libdevel-bt-perl - module providing automatic gdb backtraces on errors

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libdevel-bt-perl
Package version 0.06
Package release 3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 84 B
Download size 11.70 KB
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Devel::bt, when enabled, registers a handler for certain types of fatal
errors, like segmentation faults, and, once such an error occurs, prints a
debugger backtrace to standard output before exiting the program.
It is intended to be used to debug crashes in situations where running the
failing program directly under a debugger is not possible, for example when
trying to get more information from cpantesters or from users unfamiliar with


Package Version Architecture Repository
libdevel-bt-perl_0.06-3_i386.deb 0.06 i386 Debian Main
libdevel-bt-perl - - -


Name Value
gdb -
libc6 >= 2.15
libfile-which-perl -
perl >= 5.20.0-6
perlapi-5.20.0 -


Type URL
Binary Package libdevel-bt-perl_0.06-3_amd64.deb
Source Package libdevel-bt-perl

Install Howto

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




2014-09-27 - Niko Tyni <>
libdevel-bt-perl (0.06-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Add a patch fixing testsuite failures on slow hosts (particularly mips).
(See #721421)
* Mark the package as autopkgtestable.
2014-09-04 - gregor herrmann <>
libdevel-bt-perl (0.06-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: update {versioned,alternative} (build) dependencies.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git://
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: remove Nicholas Bamber from Uploaders on request of
the MIA team.
[ Daniel Lintott ]
* Add patch to fix FTBFS on hurd (Closes: #721420)
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Update Vcs-Browser URL to cgit web frontend
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Add patch to improve test situation on Hurd. Cf. #721421
Thanks to Leon Timmermans for the patch.
* Make tests verbose for easier debugging.
* Add /me to Uploaders.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.5.
2012-03-24 - gregor herrmann <>
libdevel-bt-perl (0.06-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* New upstream release.
* Don't install README anymore.
* debian/copyright: update to Copyright-Format 1.0.
* Update year of upstream copyright.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3 (no changes).
* Use debhelper 9 for hardening flags.
2010-09-15 - Nicholas Bamber <>
libdevel-bt-perl (0.05-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release. (Closes: #596872)

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