libfile-scan-perl - Perl module to scan files for viruses

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libfile-scan-perl
Package version 1.43
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 212 B
Download size 47.02 KB
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The File::Scan module allows users to scan files for known viruses.
The purpose is to provide a basis for creating platform independent
virus scanners in Perl.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libfile-scan-perl_1.43-2_all.deb 1.43 all Debian Main
libfile-scan-perl - - -


Name Value
libwww-perl -
perl >= 5.6.0-16


Type URL
Binary Package libfile-scan-perl_1.43-2_all.deb
Source Package libfile-scan-perl

Install Howto

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




2009-07-19 - Ansgar Burchardt <>
libfile-scan-perl (1.43-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Take over for the Debian Perl Group with maintainer's permission
* debian/control: Added: Vcs-Svn field (source stanza); Vcs-Browser
field (source stanza); Homepage field (source stanza). Changed:
Maintainer set to Debian Perl Group <pkg-perl-> (was: Florian Ragwitz
<>); Florian Ragwitz <> moved to
* debian/watch: use dist-based URL.
* Switch patch system from dpatch to quilt.
* Add debian/README.source to document quilt usage, as required by
Debian Policy since 3.8.0.
* debian/control: Changed: Switched Vcs-Browser field to ViewSVN
(source stanza).
* debian/control: Added: ${misc:Depends} to Depends: field.
[ Ryan Niebur ]
* Remove Florian Ragwitz from Uploaders
* Close ITA (Closes: #523132)
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* Convert debian/copyright to proposed machine-readable format.
* Refresh debian/rules for debhelper 7.
* Bump Standards Version to 3.8.2.
* Add myself to Uploaders.
2008-04-05 - Mark Hymers <>
libfile-scan-perl (1.43-1.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Fix FTBFS with Perl 5.10.  Closes: #467795
2006-01-27 - Florian Ragwitz <>
libfile-scan-perl (1.43-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Improved debian/copyright.
* Bumped up Standards-Version.
* Updated Maintainer field with my new mail address.
* Install the FAQ.
* Cleaned up debian/rules.
* Moved dpatch build-dep-indep to build-dep as it's needed in the clean
2005-04-14 - Florian Ragwitz <>
libfile-scan-perl (1.42-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Fixed update-libfile-scan-perl script (Closes: #298984).
2004-12-15 - Florian Ragwitz <>
libfile-scan-perl (1.38-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (Closes: #283477).
2004-09-21 - Florian Ragwitz <>
libfile-scan-perl (1.30-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Moved virus definitions to external file.
* Added dpatch Build-Dep.
* Added update-libfile-scan-perl utility.
* Added libwww-perl depedency needed by the update util.
2004-09-15 - Florian Ragwitz <>
libfile-scan-perl (1.28-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer.
* New upstream release (Closes: #271453).
2004-05-28 - Marc 'HE' Brockschmidt <>
libfile-scan-perl (1.14-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
2004-05-16 - Marc 'HE' Brockschmidt <>
libfile-scan-perl (1.11-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
2004-04-30 - Marc 'HE' Brockschmidt <>
libfile-scan-perl (1.08-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.

See Also

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libfile-sharedir-install-perl_0.09-1_all.deb module for installing read-only data files
libfile-sharedir-par-perl_0.06-1_all.deb module for handling shared data in PAR archives
libfile-sharedir-perl_1.102-1_all.deb module to locate non-code files during run-time
libfile-sharedir-projectdistdir-perl_1.000004-1_all.deb simple set-and-forget use of a share directory in the project root
libfile-slurp-perl_9999.19-4_all.deb single call read & write file routines
libfile-slurp-tiny-perl_0.003-1_all.deb simple, sane and efficient file slurper
libfile-slurp-unicode-perl_0.7.1-1_all.deb Perl module to add Unicode support for the File::Slurp package
libfile-spec-native-perl_1.003-1_all.deb module for using native OS implementation of File::Spec from a subclass
libfile-stripnondeterminism-perl_0.003-1_all.deb Perl module for stripping non-determinism from files
libfile-sync-perl_0.11-2+b1_amd64.deb Perl interface to sync() and fsync()
libfile-tail-perl_0.99.3-5_all.deb File::Tail perl module
libfile-tee-perl_0.07-1_all.deb Perl module to duplicate streams like the tee unix command
libfile-touch-perl_0.09-1_all.deb Perl interface to touch-like functions