libperldoc-search-perl - Index and Search local Perl Documentation

Distribution: Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository: Debian Main amd64
Package name: libperldoc-search-perl
Package version: 0.01
Package release: 3
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 32 B
Download size: 12.06 KB
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Perldoc::Search uses the swish-e engine to index the local Perl documentation. It provides both the command line utility perldig and an API to perform searches on the index. It uses SWISH::API::Common as the indexing and search engine. This package also contains the command line utility perldig, which digs up keywords in the local Perl documentation



    Source package: libperldoc-search-perl

    Install Howto

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


    • /usr/bin/perldig
    • /usr/share/doc/libperldoc-search-perl/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libperldoc-search-perl/changelog.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libperldoc-search-perl/copyright
    • /usr/share/man/man1/perldig.1p.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man3/Perldoc::Search.3pm.gz
    • /usr/share/perl5/Perldoc/


    2011-09-17 - Ansgar Burchardt <> libperldoc-search-perl (0.01-3) unstable; urgency=low * Team upload. [ gregor herrmann ] * debian/control: Added: ${misc:Depends} to Depends: field. * Remove Florian Ragwitz from Uploaders (closes: #523266). [ Nathan Handler ] * debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases. [ Ansgar Burchardt ] * debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git. * Use source format 3.0 (quilt). * Use tiny debian/rules with debhelper 8. * debian/copyright: Formatting changes. * Make build-dep on perl unversioned. * Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2.

    2008-08-04 - gregor herrmann <> libperldoc-search-perl (0.01-2) unstable; urgency=medium * Take over for the Debian Perl Group with maintainer's permission ( * debian/control: Added: Vcs-Svn field (source stanza); Vcs-Browser field (source stanza); Homepage field (source stanza). Changed: Maintainer set to Debian Perl Group <pkg-perl-> (was: Florian Ragwitz <>); Florian Ragwitz <> moved to Uploaders. * Add debian/watch. * debian/rules: delete /usr/lib/perl5 only if it exists (closes: #493435). * Set urgency to medium because of the RC bug. * Switch patch system from dpatch to quilt. * Refresh debian/rules, changes: don't ignore errors of make clean. * Remove debian/source.lintian-overrides, not needed any more. * Set debhelper compatibility level to 5. * Add /me to Uploaders. * Set Standards-Version to 3.8.0; add debian/README.source to document quilt usage.

    2005-08-24 - Florian Ragwitz <> libperldoc-search-perl (0.01-1) unstable; urgency=low * Initial Release (Closes: #324730).