libdevice-serialport-perl - emulation of Win32::SerialPort for Linux/POSIX

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libdevice-serialport-perl
Package version 1.04
Package release 3+b1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 178 B
Download size 71.01 KB
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Device::SerialPort provides an object-based user interface essentially
identical to the one provided by the Win32::SerialPort module.  This
provides device-level access to a system's serial port.
Also included is modemtest -- a tool for examining your modem using


Package Version Architecture Repository
libdevice-serialport-perl_1.04-3+b1_i386.deb 1.04 i386 Debian Main
libdevice-serialport-perl - - -


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libc6 >= 2.2.5
perl >= 5.20.0-4
perlapi-5.20.0 -


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Binary Package libdevice-serialport-perl_1.04-3+b1_amd64.deb
Source Package libdevice-serialport-perl

Install Howto

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




2014-02-21 - gregor herrmann <>
libdevice-serialport-perl (1.04-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
[ Martín Ferrari ]
* Fixed invalid uversionmangle in watchfile.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Added: ${misc:Depends} to Depends: field.
* debian/control: Changed: (build-)depend on perl instead of perl-
* debian/control: remove version from perl build dependency.
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Switch to "3.0 (quilt)" source format.
* Use dh(1) in debian/rules.
* debian/copyright: switch formatting to Copyright-Format 1.0.
* Use debhelper 9.20120312 to get all hardening flags.
* Fix hashbangs in examples.
* Add a patch to fix spelling/syntax errors in the POD.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.5.
2008-01-21 - Damyan Ivanov <>
libdevice-serialport-perl (1.04-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Damyan Ivanov ]
* debian/watch: insert dots in very long minor upstream versions
* debian/rules: drop unneeded dh_link call
* Standards-Version: 3.7.3 (no changes)
* debhelper compatibility level 6
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/rules: delete /usr/share/perl5 only if it exists.
2007-10-24 - Damyan Ivanov <>
libdevice-serialport-perl (1.04-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Kees Cook ]
* New upstream release.
* Drop ancient useless maintainer scripts.
* debian/control: updated for Homepage, Vcs-*.  Added to Build-Deps.
[ Damyan Ivanov ]
* Freshen-up copyright years
* Clean up debian/rules
+ Move test suite from install to build target
+ Drop unused dh_ calls
+ Do not "ifeq" dh_strip as it can parse the environment by itself
+ Remove stamps before distclean
* Add myself as an Uploader
* Add a couple of words about modemtest to the long description
* Add pointer to upstream sources in debian/copyright
* Change debian/watch to use dist/ location
2007-03-03 - Kees Cook <>
libdevice-serialport-perl (1.002-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Zak B. Elep ]
* New maintainer(s) taking over this package (old maintainer
appears MIA.)  Acknowledge NMU by Amaya.  (Closes: #359449)
* Revert previous changes that caused this version to appear as
Version 0.22.  (Closes: #352295, #295912, #390387)
* debian/control:
+ Bump debhelper to version 5, update debian/compat accordingly.
+ Bump Standards-Version.
* Added debian/watch .
* Removed debian/postrm as we no longer have debconf modules
* debian/rules:
+ Turn off testing as we don't necessarily have a modem
available on buildds.  (Closes: #328172)
[ Kees Cook ]
* debian/rules: disable test port searching, force to /dev/null.
(Closes: #324877)
* debian/control: added Mike Mattice and self to Uploaders list.
* t/*.t: reverted test changes, as they are not being used in Debian.
2006-07-17 - Amaya Rodrigo Sastre <>
libdevice-serialport-perl (1.002-0.3) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Get rid of the /usr/doc link in postinst (Closes: #359449).
2005-09-16 - Jaldhar H. Vyas <>
libdevice-serialport-perl (1.002-0.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Upstream suggests the FTBS problem be resolved by disabling tests 
for now.  (Closes: #328172)  Also reverted the patch from #324877)
2005-09-08 - Jaldhar H. Vyas <>
libdevice-serialport-perl (1.002-0.1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version (Closes: #295912)
* Patch from Andreas Jochens so it doesn't FTBS in a pbuilder chroot.
(Closes: #324877)
2004-08-09 - Mike Mattice <>
libdevice-serialport-perl (0.22-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Correct the priority to match the override file.
2004-08-07 - Mike Mattice <>
libdevice-serialport-perl (0.22-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix Build-Depends - Closes: #263768

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