libcrypt-blowfish-perl - Blowfish cryptography for Perl

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libcrypt-blowfish-perl
Package version 2.14
Package release 1+b2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 34 B
Download size 18.89 KB
Official Mirror
This is Crypt::Blowfish, an XS-based implementation of the Blowfish
cryptography algorithm designed by Bruce Schneier.  It's designed to
take full advantage of Crypt::CBC when desired.  Blowfish keys may be
up to 448 bits (56 bytes) long.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libcrypt-blowfish-perl_2.14-1+b2_i386.deb 2.14 i386 Debian Main
libcrypt-blowfish-perl - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
perl >= 5.20.0-4
perlapi-5.20.0 -


Type URL
Binary Package libcrypt-blowfish-perl_2.14-1+b2_amd64.deb
Source Package libcrypt-blowfish-perl

Install Howto

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




2013-08-09 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libcrypt-blowfish-perl (2.14-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
* Imported Upstream version 2.14
* Refresh blowfish_make_bfkey.patch patch for offset
* Drop svupgrade.patch patch
* Wrap and sort fields in debian/control
2013-05-17 - gregor herrmann <>
libcrypt-blowfish-perl (2.12-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* Email change: Ansgar Burchardt ->
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Add patch from CPAN RT to fix build failure with Perl 5.18.
(Closes: #708467)
* debian/copyright: switch formatting to Copyright-Format 1.0.
Update license stanzas and years of packaging copyright.
* Set Standards-Version to 3.9.4 (no changes).
* Use debhelper 9.20120312 to get all hardening flags.
2010-03-05 - gregor herrmann <>
libcrypt-blowfish-perl (2.12-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Refresh patch.
* Add /me to Uploaders.
* Update years of upstream copyright.
2010-02-01 - Ansgar Burchardt <>
libcrypt-blowfish-perl (2.10-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Added: Vcs-Svn field (source stanza); Vcs-Browser
field (source stanza).
* debian/control: Added: Homepage field (source stanza).
* debian/control: Changed: Maintainer set to Debian Perl Group <pkg-> (was: Jonathan McDowell
<>); Jonathan McDowell <> moved to
* debian/control: Added: ${misc:Depends} to Depends: field.
* debian/watch: use dist-based URL.
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* Refresh rules for debhelper 7.
* No longer install README.
* Use source format 3.0 (quilt).
* Convert debian/copyright to proposed machine-readable format.
* debian/control: Make build-dep on perl unversioned.
* debian/control: Add build-dep on libcrypt-cbc-perl for an additional test.
* debian/control: Remove duplicate Section, Priority fields from binary
package stanza.
* Move changes to upstream source to a patch, drop changes to README.
+ New patch: blowfish_make_bfkey.patch
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.4.
* Add myself to Uploaders.
2006-01-19 - Jonathan McDowell <>
libcrypt-blowfish-perl (2.10-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Updated Standards-Version to (no changes).
2004-10-10 - Jonathan McDowell <>
libcrypt-blowfish-perl (2.09-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Add watch file.
* Fix blowfish_make_bfkey comments. (closes: #269088)
* Add versioned depends on debhelper >= 3.
* Updated Standards-Version.
2003-06-15 - Jonathan McDowell <>
libcrypt-blowfish-perl (2.09-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Change dependancy on Perl to versioned dependancy. (closes: #197474)
* Change section to perl.
2002-08-26 - Jonathan McDowell <>
libcrypt-blowfish-perl (2.09-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Rebuilt for Perl 5.8
2002-04-24 - Jonathan McDowell <>
libcrypt-blowfish-perl (2.09-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Moved into main.
2001-12-15 - Jonathan McDowell <>
libcrypt-blowfish-perl (2.09-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version.
* Updated Standards-Version.

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libcrypt-cracklib-perl_1.7-2+b1_amd64.deb Perl interface to Alec Muffett's Cracklib
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libcrypt-dh-perl_0.07-1_all.deb Diffie-Hellman key exchange system implemented in Perl
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libcrypt-gcrypt-perl_1.26-2_amd64.deb Perl interface to the GNU Cryptographic library
libcrypt-generatepassword-perl_0.04-1_all.deb perl module to generate secure passwords
libcrypt-gpg-perl_1.52-1_all.deb An Object Oriented Interface to GnuPG
libcrypt-hcesha-perl_0.70-3_all.deb Perl extension for one way hash chaining encryption using SHA