libio-prompt-perl - module to interactively prompt for user input

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libio-prompt-perl
Package version 0.997002
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 92 B
Download size 24.32 KB
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IO::Prompt is a Perl module useful for prompting the user for some input and
returning that data as an object. It also provides functions for simulating
hand-typing to the console and for accessing the low-level input.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libio-prompt-perl_0.997002-1_all.deb 0.997002 all Debian Main
libio-prompt-perl - - -


Name Value
libterm-readkey-perl -
libwant-perl -
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libio-prompt-perl_0.997002-1_all.deb
Source Package libio-prompt-perl

Install Howto

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




2012-11-07 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libio-prompt-perl (0.997002-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Remove alternative (build) dependencies that are already satisfied
in oldstable.
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Imported Upstream version 0.997002
* Email change: Salvatore Bonaccorso ->
* Update debian/copyright file.
Update format to copyright-format 1.0 as released together with Debian
policy 3.9.3.
Update copyright years for debian/* packaging files.
Refer to Debian systems in general instead of only Debian GNU/Linux
Explicitly refer to GPL-1 license text in /usr/share/common-licenses.
* Bump Debhelper compat level to 9.
Adjust versioned Build-Depends on debhelper to (>= 9).
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4
2010-04-25 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libio-prompt-perl (0.997001-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Add myself to Uploaders
2010-02-02 - Jonathan Yu <>
libio-prompt-perl (0.997-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Jonathan Yu ]
* New upstream release
* Use new debhelper 7 short rules format
* Add myself to Uploaders and Copyright
* Rewrite control description
* Update dependency alternatives (some things are core)
* Refresh copyright information to new DEP5 format
* Install examples from examples/*
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Added: Vcs-Svn field (source stanza); Vcs-Browser
field (source stanza); Homepage field (source stanza). Removed: XS-
Vcs-Svn fields.
* Remove libmodule-build-perl from Build-Depends-Indep.
* debian/control: change my email address.
* debian/watch: use dist-based URL.
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Convert to '3.0 (quilt)' source package format.
* Add Build-Depends on libio-pty-perl for running the tests in a environment
where no /dev/tty is present. Add patch create-pty.patch to pass build
tests even in this environment.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.4. 
* Refresh debian/copyright and update Copyright years and holders for
debian/* packaging. 
* Add add-shebang-to-examples.patch patch to fix lintian's
executable-not-elf-or-script warnings. 
2006-10-20 - Niko Tyni <>
libio-prompt-perl (0.99.4-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add dependencies on libversion-perl and libterm-readkey-perl.
(Closes: #394146)
* Urgency set to medium because of an RC bug fix.
2006-09-15 - Gunnar Wolf <>
libio-prompt-perl (0.99.4-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* New Maintainer: Debian Perl Group.
* Add libtest-pod-perl and libtest-pod-coverage-perl to build dependencies.
* Add watch file.
* Add libwant-perl to dependencies (closes: #386502).
[ Gunnar Wolf ]
* Retouched a bit debian/copyright, the description in debian/control
- both were autogenerated and needed some love ;-)
2006-05-10 - David Moreno Garza <>
libio-prompt-perl (0.99.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release.

See Also

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libio-prompter-perl_0.004011-1_all.deb Perl module to prompt for input, read it, clean it, return it
libio-pty-easy-perl_0.09-1_all.deb module providing an easy interface to IO::Pty
libio-pty-perl_1.08-1+b4_amd64.deb Perl module for pseudo tty IO
libio-sessiondata-perl_1.03-1_all.deb set of modules for non-blocking I/O
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libio-socket-timeout-perl_0.27-1_all.deb IO::Socket with read/write timeout
libio-string-perl_1.08-3_all.deb Emulate IO::File interface for in-core strings
libio-stringy-perl_2.110-5_all.deb Perl modules for IO from scalars and arrays