libparse-debian-packages-perl - module for parsing the data from a Debian Packages.gz

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libparse-debian-packages-perl
Package version 0.03
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 51 B
Download size 6.49 KB
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Parse::Debian::Packages parses the Packages files used by the Debian
package management tools.
It presents itself as an iterator.  Each call of the ->next method
will return the next package found in the file.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libparse-debian-packages-perl_0.03-2_all.deb 0.03 all Debian Main
libparse-debian-packages-perl - - -


Name Value
libyaml-perl -
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libparse-debian-packages-perl_0.03-2_all.deb
Source Package libparse-debian-packages-perl

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install libparse-debian-packages-perl deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install libparse-debian-packages-perl




2014-03-03 - gregor herrmann <>
libparse-debian-packages-perl (0.03-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git://
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Strip trailing slash from metacpan URLs.
* Add patch to fix handling of multiline fields. Thanks to Simon Kainz
for the bug report and the initial patch. (Closes: #695274)
* Update years of packaging copyright.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.5.
2012-03-19 - gregor herrmann <>
libparse-debian-packages-perl (0.03-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* Email change: Ansgar Burchardt ->
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Remove alternative (build) dependencies that are already satisfied
in oldstable.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* New upstream release.
* debian/rules: drop buildsystem, Build.PL is gone.
* Drop bug-579063.patch, fixed upstream.
* debian/copyright: update to Copyright-Format 1.0, refresh license
* Set debhelper compatibility level to 8.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3 (no changes).
* Add /me to Uploaders.
* Make short description a noun phrase.
2010-04-29 - Ansgar Burchardt <>
libparse-debian-packages-perl (0.01-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Frank Lichtenheld ]
* s/debian/Debian/ in Description
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Added: Vcs-Svn field (source stanza); Vcs-Browser
field (source stanza); Homepage field (source stanza). Removed: XS-
Vcs-Svn fields.
* debian/watch: use dist-based URL.
* Set Standards-Version to 3.8.0 (no changes).
* Move libmodule-build-perl to Build-Depends and add "perl (>= 5.10)" as an
[ Joachim Breitner ]
* Removed myself from uploaders.
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* Fix error when description contains lines with colons. (Closes: #579063)
+ new patch: bug-579063.patch
* Refresh rules for debhelper 7.
* No longer install README.
* Use source format 3.0 (quilt).
* Convert debian/copyright to proposed machine-readable format.
* debian/watch: Use extended regular expression to match upstream releases.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.4.
* Add myself to Uploaders.
2004-01-05 - Joachim Breitner <>
libparse-debian-packages-perl (0.01-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release.

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