libwww-freshmeat-perl - module to automate searches on

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libwww-freshmeat-perl
Package version 0.22
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 75 B
Download size 15.60 KB
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WWW::Freshmeat is a Perl module that allows you to fetch information about
projects from Freshmeat, such as name, URL, version and description. Because
it subclasses LWP, it supports all its options, including timeout, useragent,
env_proxy, etc.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libwww-freshmeat-perl_0.22-1_all.deb 0.22 all Debian Main
libwww-freshmeat-perl - - -


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libmouse-perl -
libwww-perl -
libxml-parser-perl -
libxml-simple-perl -
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libwww-freshmeat-perl_0.22-1_all.deb
Source Package libwww-freshmeat-perl

Install Howto

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




2012-03-04 - Florian Schlichting <>
libwww-freshmeat-perl (0.22-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ Florian Schlichting ]
* Imported Upstream version 0.22.
* Added (Build-)Dependency on libxml-parser-perl, wrap-and-sort.
* Bumped Standards-Version to 3.9.3 (directly link GPL-1, Format 1.0).
* Bumped compatibility level to 8 (no change).
* Switched to source format 3.0 (quilt).
* Bumped year of upstream copyright.
* Refreshed and forwarded fix-whatis.patch.
* Added myself to Uploaders and copyright.
* Added Build-Dependency on liblwp-online-perl, required by t/project.t.
2009-12-30 - Jonathan Yu <>
libwww-freshmeat-perl (0.21-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
2009-11-10 - Jonathan Yu <>
libwww-freshmeat-perl (0.20-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Jonathan Yu ]
* New upstream release
* Added myself to Uploaders and Copyright
* Standards-Version 3.8.3 (drop perl version dep)
* Rewrite control description
* Transition to new short debhelper rules format
* Add a patch to fix whatis entry for
* Adjust dependencies based on new upstream version
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ Ryan Niebur ]
* Update ryan52's email address
2009-05-08 - gregor herrmann <>
libwww-freshmeat-perl (0.12-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/rules: filter out tests that need an internet connection, thanks to
Daniel Schepler for the bug report (closes: #527819).
* debian/control:
- bump versioned dependency on debhelper
- remove unneeded build dependencies
- wrap long lines
- make short description a noun phrase
2009-03-13 - Ryan Niebur <>
libwww-freshmeat-perl (0.12-2) unstable; urgency=low
* fix dependency on liblw*P*-online-perl
* policy 3.8.1
* add myself to uploaders
2009-03-05 - Antonio Radici <>
libwww-freshmeat-perl (0.12-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Antonio Radici ]
* New upstream release
* debian/control: 
+ adding myself to the Uploaders
+ debhelper >= 7
+ removed libmodule-build-perl dependency because dh7 uses
+ added liblwp-online-perl to the dependencies
* debian/compat bumped to 7
* debian/rules refreshed by dh-make-perl --dh 7 --refresh
[ 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.
* debian/copyright: add upstream source location; wrap a long line.
* Set Standards-Version to 3.8.0 (no changes).
* debian/control: change my email address.
2006-09-15 - gregor herrmann <>
libwww-freshmeat-perl (0.01-3) unstable; urgency=low
* New Maintainer: Debian Perl Group.
* Add watch file.
* Add libtest-pod-perl and libtest-pod-coverage-perl to build dependencies.
2006-08-14 - David Moreno Garza <>
libwww-freshmeat-perl (0.01-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Long description corrected (Closes: #377854).
2006-06-01 - David Moreno Garza <>
libwww-freshmeat-perl (0.01-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release.

See Also

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libwww-indexparser-perl_0.91-1_all.deb Fetch and parse the directory index from a web server
libwww-mechanize-autopager-perl_0.02-2_all.deb plugin for WWW::Mechanize for automatic pagination
libwww-mechanize-formfiller-perl_0.11-1_all.deb framework to automate HTML forms
libwww-mechanize-gzip-perl_0.12-1_all.deb Perl module to fetch webpages with gzip-compression
libwww-mechanize-perl_1.73-2_all.deb module to automate interaction with websites
libwww-mechanize-shell-perl_0.52-1_all.deb interactive shell for WWW::Mechanize
libwww-mechanize-treebuilder-perl_1.10003-2_all.deb Perl module integrating WWW::Mechanize and HTML::TreeBuilder
libwww-mediawiki-client-perl_0.31-2_all.deb simple CVS-like interface for editing MediaWiki websites
libwww-nicovideo-download-perl_0.06-1_all.deb Download FLV/MP4/SWF files from
libwww-opensearch-perl_0.17-1_all.deb search OpenSearch compatible web sites
libwww-perl_6.08-1_all.deb simple and consistent interface to the world-wide web
libwww-robotrules-perl_6.01-1_all.deb database of robots.txt-derived permissions
libwww-search-perl_2.51.30-1_all.deb Perl modules which provide an API to WWW search engines
libwww-shorten-perl_3.06-1_all.deb interface to URL shortening sites