libtest-www-mechanize-perl - module for testing web applications

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Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name libtest-www-mechanize-perl
Package version 1.42
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 103 B
Download size 25.36 KB
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Test::WWW::Mechanize is a Perl module framework for testing web applications.
It extends the functionality of WWW::Mechanize (see libwww-mechanize-perl) by
subclassing it, providing additional features for testing web applications.
In particular, it provides much nicer diagnostics upon failure.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libtest-www-mechanize-perl_1.42-1_all.deb 1.42 all Debian Main
libtest-www-mechanize-perl - - -


Name Value
dpkg >= 1.15.6~
libcarp-assert-more-perl -
libhttp-server-simple-perl >= 0.42
libtest-longstring-perl >= 0.15
liburi-perl -
libwww-mechanize-perl >= 1.68
libwww-perl >= 6.02
perl -


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Binary Package libtest-www-mechanize-perl_1.42-1_all.deb
Source Package libtest-www-mechanize-perl

Install Howto

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




2012-06-04 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-www-mechanize-perl (1.42-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Make build dependency on libhtml-lint-perl versioned and add it to
2012-04-23 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-www-mechanize-perl (1.40-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* New upstream release 1.38.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Add a Pre-Depends on dpkg (>= 1.15.6~) for the xz compression.
* New upstream release 1.40.
* debian/copyright: update to Copyright-Format 1.0.
* Update years of upstream and packaging copyright.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.3 (no changes).
* Build-depend on Test::More 0.96.
2011-10-27 - Ansgar Burchardt <>
libtest-www-mechanize-perl (1.36-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Use XZ compression for source and binary packages.
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
2011-07-08 - Fabrizio Regalli <>
libtest-www-mechanize-perl (1.34-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Fabrizio Regalli ]
* New upstream release.
* Added myself to Uploaders and Copyright.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/rules: unset http_proxy for tests.
2011-05-23 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-www-mechanize-perl (1.32-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release (closes: #627177).
* Remove patch 01-new-test-longstring.patch, not needed anymore.
* Update years of upstream an packaging copyright.
* Bump (build) dependencies on libtest-longstring-perl,
libwww-mechanize-perl, add perl as an alternative to libcgi-pm-perl, add
* Set Standards-Version to 3.9.2 (no changes).
2011-02-17 - Peter Pentchev <>
libtest-www-mechanize-perl (1.30-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* Update my email address.
[ Peter Pentchev ]
* Add the 01-new-test-longstring patch to fix the tests with recent
versions of libtest-longstring-perl.  Closes: #613731
* Add myself to the list of uploaders.
* Refresh the copyright file a bit:
- refer to the GPL-1 file and not the GPL symlink
- refer to Debian systems in general
- convert to the latest DEP 5 candidate format
- add my copyright notice
* Unversion the libwww-mechanize-perl dependency - even Lenny has it.
* Bump the debhelper compatibility level to 8 with no changes.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.1 with no changes.
2010-06-12 - Ansgar Burchardt <>
libtest-www-mechanize-perl (1.30-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
2010-04-28 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-www-mechanize-perl (1.28-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Build depend on libcgi-pm-perl >= 3.49 (closes: #578801).
2010-04-17 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-www-mechanize-perl (1.28-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Make (build) dependency on libhttp-server-simple-perl versioned.
* Remove patch cgi.patch, applied upstream.
* debian/copyright: update years of upstream copyright.
2010-04-09 - gregor herrmann <>
libtest-www-mechanize-perl (1.26-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Add patch cgi.patch for compatibility with newer versions of;
thanks for Niko Tyni for the bug report and the patch (closes: #577090).

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