libproc-simple-perl - Perl interface to launch and control background processes

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libproc-simple-perl
Package version 1.31
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 81 B
Download size 19.49 KB
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The Proc::Simple package provides objects mimicing real-life processes from a
user's point of view.
Either external programs or perl subroutines can be launched and
controlled as processes in the background.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libproc-simple-perl_1.31-1_all.deb 1.31 all Debian Main
libproc-simple-perl - - -


Name Value
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libproc-simple-perl_1.31-1_all.deb
Source Package libproc-simple-perl

Install Howto

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




2012-11-18 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libproc-simple-perl (1.31-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Nathan Handler ]
* Email change: Nathan Handler ->
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Imported Upstream version 1.31
* Update debian/copyright file information.
Update format to copyright-format 1.0 as released together with Debian
policy 3.9.3.
Update copyright years for debian/* packaging.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4
2011-08-01 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libproc-simple-perl (1.30-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Imported Upstream version 1.30
2011-07-24 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libproc-simple-perl (1.29-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Drop fix-spelling-error-in-manpage.patch as typo fixed upstream.
2011-06-27 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libproc-simple-perl (1.28-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* debian/copyright: Update copyright years for upstream files and
debian/* packaging.
* debian/control: Bump versioned Build-Depends on debhelper to (>= 8).
* Bump Debhelper compat level to 8.
* debian/patches:
- Drop fix-spelling-error-in-manpage.patch patch. Applied upstream.
- Drop fix-pod patch.
- Add new fix-spelling-error-in-manpage.patch to fix some further
spelling errors.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2 (no changes needed).
2010-11-07 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libproc-simple-perl (1.27-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Email change: Salvatore Bonaccorso ->
* Convert to '3.0 (quilt)' source package format.
* Drop quilt framework. Remove Build-Depends on quilt and remove --
with quilt from dh invocation in debian/rules. Remove now useless
README.source file.
* debian/copyright:
- Update copyright years in debian/* packaging stanza.
- Refer to GPL-1 license text in `/usr/share/common-licenses'.
- Refer to Debian systems instead of Debian GNU/Linux systems.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.1.
* Add fix-spelling-error-in-manpage.patch to fix typos in manpage of
2009-10-31 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libproc-simple-perl (1.26-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ 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).
[ Ryan Niebur ]
* Update ryan52's email address
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Bump debhelper version to (>= 7.0.50) as for requirement for override
target for dh_installexamples. Fix shebang line for example pointing to
real location of perl instead of /usr/local/bin/perl fixing a
example-wrong-path-for-interpreter lintian warning.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.3. 
* debian/copyright: Update to recent machine readable DEP5 format
specification proposal. 
2009-07-09 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libproc-simple-perl (1.26-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Add myself to Uploaders 
* Simplify debian/rules file and adjust apropriately Build-Depends
on debhelper (>= 7.0.8) and quilt (>= 0.46-7). 
* Refresh fix-pod patch. 
2009-06-28 - Nathan Handler <>
libproc-simple-perl (1.25-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* debian/watch:
- Update to ignore development releases.
* debian/control:
- Add myself to list of Uploaders
- Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.2 (No changes)
2009-04-10 - Ryan Niebur <>
libproc-simple-perl (1.24-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release. (Closes: 522720)

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