libfile-path-expand-perl - expand user directories in filenames

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libfile-path-expand-perl
Package version 1.02
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 50 B
Download size 5.65 KB
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File::Path::Expand expands user directories in filenames.  For the
simple case it's no more complex than s{^~/}{$HOME/}, but for other
cases it consults getpwent and does the right thing.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libfile-path-expand-perl_1.02-2_all.deb 1.02 all Debian Main
libfile-path-expand-perl - - -


Name Value
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libfile-path-expand-perl_1.02-2_all.deb
Source Package libfile-path-expand-perl

Install Howto

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




2013-12-22 - Axel Beckert <>
libfile-path-expand-perl (1.02-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Added: Vcs-Svn field (source stanza); Vcs-Browser
field (source stanza); Homepage field (source stanza). Removed: XS-
Vcs-Svn fields.
* Refresh debian/rules, no functional changes; except: don't create
.packlist file any more.
* debian/watch: use dist-based URL.
* Remove debian/source.lintian-overrides, not needed any more.
* debian/control: Changed: Switched Vcs-Browser field to ViewSVN
(source stanza).
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: update {versioned,alternative} (build) dependencies.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git://
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ Axel Beckert ]
* Switch to source format "3.0 (quilt)"
* Fix the following lintian warnings:
+ package-has-a-duplicate-build-relation
+ copyright-refers-to-symlink-license
* Bump debhelper compatibility to 9
+ Update versioned debhelper build-dependency accordingly
* Revamp debian/rules:
+ Fix lintian warning debian-rules-missing-recommended-target
+ Replace "dh_clean -k" with "dh_prep"
+ Use dh_auto_{configure,build,test,install,clean}
+ Remove obsolete dh_{clean,installchangelogs} parameters
+ Remove obsolete variable usage
+ Finally switch to a minimal dh-style debian/rules file
* Bump Standards-Version:to 3.9.5 (no further changes)
2006-06-02 - Krzysztof Krzyzaniak (eloy) <>
libfile-path-expand-perl (1.02-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* debian/control:
- Uploaders: Added me
- Standards-Version: increased to 3.7.2 without additional changes
* Added lintian_overrides 
2006-01-22 - Niko Tyni <>
libfile-path-expand-perl (1.01-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Set maintainer to the Debian Perl Group.
2005-12-19 - Niko Tyni <>
libfile-path-expand-perl (1.01-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release. (Closes: #344073)

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libfile-remove-perl_1.52-1_all.deb Perl module to remove files or directories
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libfile-save-home-perl_0.09-2_all.deb Perl extension to place file safely under user home directory
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