libpdf-create-perl - Perl module to create PDF files

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libpdf-create-perl
Package version 1.10
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 175 B
Download size 38.54 KB
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PDF::Create allows you to create documents in the Portable Document Format
(PDF) using a large number of primitives, and emit the result as a PDF file
or stream.
Documents can have several pages, a table of content, an information section
and many other PDF elements. Since documents are constructed on-the-fly, the
memory footprint is not tied to the size of the pages; only the number of
It is intended to be simple and highly portable, as it is written purely in
Perl. For more complex tasks, see libpdf-api2-perl.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libpdf-create-perl_1.10-1_all.deb 1.10 all Debian Main
libpdf-create-perl - - -


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perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libpdf-create-perl_1.10-1_all.deb
Source Package libpdf-create-perl

Install Howto

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




2014-10-18 - gregor herrmann <>
libpdf-create-perl (1.10-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Strip trailing slash from metacpan URLs.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Update Vcs-Browser URL to cgit web frontend
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Add debian/upstream/metadata
* Import upstream version 1.10
* Update years of packaging copyright.
* Update build dependencies.
* Mark package as autopkgtest-able.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.6.
2013-12-16 - gregor herrmann <>
libpdf-create-perl (1.08-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Drop patches, both applied upstream.
* Examples: adjust paths, drop overrides in debian/rules.
* Update Upstream-Contact and copyright years.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.5.
2013-06-04 - gregor herrmann <>
libpdf-create-perl (1.06-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* Email change: Ansgar Burchardt ->
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: update {versioned,alternative} (build) dependencies.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Add patch to fix test failure due to missing `use'. Taken from CPAN
RT. (Closes: #710967)
* Add a patch to fix a POD error discovered with Perl 5.18.
* debian/copyright: switch formatting to Copyright-Format 1.0.
* Set Standards-Version to 3.9.4 (no further changes).
2010-07-08 - Ansgar Burchardt <>
libpdf-create-perl (1.06-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Drop patch changes.patch: Changes.PL removed by upstream.
* Drop patch pod.patch: Applied upstream.
* Use debhelper's v8 mode; build-dep on debhelper (>= 7.9.1~) for this.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.0 (no changes).
2010-03-03 - Ansgar Burchardt <>
libpdf-create-perl (1.05-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ Ryan Niebur ]
* Update jawnsy's email address
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* New upstream release. (LP: #531311)
+ refresh changes.patch.
+ debian/copyright: Add new copyright holder.
* Fix POD syntax error.
+ new patch: pod.patch
* debian/copyright: Minor changes for current DEP-5 proposal.
* Use source format 3.0 (quilt); remove REAME.source and quilt framework.
* debian/control: Make Build-Dep on perl unversioned.
* Use tiny debian/rules.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.4.
* Add myself to Uploaders.
2009-05-16 - Jonathan Yu <>
libpdf-create-perl (1.03-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Jonathan Yu ]
* New upstream release (bug fix maintenance release)
* Upstream author removed Markus Baertschi and Slaven Rezic from
copyright in lib/PDF/Create/
* Contributed methods for dealing with circles was removed (as a result,
Slaven Rezic no longer has code in the package and is removed as a
copyright holder)
* Fixed long description
* Added Suggests: libpdf-api2-perl (which is referred to by the perldoc)
* Bumped Standards-Version to 3.8.1; updated debhelper stuff (using
dh-make-perl --refresh)
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Changed: Switched Vcs-Browser field to ViewSVN
(source stanza).
* Remove patch manpage.patch, not needed any more.
* Add patch changes.patch: don't run `perl Changes.PL' which would need the
upstream author's git repo.
* debian/control: fix typo in Homepage field.
2008-07-12 - gregor herrmann <>
libpdf-create-perl (1.02-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/copyright: adjust years of copyright.
* Set Standards-Version to 3.8.0; add debian/README.source to document quilt
2008-06-04 - gregor herrmann <>
libpdf-create-perl (1.01-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Refresh patch manpage.patch.

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