libunix-syslog-perl - Perl interface to the UNIX syslog(3) calls

Distribution: Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository: Debian Main amd64
Package name: libunix-syslog-perl
Package version: 1.1
Package release: 2+b4
Package architecture: amd64
Package type: deb
Installed size: 52 B
Download size: 27.48 KB
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This module provides an interface to the system logger syslogd(8) via Perl's XSUBs. The implementation attempts to resemble the native libc-functions of your system, so that anyone being familiar with syslog.h should be able to use this module right away.



    Source package: libunix-syslog-perl

    Install Howto

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


    • /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/perl5/5.20/Unix/
    • /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/perl5/5.20/auto/Unix/Syslog/
    • /usr/share/doc/libunix-syslog-perl/README.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libunix-syslog-perl/buildinfo_amd64.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libunix-syslog-perl/changelog.Debian.amd64.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libunix-syslog-perl/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libunix-syslog-perl/changelog.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libunix-syslog-perl/copyright
    • /usr/share/man/man3/Unix::Syslog.3pm.gz


    2008-06-29 - Jonas Smedegaard <> libunix-syslog-perl (1.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium * Depend on ${misc:Depends}. * Update tarball md5sum hint in debian/rules. * Update Vcs-* fields in debian/control(.in) to point to Perl group. * Update local cdbs tweaks: + Strip non-printable chars from output. + Relax to only warn by default. Closes: bug#487058, thanks to Lucas Nussbaum. + Fix wget options to work with recent wget. + Simplify dependency cleanup slightly (quilt isn't in use here). + Mirror debian/control uploaders changes to debian/ * Update debian/copyright-hints. * Bump debhelper compatibility level to 6. * Semi-auto-update debian/control to update build-dependencies: DEB_AUTO_UPDATE_DEBIAN_CONTROL=yes fakeroot debian/rules clean * Set urgency=medium due to FTBFS bugfix.

    2008-05-25 - Gunnar Wolf <> libunix-syslog-perl (1.1-1) unstable; urgency=low [ Gunnar Wolf ] * Added myself to uploaders * New upstream release [ Jonas Smedegaard ] * Bump debhelper compat level and build-dependency to version 5. * Semi-auto-update debian/control to apply changes contained in the above: DEB_AUTO_UPDATE_DEBIAN_CONTROL=yes fakeroot debian/rules clean

    2008-03-19 - Jonas Smedegaard <> libunix-syslog-perl (1.0-2) unstable; urgency=low * Fix multi-lined copyright microformat in debian/copyright. * Update debian/copyright: Debian Perl Team holds copyright for Debian packaging in 2008. * Pass over maintenance of the package to the Perl group: Change Maintainer, and add myself to Uploaders. * Update debian/watch: + Use svn-upgrade (not uupdate). + Use by-dist upstream URL. * Bump up standards-version to 3.7.3 (no changes needed). * Update local cdbs snippets: + Major improvements to update-tarball (but none of them affecting this current packaging). + Major improvements to copyright-check, including new versioned build-dependency on devscripts. Update debian/copyright_hints. + Drop override. Set DEB_AUTO_UPDATE_DEBIAN_CONTROL directly instead when needed. + Update debian/README.cdbs-tweaks to no longer mention override. * Semi-auto-update debian/control to apply changes contained in the above: DEB_AUTO_UPDATE_DEBIAN_CONTROL=yes fakeroot debian/rules clean

    2007-10-12 - Jonas Smedegaard <> libunix-syslog-perl (1.0-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release. * Add Vcs-Svn and Vcs-Browser fields to debian/control. * Move Homepage to own field (from pseudo-field in long description). * Update local cdbs tweaks: + Make sure buildinfo runs only once. + Add new to implement get-orig-source and more. + Overload (instead of separate + Check copyrights in prebuild (in clean it may choke on not yet cleaned stuff), and make sure it runs only once. + List non-binary files affected if discovering new copyrights. + Add documentation to source as debian/README.cdbs-tweaks. + Have depend on * Update debian/copyright_hints + Year 2007 added. + License changed to Artistic License 2.0 (from Artistic License). * Rewrite debian/copyright: + Conform to proposed new format at . + Include the full contents of Artistic License 2.0. + Drop obsolete comment on alternate location for newest source. + Credit Graeme Mathieson for initially packaging for Debian. * Drop superfluous URL in watch file (but keep alternate author URL, in case a newer version again shows up only there). * Cleanup duplicate cdbs build-dependency in debian/rules. * Semi-auto-update debian/control: DEB_BUILD_OPTIONS=cdbs-autoupdate fakeroot debian/rules pre-build