libxml-encoding-perl - Perl module for parsing encoding map XML files

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name libxml-encoding-perl
Package version 2.09
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 1.12 KB
Download size 99.33 KB
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XML::Encoding, built as a subclass of XML::Parser, parses encoding map
XML files.  Included in the package is the compile_encoding script
that compiles these to the binary form used by XML::Parser in order
to parse scripts in the given encoding.  Also included is a script
that generates encoding map XML files from the type of mapping files
obtained at
XML::Encoding comes with a set of encoding maps installed in the
/usr/share/libxml-encoding-perl directory. These are used when building
the libxml-parser-perl package.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libxml-encoding-perl_2.09-1_all.deb 2.09 all Debian Main
libxml-encoding-perl - - -


Name Value
libxml-parser-perl -
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libxml-encoding-perl_2.09-1_all.deb
Source Package libxml-encoding-perl

Install Howto

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




2014-06-07 - gregor herrmann <>
libxml-encoding-perl (2.09-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ Damyan Ivanov ]
* remove Daniel Leidert from uploaders on his request. Closes: #660678
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ Axel Beckert ]
* debian/copyright: migrate pre-1.0 format to 1.0 using "cme fix dpkg-
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: remove Nicholas Bamber from Uploaders on request of
the MIA team.
* New upstream release.
* Refresh pod.patch (offset).
* Update years of upstream copyright.
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 8.
* Remove obsolete DM-Upload-Allowed fields in dbeian/control.
* Add /me to Uploaders.
* debian/rules: drop override_dh_fixperms. Not needed anymore.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.5.
2011-05-24 - Nicholas Bamber <>
libxml-encoding-perl (2.08-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Nicholas Bamber ]
* Moved package to Debian Perl Group
* New upstream release
* Raised standards version to 3.9.2
* Raised compat level and debhelper version to 7
* Removed README file as it duplicated pod
* Refreshed debian/rules
* Changed repository browser to ViewVC in accordance with Debian Perl Group
* Added debian/source/format
* Refreshed debian/copyright
* Added ${misc:Depends} to Depends clause
* Installed maps directoy to examples and fixed permissions therein
* Added patch to fix internal man page references
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/watch: use dist-based URL.
* debian/control: mention module name in long description.
2009-02-15 - Daniel Leidert (dale) <>
libxml-encoding-perl (2.07-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable.
2009-01-30 - Daniel Leidert (dale) <>
libxml-encoding-perl (2.07-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release 2.07.
- Fixes a minor POD issue.
2009-01-25 - Daniel Leidert (dale) <>
libxml-encoding-perl (2.06-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release 2.06.
2008-09-12 - Daniel Leidert (dale) <>
libxml-encoding-perl (2.05-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release 2.05.
- Fixes shebang to be less specific (will be set correctly running make).
* debian/control (Build-Depends): Dropped dpatch.
* debian/rules: Ditto.
(build-stamp, install): Set MAN1EXT to be "1", not "1p".
* debian/patches/shebang_perl_path.dpatch: Dropped. Not necessary anymore.
* debian/patches/00list: Dropped empty file.
2008-09-12 - Daniel Leidert (dale) <>
libxml-encoding-perl (2.04-1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release 2.04.
- Incorporates all changes to the maps done in the Debian package.
Dropping all map changes.
* debian/compile_encoding.1: Removed. Added upstream via POD.
* debian/make_encmap.1: Ditto.
* debian/libxml-encoding-perl.manpages: Ditto.
* debian/control: Removed duplicate fields.
(Build-Depends): Added dpatch.
(Standards-Version): Bumped to 3.8.0.
(Vcs-Browser, Vcs-Cvs): Fixed and replaced by Vcs-Svn.
* debian/copyright: Updated.
* debian/libxml-encoding-perl.dirs: Removed (useless).
* debian/libxml-encoding-perl.install: Adjusted to install the maps,
entity collections and DTDs.
* debian/rules: Added dpatch environment. Rewritten to be short and easy.
* debian/patches/shebang_perl_path.dpatch: Added.
- bin/compile_encoding: Fixed shebang.
- bin/make_encmap: Ditto.
* debian/patches/00list: Added and adjusted.

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