libtime-fake-perl - Perl module for simulating different times without changing your system clock

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package filename libtime-fake-perl_0.11-2_all.deb
Package name libtime-fake-perl
Package version 0.11
Package release 2
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 9.32 KB
Installed size 64.00 KB
Use Time::Fake to achieve the effect of changing your system clock, but
without actually changing your system clock. It overrides the Perl builtin
subs time, localtime, and gmtime, causing them to return a "faked" time
of your choice. From the script's point of view, time still flows at the
normal rate, but it is just offset as if it were executing in the past or


Package Version Architecture Repository
libtime-fake-perl_0.11-2_all.deb 0.11 all Debian Main
libtime-fake-perl - - -


Name Value
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libtime-fake-perl_0.11-2_all.deb
Source Package libtime-fake-perl

Install Howto

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




2011-06-15 - Fabrizio Regalli <>
libtime-fake-perl (0.11-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: Changed: Switched Vcs-Browser field to ViewSVN
(source stanza).
[ Nathan Handler ]
* debian/watch: Update to ignore development releases.
[ Fabrizio Regalli ]
* Bump to 3.9.2 Standard-Version.
* Switch to DEP5 license format.
* Add myself to Uploaders.
* Switch d/compat to 8.
* Build-Depends: switch to debhelper (>= 8).
* Bump to 3.0 quilt format.
* Email change: gregor herrmann ->
2008-01-21 - Roberto C. Sanchez <>
libtime-fake-perl (0.11-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* New upstream release.
* debian/watch: use extended regexp for upstream tarball.
* debian/control:
- remove unneeded line break for Vcs-Browser
- set Maintainer to Debian Perl _Group_ (instead of Project)
* Set debhelper compatibility level to 6.
2008-01-06 - gregor herrmann <>
libtime-fake-perl (0.10-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Alejandro Garrido Mota ]
* Initial Release (Closes: #459394).
* Move perl to Build-Depends-Indep in debian/control
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Conditionally remove /usr/lib/perl5.

See Also

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libtime-modules-perl_2013.1113-2_all.deb Transitional package for libtime-modules-perl
libtime-olsontz-download-perl_0.004-1_all.deb Olson timezone database source module
libtime-out-perl_0.11-1_all.deb module to easily timeout long running operations
libtime-parsedate-perl_2013.1113-2_all.deb collection of Perl modules for time/date manipulation
libtime-period-perl_1.20-8_all.deb Perl library for testing if a time() is in a specific period
libtime-piece-mysql-perl_0.06-2_all.deb module adding MySQL-specific methods to Time::Piece
libtime-progress-perl_1.8-1_all.deb perl module for elapsed and estimated finish time reporting
libtime-stopwatch-perl_1.00-5_all.deb Perl module to use tied scalars as timers
libtime-warp-perl_0.51-1_i386.deb module to provide control over the flow of time
libtime-y2038-perl_20100403-3+b2_i386.deb Perl module with time functions working beyond 2038
libtimedate-perl_2.3000-2_all.deb collection of modules to manipulate date/time information
libtimingframework-java-doc_1.0-1_all.deb A Java framework for timing and animations (documentation)