liblockfile-simple-perl - Perl module for simple advisory file locking

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name liblockfile-simple-perl
Package version 0.208
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 84 B
Download size 21.58 KB
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The LockFile::Simple extension provides simple file locking, of
the advisory kind, i.e. it requires cooperation between applications
wishing to lock the same files.
It is meant to be used in quick-and-dirty scripts or more elaborated
programs that want a simple locking scheme, yet with a reasonable
level of configuration.


Package Version Architecture Repository
liblockfile-simple-perl_0.208-1_all.deb 0.208 all Debian Main
liblockfile-simple-perl - - -


Name Value
liblog-agent-perl -
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package liblockfile-simple-perl_0.208-1_all.deb
Source Package liblockfile-simple-perl

Install Howto

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




2012-06-08 - gregor herrmann <>
liblockfile-simple-perl (0.208-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* New upstream release.
* debian/copyright: update to Copyright-Format 1.0.
* Add /me to Uploaders.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3 (no changes).
2011-02-23 - Maximilian Gass <>
liblockfile-simple-perl (0.207-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Changed: Switched Vcs-Browser field to ViewSVN
(source stanza).
[ Rene Mayorga ]
* debian/control: update my email address.
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ 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).
[ Maximilian Gass ]
* Switch to source format 3.0 (quilt)
* Add (modified) patch by Baurzhan Ismagulov <> to detect
lock file creation errors (closes: #294972)
* Update copyright file: add year 2011, update format
* Add patch to fix typos in POD
* Add myself to Uploaders
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.1: no changes necessary
* Reduce debian/rules to minimum
* Change short description to noun phrase
* Switch to debhelper compat level 8
2008-10-10 - Rene Mayorga <>
liblockfile-simple-perl (0.207-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* debian/copyright - Upstream Added GPL license
* debian/control
+ Set standards-version to 3.8.0 (no changes neede)
+ debhelper and compat level set to 7
+ Add ${misc:Depends} to Depends field
+ add /myself to uploaders
* debian/rules - use dh7 template from dh-make-perl
2008-02-25 - Damyan Ivanov <>
liblockfile-simple-perl (0.206-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor gerrmann ]
* debian/control: Added: Vcs-Svn field (source stanza); Vcs-Browser
field (source stanza); Homepage field (source stanza).
* Set Maintainer to Debian Perl Group.
* Use dist-based URL in debian/watch.
* debian/rules: delete /usr/lib/perl5 only if it exists.
[ Damyan Ivanov ]
* New upstream release
* debian/copyright: convert to machine-readable format
+ upstream license is Artistic-only
+ update years of copyright
* debian/rules: replaced with (adapted) rules.MakeMaker.noxs from
* bump debhelper compatibility level to 5
* Standards-Version: 3.7.3 (no changes)
* Move debhelper from B-D-I to B-D
* Add myself to Uploaders
* debian/watch: improved version matching pattern
* Revert the patch to applied to fix #136233 -- warning when not
using nfs. The new upstream release now takes care to initialize $hostname
for non-nfs usage too.
2005-02-16 - Jay Bonci <>
liblockfile-simple-perl (0.2.5-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Changed priority to optional (from extra)
- Now corresponds to override file
2005-02-16 - Jay Bonci <>
liblockfile-simple-perl (0.2.5-6) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (Closes: #293327)
* Changed section from libs to perl
* Removed debhelper example files (debian/*.ex, debian/ex.*)
* Removed README.Debian file as it was blank
* Changed Build-Depends to Build-Depends-Indep
* Removed the docs file, as it's only installing the README
* Removed README from the package as it is just textified POD
* Changed shlibs:depends to perl:depends (now correct)
* Bumped debhelper dependancy to 4.1
* Adds debian/compat file per debhelper best practices
* Adds Build-Dependancy on perl 5.6.1-16 and liblog-agent-perl
* Adds regular dependancy on liblog-agent-perl
* Merged to my standard rules template
* Cleaned build cruft out of diff

See Also

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liblog-any-adapter-log4perl-perl_0.06-1_all.deb adapter to use Log::Log4perl with Log::Any
liblog-any-adapter-perl_0.11-1_all.deb class methods to tell Log::Any where to send its logs
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liblog-contextual-perl_0.006004-1_all.deb module for simple contextual logging
liblog-dispatch-array-perl_1.002-1_all.deb module to log events to an array (reference)
liblog-dispatch-config-perl_1.04-1_all.deb Log4j for Perl
liblog-dispatch-configurator-any-perl_1.122640-1_all.deb configurator implementation with Config::Any
liblog-dispatch-dir-perl_0.12-1_all.deb module to log messages to separate files in a directory