libtest-longstring-perl - module to test for string equality

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name libtest-longstring-perl
Package version 0.16
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 61 B
Download size 11.78 KB
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Test::LongString is a Perl test module that provides some functions useful
for testing the equality of long strings. Upon failure, it will provide more
useful diagnostic output by:
* Reporting lengths of the strings that have been compared
* Reporting length of the common prefix of strings
* Automatically escaping non-ASCII characters as \x{xx}


Package Version Architecture Repository
libtest-longstring-perl_0.16-1_all.deb 0.16 all Debian Main
libtest-longstring-perl - - -


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perl -


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Binary Package libtest-longstring-perl_0.16-1_all.deb
Source Package libtest-longstring-perl

Install Howto

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




2014-09-08 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-longstring-perl (0.16-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ Angel Abad ]
* Email change: Angel Abad ->
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ Axel Beckert ]
* debian/copyright: migrate pre-1.0 format to 1.0 using "cme fix dpkg-
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Update Vcs-Browser URL to cgit web frontend
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Add debian/upstream/metadata
* Imported upstream version 0.16
* Add autopkgtest control file.
* Drop patch fix-spelling-error, merged upstream.
* Update years of upstream and packaging copyright.
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 8.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.5.
2011-02-08 - Angel Abad <>
libtest-longstring-perl (0.15-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* debian/copyright:
- Update license stanzas
- Update copyright years
* debian/patches/fix-spelling-error:
- New patch to fix spelling error in manpage
2010-09-28 - Angel Abad <>
libtest-longstring-perl (0.14-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* debian/copyright: Update license information
* Switch to dpkg-source format 3.0 (quilt)
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.1 (no changes)
2010-01-31 - Angel Abad <>
libtest-longstring-perl (0.13-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Update copyright file
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.4 (no changes)
* Add myself to uploaders
2010-01-12 - Jonathan Yu <>
libtest-longstring-perl (0.12-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Jonathan Yu ]
* New upstream release
* Standards-Version 3.8.3 (drop perl version dep)
* Use new short debhelper 7 rules format
* Rewrite control description
* Add myself to Uploaders and Copyright
* Refresh copyright to new DEP5 format
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Changed: Switched Vcs-Browser field to ViewSVN
(source stanza).
* Change my email address.
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
2008-03-12 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-longstring-perl (0.11-2) unstable; urgency=low
* 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 (closes: #467977)
- update based on dh-make-perl's templates
- don't install almost empty README anymore
* debian/watch: use dist-based URL.
* Set Standards-Version to 3.7.3 (no changes).
* debian/copyright: use generic download URL.
2006-11-19 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-longstring-perl (0.11-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Set Standards-Version to 3.7.2 (no changes).
2006-04-25 - Krzysztof Krzyzaniak (eloy) <>
libtest-longstring-perl (0.09-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release (closes: #364746).

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