libcommons-vfs-java - Java API for accessing various filesystems

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libcommons-vfs-java
Package version 2.0
Package release 3
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 415 B
Download size 355.53 KB
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Commons VFS provides a single API for accessing various different file
systems. It presents a uniform view of the files from various different
sources, such as the files on local disk, on an HTTP server, or inside
a Zip archive.
This is a part of the Apache Commons Project.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libcommons-vfs-java_2.0-3_all.deb 2.0 all Debian Main
libcommons-vfs-java - - -


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libcommons-logging-java -
libcommons-parent-java >= 22
libmaven-scm-java -


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Binary Package libcommons-vfs-java_2.0-3_all.deb
Source Package commons-vfs

Install Howto

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




2012-06-20 - Niels Thykier <>
commons-vfs (2.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
* Explicitly state the encoding used to fix FTBFS with Java7.
2012-04-08 - Damien Raude-Morvan <>
commons-vfs (2.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Update Standard-Version: 3.9.3.
* Install JAR into /usr/share/java (Closes: #667011).
* Drop --no-parent option and add Build-Depends on libcommons-parent-
2011-09-11 - Damien Raude-Morvan <>
commons-vfs (2.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release:
- Drop all previous patches.
- d/control: Build-Depends on libcommons-net2-java, junit4,
* Bump Standards-Version 3.9.2: no changes needed.
* d/copyright: Use DEP-5 format.
* Switch to Maven build system:
- d/patches/skip_examples.diff: Don't build examples module.
- d/patches/disable_webdav_provider.diff: Disable webdav provider.
- Drop B-D on ant, but add B-D on maven-debian-helper
- Use ${maven:Depends} and ${maven:OptionalDepends} for Depends
and Recommends.
* d/docs: Update for new release.
2011-08-30 - Torsten Werner <>
commons-vfs (1.0-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload
[ Damien Raude-Morvan ]
* d/control: Drop Depends on any JRE as a Java library don't need to
depends on a runtime (Java Policy)
[ Torsten Werner ]
* Change 'maintainers' into 'Maintainers'.
* Update Standard-Version: 3.9.1.
* Switch to source format 3.0.
2009-12-12 - Damien Raude-Morvan <>
commons-vfs (1.0-5) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/maven.rules:
- fix jdom groupId to org.jdom
- use 3.x release of commons-httpclient
- use 1.x release of commons-net
* Update my email address
* Bump debhelper version to >= 7
2009-08-23 - Damien Raude-Morvan <>
commons-vfs (1.0-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Set Maintainer field to Debian Java Team
* Add myself as Uploaders
* Add ${misc:Depends} in Depends field for debhelper
* Bump Standards-Version 3.8.3:
- Move libcommons-vfs-java to "java" section
- Add a README.source describing patch system
* Switch to Quilt patch system:
- Refresh all patchs
- Add B-D on quilt
- Include in debian/rules
* New patch 02_no_home_dir.diff: don't try to create/copy files
in $HOME as many autobuilder won't have one
* Use default-jdk/jre:
- Depends on default-jre-headless instead of java-gcj-compat
- Build-Depends on default-jdk instead of default-jdk-builddep
because we don't build a native GCJ package.
* Maven POMs:
- Add a Build-Depends-Indep dependency on maven-repo-helper
- Use mh_installpom and mh_installjar to install the POM and the jar to the
Maven repository
* Move api documentation to /usr/share/doc/libcommons-vfs-java/api
2008-11-30 - Damien Raude-Morvan <>
commons-vfs (1.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control:
- Build-Depend on default-jdk-builddep instead of java-gcj-compat-dev.
- Move default-jdk-builddep form B-D-I to B-D (needed for clean)
- Differentiate short description of -doc package
* debian/rules: Use default-java from default-jdk-builddep as JAVA_HOME
* Move examples (sample source code) to libcommons-vfs-java-doc package
2008-08-10 - Damien Raude-Morvan <>
commons-vfs (1.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/rules:
- Include examples/ in libcommons-vfs-java
- Install Javadoc API in /usr/share/doc/libcommons-vfs-java-doc
- get-orig-source: use --force-download for uscan
- include rules before class
* debian/control:
- Remove depends on java1-runtime as commons-vfs only works
with Java >= 1.4
* debian/copyright: Relicense debian packaging under BSD
* debian/dirs: Removed because dirs are created by dh_install

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