libcurses-widgets-perl - Curses widget interface for Perl

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libcurses-widgets-perl
Package version 1.997
Package release 6
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 237 B
Download size 76.41 KB
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This module provides a standard library of functions and
widgets for use in creating Curses-based interfaces. Should
work reliably with both Curses and nCurses libraries.
Current widgets include text field, list box, button sets,
calendar, message box, input box


Package Version Architecture Repository
libcurses-widgets-perl_1.997-6_all.deb 1.997 all Debian Main
libcurses-widgets-perl - - -


Name Value
libcurses-perl -
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libcurses-widgets-perl_1.997-6_all.deb
Source Package libcurses-widgets-perl

Install Howto

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




2013-09-12 - Axel Beckert <>
libcurses-widgets-perl (1.997-6) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Added: Vcs-Svn field (source stanza); Vcs-Browser
field (source stanza); Homepage field (source stanza). Removed: XS-
Vcs-Svn fields.
* debian/rules: remove /usr/lib/perl5 directory only if it exists.
* debian/watch: use dist-based URL.
* Refresh debian/rules, no functional changes. Don't install README any
* Split out changes to upstream code into proper patches; add quilt
* 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).
* debian/control: Added: ${misc:Depends} to Depends: field.
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Change my email address.
[ Gunnar Wolf ]
* Removing myself as an uploader.
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: update {versioned,alternative} (build) dependencies.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git://
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ Axel Beckert ]
* Switch to source format "3.0 (quilt)"
+ Remove quilt traces from debian/rules and build dependencies
+ Remove debian/README.source
* Bump debhelper compatibility to 9
+ Update versioned debhelper build-dependency accordingly
+ Fixes lintian warning package-uses-deprecated-debhelper-compat-version
* Clarify debian/copyright with regards to GPL versions
+ Fixes lintian warning copyright-refers-to-versionless-license-file
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4 (no changes)
* Revamp debian/rules
+ Use dh_auto_{configure,build,install,clean}
+ Remove now obsolete variable definitions
+ Remove now obsolete parameters from dh_clean and dh_installchangelogs
+ Finally switch to a minimal dh7 style debian/rules file
* Also fixes the following lintian warnings:
+ dh-clean-k-is-deprecated
+ debian-rules-missing-recommended-target
+ spelling-error-in-manpage
* Add myself to Uploaders
2006-10-01 - gregor herrmann <>
libcurses-widgets-perl (1.997-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Use $(CURDIR) [make] instead of $(PWD) [sh] to fix issues with sudo.
2006-09-14 - Gunnar Wolf <>
libcurses-widgets-perl (1.997-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Transferred ownership to the Debian Perl Group
* Minor fixes in build process
2006-05-18 - David Moreno Garza <>
libcurses-widgets-perl (1.997-3) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (Closes: #279782).
* Adding a watch file.
* BORDER => 0 now displaying widgets (Closes: #341715).
- Thanks to William Thompson.
* Standards-Version updated to 3.7.2.
2005-02-26 - Stephen Quinney <>
libcurses-widgets-perl (1.997-2) unstable; urgency=low
* QA Upload
* Changed Maintainer to Debian QA Group <>
2004-03-02 - Stephen Zander <>
libcurses-widgets-perl (1.997-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release,
Closes: #181908
* Apply patch to make keep the bottom element of a list in
view when paging down & the top element of a list in view when paging
Closes: #171719
2002-08-13 - Stephen Zander <>
libcurses-widgets-perl (1.992-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version.
2002-01-11 - Stephen Zander <>
libcurses-widgets-perl (1.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream source
* New maintainer, Closes: #123501
2000-01-09 - Raphael Bossek <>
libcurses-widgets-perl (0.9-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version.

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