libfile-data-perl - interface to file data

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libfile-data-perl
Package version 1.16
Package release 3
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 86 B
Download size 23.02 KB
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File::Data wraps all the accessing of a file into a convenient set of
calls for reading and writing data, including a simple regex interface.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libfile-data-perl_1.16-3_all.deb 1.16 all Debian Main
libfile-data-perl - - -


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perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libfile-data-perl_1.16-3_all.deb
Source Package libfile-data-perl

Install Howto

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




2013-05-11 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
libfile-data-perl (1.16-3) unstable; urgency=low
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Use canonical host ( in Vcs-Git URI.
[ Jonas Smedegaard ]
* Add README.source emphasizing file as *not* a
show-stopper for contributions, referring to wiki page for details.
* Bump policy compliance to standards-version 3.9.4.
* Bump packaging license to GPL-3+, and extend coverage to include
current year.
* Tidy rules file, and add md5sum for upstream tarball.
* Stop track upstream development releases.
* Fix patch to have code land at proper path.
Really closes: bug#690355.
2012-10-30 - gregor herrmann <>
libfile-data-perl (1.16-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload.
* Add patch install_pm.patch: tell Makefile.PL which module to install.
(Closes: #690355)
2012-08-08 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
libfile-data-perl (1.16-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial packaging release.
Closes: bug#684222.

See Also

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libfile-fcntllock-perl_0.22-1+b1_amd64.deb Perl module for file locking with fcntl(2)
libfile-find-object-perl_0.2.9-1_all.deb object oriented File::Find replacement
libfile-find-object-rule-perl_0.0305-1_all.deb alternative interface to File::Find::Object
libfile-find-rule-perl-perl_1.13-1_all.deb Perl module for searching Perl things
libfile-find-rule-perl_0.33-1_all.deb module to search for files based on rules
libfile-find-rule-vcs-perl_1.08-1_all.deb Perl module to exclude files/directories for Version Control Systems
libfile-find-wanted-perl_1.00-1_all.deb more obvious wrapper around File::Find
libfile-finder-perl_0.53-1_all.deb wrapper for File::Find ala find(1)
libfile-flat-perl_1.04-5_all.deb flat filesystem module for perl
libfile-fnmatch-perl_0.02-2+b1_amd64.deb Perl module that provides simple filename and pathname matching
libfile-fu-perl_0.0.8-1_all.deb module for manipulating files and directories as objects
libfile-homedir-perl_1.00-1_all.deb Perl module for finding user directories across platforms