libdata-random-perl - Perl module to generate random data

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libdata-random-perl
Package version 0.11
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 491 B
Download size 127.92 KB
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Data::Random is a module used to generate random data. It is useful mostly
for test programs.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libdata-random-perl_0.11-1_all.deb 0.11 all Debian Main
libdata-random-perl - - -


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libdate-calc-perl -
libgd-perl -
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libdata-random-perl_0.11-1_all.deb
Source Package libdata-random-perl

Install Howto

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




2014-01-04 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libdata-random-perl (0.11-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Imported Upstream version 0.11
* Refresh 10dict_location.patch patch (offset)
* Refresh 20man_hyphen.patch patch (offset)
* Declare compliance with Debian policy 3.9.5
2013-11-06 - Damyan Ivanov <>
libdata-random-perl (0.10-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload
* Imported Upstream version 0.10
+ rand_chars() returns a string of random characters when callid in scalar
2013-09-18 - gregor herrmann <>
libdata-random-perl (0.09-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git://
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/watch: remove obsolete comment.
* New upstream release.
* Drop patch 40rand_datetime.patch; merged upstream. Also remove unused
30rand_time.patch from source package.
* Update years of packaging copyright.
* Update (build) dependencies.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.4.
2012-06-04 - gregor herrmann <>
libdata-random-perl (0.07-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Update years of copyright for inc/Module/* and debian/*.
* debian/copyright: update to Copyright-Format 1.0.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3 (no changes).
2011-11-26 - gregor herrmann <>
libdata-random-perl (0.06-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Email change: gregor herrmann ->
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* New upstream release.
* Switch to "3.0 (quilt)" source format, remove quilt framework.
* Use debhelper 8, and tiny debian/rules.
* Rewrite debian/copyright.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2; remove version from perl build
* Add build dependency on Test::More 0.88.
* Mention module name in long description.
* Activate additional tests.
* Disable 30rand_time.patch, refresh remaining patches.
2008-03-02 - gregor herrmann <>
libdata-random-perl (0.05-4) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: Added: Vcs-Svn field (source stanza); Vcs-Browser
field (source stanza); Homepage field (source stanza). Removed: XS-
Vcs-Svn fields.
* debian/rules:
- delete /usr/lib/perl5 only if it exists (closes: #467749)
- re-arrange stamp inter-dependencies (stamp-files depending only on
other stamp-files)
- remove some comments and whitespace
- don't install almost empty README any more
* Set Standards-Version to 3.7.3 (no changes).
* Set debhelper compatibility level to 6.
* debian/watch: use dist-based URL.
* debian/copyright: add upstream source location and convert to new format.
2007-09-11 - Damyan Ivanov <>
libdata-random-perl (0.05-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Convert from dpatch to quilt
* Add 40rand_datetime.patch to fix t/rand_datetime.t, which fails when
returned random datetime has zero time. Closes: #441746 -- random FTBFS
* Dropped unused dh_strip and dh_link calls
* Drop unused OPTIMIZE="..."
* Move dh_clean $stamp_file before the "$(MAKE) clean" call which may fail
* Added myself to Uploaders: (and wrapped it)
2007-06-02 - Niko Tyni <>
libdata-random-perl (0.05-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/patches/30rand_time.dpatch: fix test failure happening
with a probability of about 7%. (Closes: #427188)
* Urgency set to medium because of an RC bug fix.
* Add alternative dependencies on libgd-gd2-noxpm-perl.
2006-06-05 - gregor herrmann <>
libdata-random-perl (0.05-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release (closes: #370485).

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