libtest-output-perl - perl module to test stdout and stderr messages

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libtest-output-perl_1.03-1_all.deb
Package name libtest-output-perl
Package version 1.03
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category devel::lang:perl devel::library implemented-in::perl perl role::shared-lib
License -
Maintainer Debian Perl Group <>
Download size 13.60 KB
Installed size 71.00 KB
Test::Output provides a simple interface for testing output sent to STDOUT
or STDERR. A number of different utilities are included to try and be as
flexible as possible to the tester.
Test::Output ties STDOUT and STDERR using Test::Output::Tie, also provided
by this package.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libtest-output-perl_1.03-1_all.deb 1.03 all Debian Main
libtest-output-perl - - -


Name Value
libcapture-tiny-perl >= 0.17
libsub-exporter-perl -
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libtest-output-perl_1.03-1_all.deb
Source Package libtest-output-perl

Install Howto

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




2014-10-01 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-output-perl (1.03-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Florian Schlichting ]
* Import Upstream version 1.03
* Add upstream-repo URL to Source field
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Strip trailing slash from metacpan URLs.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Update Vcs-Browser URL to cgit web frontend
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Add debian/upstream/metadata.
* Mark package as autopkgtest-able.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.6.
2013-08-10 - Florian Schlichting <>
libtest-output-perl (1.02-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git://
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ Florian Schlichting ]
* Imported Upstream version 1.02.
* Bump years of upstream copyright.
* Add new (build-)dependency on libcapture-tiny-perl.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4 (update to copyright-format 1.0).
* Drop spelling.patch, applied upstream.
* Add myself to uploaders and copyright.
2011-04-25 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-output-perl (1.01-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* debian/control: Changed: Replace versioned (build-)dependency on
perl (>= 5.6.0-{12,16}) with an unversioned dependency on perl (as
permitted by Debian Policy 3.8.3).
[ Ryan Niebur ]
* Email change: Ryan Niebur ->
[ gregor herrmann ]
* New upstream release.
* Switch to source format 3.0 (quilt).
* Minimize debian/rules.
* debian/copyright: update Maintainer, formatting, and pointers to
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 8.
* Add /me to Uploaders.
* Set Standards-Version to 3.9.2 (no further changes).
* Add a patch to fix a spelling mistake.
2009-05-15 - Ryan Niebur <>
libtest-output-perl (0.16-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ryan Niebur ]
* New upstream release
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: add back reference to Test::Output::Tie to long
description, since the module is resurrected.
2009-05-12 - Ryan Niebur <>
libtest-output-perl (0.15-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ryan Niebur ]
* New upstream release
* update copyright
* add myself to uploaders
* remove quilt stuff, patch applied upstream
+ remove README.source containing only quilt hints
* Debian Policy 3.8.1
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: add missing full stop to long description, thanks to
Rhonda for spotting.
* debian/control: remove reference to Test::Output::Tie from long
description, this module is removed, and Test::Output now uses seekable
temp files.
2009-03-07 - Antonio Radici <>
libtest-output-perl (0.12-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release. (Closes: #518587)

See Also

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libtest-poe-server-tcp-perl_1.14-1_all.deb test framework for TCP client libraries using POE
libtest-portability-files-perl_0.06-1_all.deb Perl module to check that file names in a distribution are portable
libtest-prereq-perl_1.038-1_all.deb Perl module to check if Makefile.PL has the right pre-requisites
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libtest-regression-perl_0.07-1_all.deb test library for regression testing output
libtest-reporter-perl_1.60-1_all.deb Perl module to send test results to
libtest-requires-perl_0.08-1_all.deb utility module for tests to check whether modules are available