libdata-float-perl - Perl module encapsulating the floating point data type

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libdata-float-perl
Package version 0.012
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 96 B
Download size 28.20 KB
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Data::Float is about the native floating point numerical data type.
A floating point number is one of the types of datum that can appear
in the numeric part of a Perl scalar.  This module supplies constants
describing the native floating point type, classification functions,
and functions to manipulate floating point values at a low level.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libdata-float-perl_0.012-1_all.deb 0.012 all Debian Main
libdata-float-perl - - -


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libparent-perl -
perl -
perl >= 5.10.1


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Binary Package libdata-float-perl_0.012-1_all.deb
Source Package libdata-float-perl

Install Howto

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




2012-02-05 - Angel Abad <>
libdata-float-perl (0.012-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* debian/copyright: Replace DEP5 Format-Specification URL from to URL.
[ Angel Abad ]
* Email change: Angel Abad ->
* Imported Upstream version 0.012
* debian/copyright:
- Update debian/* section
- Update upstream years
* Bump debhelper compat level to 8
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2 (no changes)
2010-10-27 - Angel Abad <>
libdata-float-perl (0.011-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* debian/control: Add perl in Build-Depends for Build.PL use
* debian/control: Remove libmodule-build-perl in Build-Depends-Indep,
is in perl 5.10
* debian/copyright: Update license infos
2010-07-29 - Angel Abad <>
libdata-float-perl (0.010-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Angel Abad ]
* New upstream release
* Add myself to uploaders
* debian/control: 
- Add libtest-pod-coverage-perl, libtest-pod-perl and 
perl (>= 5.10.1) | libparent-perl to B-D
- Add perl (>= 5.10.1) | libparent-perl to Depends
* Standards-Version 3.9.1
* debian/ Remove file, it has only
install instructions
* Update copyright file
* Switch to dpkg-source format 3.0 (quilt)
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Mention module name in long description.
2010-04-25 - Ivan Kohler <>
libdata-float-perl (0.009-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Take over for the Debian Perl Group
* debian/control: Added: Vcs-Svn field (source stanza); Vcs-Browser
field (source stanza); Homepage field (source stanza). Changed:
Maintainer set to Debian Perl Group <pkg-perl-> (was: Ivan Kohler <ivan->); Ivan Kohler <> moved to
* debian/watch: use dist-based URL.
* dh-make-perl refresh
* Standards-Version 3.8.4
* Don't install .packlist (closes: Bug#578103)
2009-03-28 - Ivan Kohler <>
libdata-float-perl (0.009-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* dh-make-perl --refresh
2008-03-12 - Ivan Kohler <>
libdata-float-perl (0.007-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Add libmodule-build-perl to Build-Dep, doh (closes: Bug#470325)
2008-02-26 - Ivan Kohler <>
libdata-float-perl (0.007-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Upstream has changed build systems from ExtUtils::MakeMaker to
Module::Build; update debian/rules to latest Module::Build dh-make-perl
* Current dh-make-perl template fixes "unconditional rmdir" FTBFS
(closes: Bug#467710
2007-02-20 - Ivan Kohler <>
libdata-float-perl (0.005-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release (closes; Bug#411720).

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