libhtml-lint-perl - checker of HTML errors in strings or files

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libhtml-lint-perl
Package version 2.20+dfsg
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 129 B
Download size 42.31 KB
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HTML::Lint is a pure-Perl HTML parser and checker for syntactic legitmacy.
The "weblint" script - provided in the separate package "weblint-perl" -
is a wrapper around the HTML::Lint.
You can also look into Apache::Lint which is a mod_perl wrapper around
Finally, for those of you doing automated testing with Test::More and
its brethren, Test::HTML::Lint lets you automate HTML checking.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libhtml-lint-perl_2.20+dfsg-1_all.deb 2.20+dfsg all Debian Main
libhtml-lint-perl - - -


Name Value
libhtml-parser-perl >= 3.47
libhtml-tagset-perl >= 3.03
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libhtml-lint-perl_2.20+dfsg-1_all.deb
Source Package libhtml-lint-perl

Install Howto

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




2012-04-07 - Florian Schlichting <>
libhtml-lint-perl (2.20+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Import Upstream version 2.20+dfsg.
* Bump dependency on HTML::Parser to 3.47.
* Bump years of upstream copyright.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3 (use copyright-format 1.0).
2012-01-11 - Florian Schlichting <>
libhtml-lint-perl (2.10+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=low
[Florian Schlichting]
* Imported upstream version 2.10 (closes: #653326).
* Bumped Standards-Version to 3.9.2 (no change).
* Refreshed debian/copyright.
* Added myself to uploaders and copyright.
* Switched to in debian/rules (fixing
debian-rules-uses-deprecated-makefile lintian warning).
* Added Replaces: weblint to fix breaks-without-version warning.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* debian/control: Changed: Replace versioned (build-)dependency on
perl (>= 5.6.0-{12,16}) with an unversioned dependency on perl (as
permitted by Debian Policy 3.8.3).
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Set Standards-Version to 3.9.1; replace Conflicts with Breaks.
2009-06-14 - Antonio Radici <>
libhtml-lint-perl (2.06+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Antonio Radici ]
* New upstream release
* debian/compat bumped to 7
* debian/control:
+ adding me to the Uploaders
+ debhelper compatibility bumped to 7
+ Standards-Version to 3.8.1
+ moved all deps except debhelper and cdbs to B-D-I
+ Homepage: s/::/-/
+ short description for libhtml-lint-perl is now a noun phrase
+ short description for weblint-perl: s/A //
+ long description for weblint-perl: s/This/weblint/
* debian/copyright:
+ switched to the new format
+ added the copyright note for
* debian/watch:
+ removed "debian svn-upgrade"
+ added to remove a testfile which contains a webpage we
cannot redistribute
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/watch: use dist-based URL.
* debian/control: Changed: Switched Vcs-Browser field to ViewSVN
(source stanza).
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
2008-06-28 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
libhtml-lint-perl (2.04-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Update tarball md5sum.
* Remove bogus noise from 2.04-1 changelog.
* Set urgency=medium as 2.04-1 included a FTBFS bugfix (similar to
2008-06-28 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
libhtml-lint-perl (2.04-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Update local cdbs tweaks:
+ Various updates to, most importantly relaxing
to only warn by default.
+ Drop wget options broken with recent versions of wget in
+ Cosmetic updates to README.cdbs-tweaks.
* Update debian/copyright-hints.
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 6.
* Semi-auto-update debian/control to update build-dependencies:
DEB_AUTO_UPDATE_DEBIAN_CONTROL=yes fakeroot debian/rules clean
2008-05-07 - gregor herrmann <>
libhtml-lint-perl (2.02-3) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Jonas Smedegaard ]
* Separate build-only dependencies from build-and-runtime-dependencies in
debian/rules build-dependency resolving.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Add "-p" to txt2man invocation in debian/rules to get name, section,
etc. into the generated manpage; otherwise dh_installman errors out with
"Could not determine section for debian/weblint.1" (closes: #479921).
* Set urgency to medium because of the FTBFS bug.

See Also

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libhtml-mason-perl-doc_1.54-1_all.deb HTML::Mason examples
libhtml-mason-perl_1.54-1_all.deb HTML::Mason Perl module
libhtml-mason-psgihandler-perl_0.53-1_all.deb PSGI handler for HTML::Mason
libhtml-microformats-perl_0.105-2+deb8u1_all.deb parse microformats in HTML
libhtml-packer-perl_1.004001-1_all.deb perl module for cleaning the HTML code
libhtml-parser-perl_3.71-1+b3_amd64.deb collection of modules that parse HTML text documents
libhtml-popuptreeselect-perl_1.6-7_all.deb Perl module for HTML popup tree widget
libhtml-prettyprinter-perl_0.03-3_all.deb module that generates nice HTML files from HTML syntax trees
libhtml-prototype-perl_1.48-4_all.deb module to generate HTML and Javascript for the Prototype library
libhtml-quoted-perl_0.04-1_all.deb extract structure of quoted HTML mail message
libhtml-rewriteattributes-perl_0.05-1_all.deb Perl extension for HTML attribute rewriting
libhtml-scrubber-perl_0.11-1+deb8u1_all.deb Perl extension for scrubbing/sanitizing html
libhtml-selector-xpath-perl_0.18-1_all.deb module for compiling CSS Selectors to XPath
libhtml-simpleparse-perl_0.12-2_all.deb bare-bones HTML parser
libhtml-stream-perl_1.60-1_all.deb HTML output stream class, and some markup utilities