation in a separate package
[ Torsten Werner ]
* Add Build-Depends: quilt, maven-repo-helper.
* Upload to experimental.
2008-07-30 - Matthias Klose <>
libcommons-lang-java (2.4-1ubuntu1) intrepid; urgency=low
* (Build-)depend on default-jre/-jdk.
[ Emmanuel Bourg ]
* Update of the URLs
* Rename Jakarta Commons to Apache Commons
* debian/copyright: Switch to Apache License 2.0. Closes: #532885.
2008-04-27 - Kumar Appaiah <>
libcommons-lang-java (2.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/docs:
+ Do not install STATUS.html, which is removed.
* debian/control:
+ Add Kumar Appaiah as an uploader.
2008-01-05 - Michael Koch <>
libcommons-lang-java (2.3-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Add Build-Depends-Indep on ant. Closes: #459279.

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