libextutils-xsbuilder-perl - Automatic XS glue code generation

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libextutils-xsbuilder-perl
Package version 0.28
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 256 B
Download size 59.02 KB
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ExtUtils::XSBuilder is a set of modules to parse C header files and
create XS glue code and documentation from it.
Ideally this allows you to "write" an interface to a C library
without coding a line.  Although this module automates much of the
process, you must still be familiar with C and XS programming since no
C API is ideal and usually some adjuments are necessary.  When the C
API changes, most of the time you only have to rerun XSBuilder to get
your new Perl API.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libextutils-xsbuilder-perl_0.28-2_all.deb 0.28 all Debian Main
libextutils-xsbuilder-perl - - -


Name Value
libparse-recdescent-perl -
libtie-ixhash-perl -
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libextutils-xsbuilder-perl_0.28-2_all.deb
Source Package libextutils-xsbuilder-perl

Install Howto

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




2010-02-08 - Ansgar Burchardt <>
libextutils-xsbuilder-perl (0.28-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Jonathan Yu ]
* Bringing this package under the pkg-perl group (Closes: #543610)
* Updated d/watch with CPAN search site
* Standards-Version 3.8.3
+ Remove version dependency on perl
+ Add Vcs-* and Homepage fields
[ Ryan Niebur ]
* Update jawnsy's email address
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Added: ${misc:Depends} to Depends: field.
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* Refresh rules for debhelper 7.
* Convert debian/copyright to proposed machine-readable format.
* debian/rules: Make build-dep on perl unversioned and move it to B-D-Indep.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.4.
* Correct spelling error pointed out by lintian.
+ new patch: spelling.patch
* Remove files in debian/rules instead of patching Makefile.PL.
* Move upstream changes to a patch.
+ new patch: use-C-type.patch
* Add myself to Uploaders.
2008-01-10 - Angus Lees <>
libextutils-xsbuilder-perl (0.28-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version.
* Bump standards version.
* Bump debhelper compat version to 5.
* Stop ignoring 'make realclean' errors (lintian).
* Don't try to manpagealise
2004-10-09 - Angus Lees <>
libextutils-xsbuilder-perl (0.27-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version.
* Change to section "perl".
* Bump standards version.
2003-03-10 - Angus Lees <>
libextutils-xsbuilder-perl (0.23-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version.
* Add extra parentheses to T_MAGICHASH_SV INPUT code to stop
"assignment used as truth value" compiler warning.
* Patch WrapXS::get_function to use C type instead of mapped perl type for
return declarations.
* Add null_type case for (U_)CHAR type.
* Explicitly cast return type from epxs_sv2_*REF conversions to quiet
compiler warning during (eg) CV* to SV* mangling.
2002-12-10 - Angus Lees <>
libextutils-xsbuilder-perl (0.22-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Patch XSBuilder/ to better cope with write_makefilepl('').
2002-12-08 - Angus Lees <>
libextutils-xsbuilder-perl (0.22-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release.

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