libtext-pdf-perl - Relatively low-level interface for manipulating PDFs

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name libtext-pdf-perl
Package version 0.29a
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 271 B
Download size 98.53 KB
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This module provides a strong base for working with PDF files. It may be
a bit hard to use for novices, but it is powerful enough for many other
important Perl modules for PDF generation to depend on it.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libtext-pdf-perl_0.29a-2_all.deb 0.29a all Debian Main
libtext-pdf-perl - - -


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perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libtext-pdf-perl_0.29a-2_all.deb
Source Package libtext-pdf-perl

Install Howto

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




2013-12-11 - Axel Beckert <>
libtext-pdf-perl (0.29a-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload
[ 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/watch: use dist-based URL.
* debian/rules: delete /usr/lib/perl5 only if it exists.
* Refresh debian/rules, no functional changes.
* Split changes to scripts into a patch; add quilt framework.
* Remove unneeded debian/{docs,dirs}.
* Fix permissions of examples.
* Add debian/README.source to document quilt usage, as required by
Debian Policy since 3.8.0.
* debian/control: Changed: Switched Vcs-Browser field to ViewSVN
(source stanza).
* debian/control: Added: ${misc:Depends} to Depends: field.
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Change my email address.
* debian/control: Changed: (build-)depend on perl instead of perl-
* debian/control: remove version from perl (build) dependency.
* Remove alternative (build) dependencies that are already satisfied
in oldstable.
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: update {versioned,alternative} (build) dependencies.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git://
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ Axel Beckert ]
* Switch to source format "3.0 (quilt)"
+ Remove quilt traces from debian/rules
+ Remove quilt build dependency
+ Remove debian/README.source
* Bump debhelper compatibility to 9
+ Update versioned debhelper build-dependency accordingly
* Revamp debian/rules:
+ Fix lintian warning debian-rules-missing-recommended-target
+ Use dh_auto_{configure,build,test,install,clean}
+ Use dh_prep instead of dh_clean -k
+ Drop dh_clean parameters, stamp files are now cleaned automatically
+ Move dh_installdocs parameter to debian/docs
+ Remove no more needed /usr/lib/perl5 handling
+ Reduce amount of used variables
+ Finally switch to minimal dh-style debian/rules file
* Fix the following lintian warnings:
+ quilt-patch-missing-description
+ copyright-without-copyright-notice
* Bump Stanards-Version to 3.9.5 (no further changes)
[ Gunnar Wolf ]
* Removing myself as an uploader
2006-09-09 - gregor herrmann <>
libtext-pdf-perl (0.29a-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Move /usr/share/perl5/Text/PDF/changes to /usr/share/doc/libtext-pdf-perl/changelog.gz.
* Remove empty directory /usr/share/lintian/overrides/.
2006-08-28 - Gunnar Wolf <>
libtext-pdf-perl (0.27a-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Handing over package maintainership to the Debian pkg-perl group
* New upstream release
* Bumped up standards-version to 3.7.2 (No changes required)
* Reworked build process to be simpler, using debhelper, instead of a
highly hand-made process
2003-06-19 - Gunnar Wolf <>
libtext-pdf-perl (0.25-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Changed the maintainer email address to the official Debian address
2003-05-22 - Gunnar Wolf <>
libtext-pdf-perl (0.25-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Section change (interpreters -> perl)
2003-05-22 - Gunnar Wolf <>
libtext-pdf-perl (0.25-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
2003-02-17 - Gunnar Eyal Wolf Iszaevich <>
libtext-pdf-perl (0.23-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed some debian/rules bugs.
2003-02-11 - Gunnar Eyal Wolf Iszaevich <>
libtext-pdf-perl (0.23-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release.
* Closes: #179077.

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libtext-reflow-perl_1.09-2+b1_i386.deb Perl module for reflowing files using Knuth's algorithm
libtext-reform-perl_1.20-1_all.deb Perl module for manual text wrapping and reformatting
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libtext-roman-perl_3.5-1_all.deb Allows conversion between Roman and Arabic algarisms
libtext-sass-perl_0.97-5_all.deb implementation of the Sass CSS meta-language
libtext-simpletable-perl_1.2-1_all.deb Perl module for creating simple eyecandy ASCII Tables
libtext-soundex-perl_3.4-1+b2_i386.deb implementation of the soundex algorithm
libtext-sprintfn-perl_0.06-1_all.deb drop-in replacement for sprintf(), with named parameter support
libtext-string-hexconvert-perl_0.01-2_all.deb Converts ASCII strings to hexadecimal and reverse
libtext-table-perl_1.123-1_i386.deb Create tables that adapt to alignment requirements
libtext-tabulardisplay-perl_1.38-1_all.deb Perl module to display text as a formatted table
libtext-template-perl_1.46-1_all.deb perl module to process text templates