libtext-reform-perl - Perl module for manual text wrapping and reformatting

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name libtext-reform-perl
Package version 1.20
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 192 B
Download size 38.98 KB
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Text::Reform provides a re-entrant, highly configurable replacement
for the built-in Perl format() mechanism.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libtext-reform-perl_1.20-1_all.deb 1.20 all Debian Main
libtext-reform-perl - - -


Name Value
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libtext-reform-perl_1.20-1_all.deb
Source Package libtext-reform-perl

Install Howto

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




2009-09-06 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libtext-reform-perl (1.20-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* 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.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* New upstream release
* debian/control:
- Add myself to uploaders
* Bump compat level to 7 and adjust Build-Depends on debhelper.
* Minimize debian/rules file and move example listing accordingly
to libtext-reform-perl.examples.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.3 (no changes)
* debian/copyright: Update format to new DEP5 format specification
proposal. Update copyright and years. 
2008-06-20 - gregor herrmann <>
libtext-reform-perl (1.12.2-1) 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/watch: use dist-based URL.
* New upstream release.
* debian/watch: extended regexp for matching upstream releases.
* Refresh debian/rules, no functional changes.
* Remove debian/libtext-reform-perl.*; don't install README any more.
* debian/control: change my email address.
* debian/control: add build dependencies on libmodule-build-perl and
* Set Standards-Version to 3.8.0 (no changes).
* debian/control: mention module name in long description.
* debian/copyright: add specific upstream source location, update
copyright/license information.
2007-08-11 - Joey Hess <>
libtext-reform-perl (1.11-6) unstable; urgency=low
[ Frank Lichtenheld ]
* Fix typo in Description
[ Joey Hess ]
* Add self to uploaders.
2006-10-01 - gregor herrmann <>
libtext-reform-perl (1.11-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Use $(CURDIR) [make] instead of $(PWD) [sh] to fix issues with sudo.
2006-06-16 - gregor herrmann <>
libtext-reform-perl (1.11-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Moved debhelper to Build-Depends.
* Set Standards-Version to 3.7.2 (no changes).
* Set Debhelper Compatibility Level to 5.
2004-05-27 - Daniel Ruoso <>
libtext-reform-perl (1.11-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Adopting package.
2004-02-07 - Ardo van Rangelrooij <>
libtext-reform-perl (1.11-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: upgraded to Debian Policy 3.6.1 (no changes)
2003-08-17 - Ardo van Rangelrooij <>
libtext-reform-perl (1.11-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release
(closes: Bug#205951)

See Also

Package Description
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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
libtext-textile-perl_2.13-1_all.deb Perl extension to format text using a simple style of markup
libtext-trac-perl_0.16-1_all.deb module for formatting text with Trac Wiki Style
libtext-trim-perl_1.02-1_all.deb module for remove leading and/or trailing whitespace from strings
libtext-typography-perl_0.01-2_all.deb markup ASCII text with correct typography for HTML
libtext-unaccent-perl_1.08-1+b5_i386.deb provides functions to remove accents using UTF16 as a pivot