libmail-verp-perl - Variable Envelope Return Paths (VERP) address encoder/decoder

Distribution: Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository: Debian Main i386
Package name: libmail-verp-perl
Package version: 0.06+dfsg
Package release: 1
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 28 B
Download size: 8.96 KB
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Mail::Verp provides utility functions to encode and decode Variable Envelope Return Paths (VERP) addresses, as described by VERP addresses are used to help manage bounces coming back from remote SMTP servers, especially when dispatching mail for a mailing-list; the VERP address encodes the recipient address, which can then be recovered from the bounce to unsubscribe the address from the mailing-list. The encoding uses the method described by




    Source package: libmail-verp-perl

    Install Howto

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


    • /usr/share/doc/libmail-verp-perl/README
    • /usr/share/doc/libmail-verp-perl/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libmail-verp-perl/changelog.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/libmail-verp-perl/copyright
    • /usr/share/man/man3/Mail::Verp.3pm.gz
    • /usr/share/perl5/Mail/


    2008-05-26 - Gunnar Wolf <> libmail-verp-perl (0.06+dfsg-1) unstable; urgency=low [ 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/rules: delete /usr/lib/perl5 only if it exists. [ Damyan Ivanov ] * remove Homepage from long description; Homepage: field already present [ Gunnar Wolf ] * Repackaged upstream source excluding non-free doc/draft-varshavchik- verp-smtpext.txt; added logic to debian/rules to avoid mistakenly re-including it in the future. (Closes: #482050) * Added myself as an uploader * Bumped up standards-version to 3.7.3 (No changes needed)

    2007-08-06 - Martín Ferrari <> libmail-verp-perl (0.06-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release. Package now maintained by the Debian Perl group. * Bumped debhelper version. * Added XS-Vcs-* fields and homepage link in debian/control. * debian/rules now runs make test; fixed clean target. * Added watch file and fixed copyright notice.

    2006-06-22 - Martín Ferrari <> libmail-verp-perl (0.05-2) unstable; urgency=low * New maintainer. (Closes: #374030) * debian/control: + Bumped Standards-Version to 3.7.2. + Fixed incorrect Build-Depends-Indep on debhelper. * debian/copyright: + Incorrect package name and homepage. * debian/rules: + Removed unused lines.

    2005-09-22 - Julien BLACHE <> libmail-verp-perl (0.05-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release (closes: #329582). * debian/control: + Bumped Standards-Version to 3.6.2 (no changes).

    2005-04-19 - Julien BLACHE <> libmail-verp-perl (0.04-1) unstable; urgency=low * Initial Release (closes: #305324).