libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl - module which implements the DSA signature verification system

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl
Package version 0.14
Package release 1+b1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 56 B
Download size 20.93 KB
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Crypt::OpenSSL::DSA is a wrapper to the DSA (Digital Signature Algorithm)
functions contained in the OpenSSL crypto library. It allows you to create
public/private key pair, sign messages and verify signatures, as well as
manipulate the keys at the low level.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl_0.14-1+b1_i386.deb 0.14 i386 Debian Main
libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
libssl1.0.0 >= 1.0.0
perl >= 5.20.0-4
perlapi-5.20.0 -


Type URL
Binary Package libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl_0.14-1+b1_amd64.deb
Source Package libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl

Install Howto

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




2013-11-05 - Damyan Ivanov <>
libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl (0.14-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Imported Upstream version 0.14
* Drop security_croak-in-do_verify-too.patch patch.
Patch is applied upstream.
* Drop use-Digest-SHA.patch patch.
Patch was applied upstream.
* Drop format_string_fix.patch patch.
Patch was applied upstream.
* Update debian/copyright file.
Update format to copyright-format 1.0 as released together with Debian
policy 3.9.3.
Update copyright years for debian/* packaging.
* Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git://
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ Damyan Ivanov ]
* claim conformance with Policy 3.9.5
2012-04-01 - Dominic Hargreaves <>
libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl (0.13-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump debhelper compat level to 9
* Apply patch from Niko Tyni fixing FTBFS with -Werror=format-security
(Closes: #661382)
* Update Standards-Version (no changes)
2011-08-05 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl (0.13-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* debian/patches:
- Add DEP3 patch headers to Makefile.PL-no-ssl-in-LIBS.patch
- Add DEP3 patch header to fix-manpage-errors.patch
- Add DEP3 patch header to security_croak-in-do_verify-too.patch
- Add use-Digest-SHA.patch patch: Substitute use of Digest::SHA1 with
Digest::SHA, which is in perl core since 5.9.3.
* Remove debian/README.source file.
* debian/control:
- Remove Build-Depends on quilt.
- Update Build-Depends on debhelper to (>= 8).
- Remove Build-Depends on libdigest-sha1-perl.
* debian/rules: Simplify to a tiny debian/rules makefile. Drop quilt
* Convert to '3.0 (quilt)' source package format.
* Bump Debhelper compat level to 8.
* debian/copyright:
- Update debian/copyright to revision 135  of format-specification in DEP5
for machine readable copyright files.
- Refer to Debian systems in general instead of only Debian GNU/Linux
- Explicitly point to GPL-1 license text in common-licenses.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2.
2009-02-02 - Damyan Ivanov <>
libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl (0.13-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Medium urgency for fixing a security-related bug.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Add debian/README.source to document quilt usage, as required by
Debian Policy since 3.8.0.
* debian/control: Changed: Switched Vcs-Browser field to ViewSVN
(source stanza).
[ Damyan Ivanov ]
* add security_croak-in-do_verify-too.patch making do_verify() croak on
error the same way verify() already does. Document that verify() and
do_verify() croak on errors.
Closes: #511519. Thanks to Kurt Roeckx
* add description to Makefile.PL--no-ssl-in-LIBS.patch
* add fix-manpage-errors.patch fixing missing =over/-back around =item's in
Crypt::OpenSSL::DSA::Signature's POD.
* Extend the long description a bit
* Standards-Version: 3.8.0 (no changes)
2008-01-27 - Damyan Ivanov <>
libcrypt-openssl-dsa-perl (0.13-3) unstable; urgency=low
* add ${perl:Depends} to Depends. Thanks, Niko.

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