libnet-arp-perl - module to create ARP packets and lookup for ARP information

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libnet-arp-perl
Package version 1.0.8
Package release 2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 91 B
Download size 14.61 KB
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Net::ARP module allows for creating arbitrary ARP packages from within
your Perl code, as well as for looking up the ARP information for
machines in your local network.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libnet-arp-perl_1.0.8-2_i386.deb 1.0.8 i386 Debian Main
libnet-arp-perl - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
perl >= 5.20.0-4
perlapi-5.20.0 -


Type URL
Binary Package libnet-arp-perl_1.0.8-2_amd64.deb
Source Package libnet-arp-perl

Install Howto

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




2014-08-19 - Damyan Ivanov <>
libnet-arp-perl (1.0.8-2) unstable; urgency=high
* Team upload
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Strip trailing slash from metacpan URLs.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Update Vcs-Browser URL to cgit web frontend
[ Damyan Ivanov ]
* add patch adding missing #include's on BSD.
Fixes FTBFS on kfreebsd-* because of unknown uint64_t type.
(Closes: #758283)
- high urgency to help perl 5.20 transition
* Standards-Version: 3.9.5 (no changes needed)
2013-08-16 - Florian Schlichting <>
libnet-arp-perl (1.0.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Franck Joncourt ]
* Added patch t_upstream_missing_headers.diff.
* Use a minimal rules file:
+ Refreshed debian/rules
+ Updated BD versions on debhelper to be able to use the override targets.
* Refreshed both d.control and d.copyright with my new email address.
* Switch to dpkg-source 3.0 (quilt) format.
+ Removed useless README.source which only documented the quilt usage.
+ Removed quilt framework (d.control, d.rules).
* Removed useless versionned BD on perl.
* Added new override_dh_auto_test target in d.rules and set DEBIAN_BUILD=1
only for the tests, rather than exporting the variable.
[ Ryan Niebur ]
* Add myself to Uploaders
* remove buffer_overflows.patch, prototypes.patch, and
return-value.patch, that are applied upstream
* Update ryan52's email address
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git://
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ Florian Schlichting ]
* Import Upstream version 1.0.8.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4 (update to copyright-format 1.0, directly
link GPL-1+).
* Record upstream license change to GPL-2.
* Switch dh compatibility to level 9 to enable passing of hardening flags.
* Refresh 20skip_send_packet_test.patch (fuzz), drop
t_upstream_missing_headers.diff (applied upstream).
* Simply rules file even further.
* Add myself to uploaders and copyright.
2009-05-22 - Franck Joncourt <>
libnet-arp-perl (1.0.4-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
+ Removed the following patches (integrated upstream)
- get_mac_func.diff
- documentation.diff
- 10alignment-and-headers.patch
* Added header (author, bug number, description) to all patches.
* Added buffer_overflows.patch to fix buffer overflows due to the use of
strcpy (Closes: #528675).
2009-04-19 - Franck Joncourt <>
libnet-arp-perl (1.0.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Changed: Switched Vcs-Browser field to ViewSVN
(source stanza).
[ Franck Joncourt ]
* Added patch to fix the get_mac function (Closes: #524559).
* Added patch to fix the documentation (Closes: #524520).
* Updated 20skip_send_packet_test.patch:
+ make it fail if an error occurs.
+ handle multiple interfaces.
* Switched to dh7:
+ Updated d{control,compat,rules} accordingly.
* Bumped up Standards-Version to 3.8.1 (no changes).
* d.control: Add /me to Uploaders.
* d.copyright: Refreshed format.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/copyright: add information about ppport.h.
* debian/control: minor update of short and long description.
2008-08-09 - Gunnar Wolf <>
libnet-arp-perl (1.0.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Add debian/README.source to document quilt usage, as required by
Debian Policy since 3.8.0.
[ Gunnar Wolf ]
* New upstream release
* Bumped up standards-version to 3.8.0 (no changes needed)

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