libgd-text-perl - Text utilities for use with GD

Distribution: Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository: Debian Main amd64
Package name: libgd-text-perl
Package version: 0.86
Package release: 9
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 84 B
Download size: 40.39 KB
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This module provides a font-independent way of dealing with text in GD, for use with the GD::Text::* modules and GD::Graph.



    Source package: libgd-text-perl

    Install Howto

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


    • /usr/share/doc/libgd-text-perl/README.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libgd-text-perl/buildinfo_all.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libgd-text-perl/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libgd-text-perl/changelog.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libgd-text-perl/copyright
    • /usr/share/doc/libgd-text-perl/examples/demo/
    • /usr/share/doc/libgd-text-perl/examples/demo/GDWrap.ref.png
    • /usr/share/man/man3/GD::Text.3pm.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man3/GD::Text::Align.3pm.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man3/GD::Text::Wrap.3pm.gz
    • /usr/share/perl5/GD/
    • /usr/share/perl5/GD/Text/
    • /usr/share/perl5/GD/Text/


    2014-06-14 - Jonas Smedegaard <> libgd-text-perl (0.86-9) unstable; urgency=low [ Gregor Herrmann ] * Remove debian/source/local-options: abort-on-upstream-changes and unapply-patches are default in dpkg-source since 1.16.1. [ Salvatore Bonaccorso ] * Change to use canonical hot ( in Vcs-Git URI. [ Axel Beckert ] * Update copyright info: + Declare compliance with format version 1.0. [ Jonas Smedegaard ] * Update copyright file: + Fix use comment and license pseudo-sections to obey silly restrictions of copyright format 1.0. + Extend packaging to cover recent years. + Bump licensing of packaging to GPL-3+. + Quote license names in comments to avoid some ambiguity. * Bump debhelper compatibility level to 8: Corresponding debhelper version satisfied even in oldstable. * Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5: Packaging is compliant with corresponding version of Debian Policy. * Update watch file to include URL (replacing URL), in addition to URL. Stop needless (and arguably bogus) upstream version mangling. * Modernize CDBS: + Hard-include and Needed helper tools are now available even in oldstable. + Simple-expand a variable. * Update package relations: + (Build-)depend on libgd-perl (with obsolete libgd-gd2-perl and libgd-gd2-noxpm-perl variants only as fallback). + Suggest fonts-dustin (not deprecated ttf-dustin). + Relax to build-depend unversioned on cdbs, dh-buildinfo and debhelper: Needed versions satisfied even in oldstable. + Build-depend on devscripts: Needed for copyright check. + Resolve package relations in rules file. * Fix use canonical Vcs-Git and Vcs-Browser URLs.

    2011-05-08 - Jonas Smedegaard <> libgd-text-perl (0.86-8) unstable; urgency=low * Improve package relations: + Stop declaring package part of core Perl even in oldstable: - libtest-simple-perl * Update copyright file: + Rewrite using draft 174 of DEP-5 format. + Fix use Comment (not Comments) fields. + Rewrap license fields at 72 chars. * Bump policy compliance to standards-version 3.9.2.

    2011-03-11 - Jonas Smedegaard <> libgd-text-perl (0.86-7) unstable; urgency=low * Fix squash double ${perl:Depends}. * Update watch file to track both by-modules page and * Use CDBS (not deprecated * Extend copyright years for Debian packaging. * Update copyright file: + Rewrite using DEP5 Subversion draft rev.173. + Extend years. + Use page as source URL. * (Build-)depend on libgd-gd2-perl: libgd-gd2-noxpm-perl is deprecated. * Stop no longer needed Breaks on ancient libgd-perl.

    2010-10-18 - Jonas Smedegaard <> libgd-text-perl (0.86-6) unstable; urgency=low * Move to Debian Perl Group: Update Maintainer field, and set myself to uploader. * Packaging moved to Git: + Update Vcs stanzas. + Add git-buildpackage configfile, enabling signed tags and use of pristine-tar. + Use source format 3.0 (quilt), with suitable local-options. + Git-ignore quilt .pc dir. * Drop locally included CDBS snippets: included in main cdbs now. * Add README.source. Drop custom hints about CDBS. * Add proper licensing header to debian/rules. Extend copyright years. * Strip now obsolete suffices from watch file. * Ease backporting to Debian stable: Relax inclusion of CDBS snippets required only in DEB_MAINTAINER_MODE, and supprress related build- dependencies. * Fix depend on ${perl:Depends} and ${misc:Depends}. * Break (not conflict with) older libgd-perl. * Bump Policy compliance to standards-version 3.9.1. * Rewrite copyright file using draft rev135 of DEP5 format.