pkg-components - debhelper tool to help maintain bundles

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name pkg-components
Package version 0.6
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 118 B
Download size 26.85 KB
Official Mirror
Support for additional components in debian/rules
To be activated one would need to run 'dh --with components $@' and
also there would have to be a 'debian/components' directory.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pkg-components_0.6_all.deb 0.6 all Debian Main
pkg-components - - -


Name Value
dh-make-perl >= 0.77
dpkg-dev -
libdebian-copyright-perl >= 0.2
libperl6-slurp-perl -
libreadonly-perl -
libreadonly-xs-perl -
make -
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package pkg-components_0.6_all.deb
Source Package pkg-components

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install pkg-components deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install pkg-components




2013-08-12 - Olof Johansson <>
pkg-components (0.6) unstable; urgency=low
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git://
[ Olof Johansson ]
* Adapt to changes in Debian::Control API (Closes: #719414, #719370)
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Use canonical URI for Vcs-Git field.
2012-12-12 - Nicholas Bamber <>
pkg-components (0.5) unstable; urgency=low
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: update {versioned,alternative} (build) dependencies.
[ Nicholas Bamber ]
* Upgrade Debian::Copyright version to 0.2
- Official version of DEP-5 copyright format
* Raised standards version to 3.9.4
* Raised compatibility level and debhelper version to 9
* Updated copyright and removed unused lintian override
2011-11-05 - Nicholas Bamber <>
pkg-components (0.4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Made t/01.basic.t not so dependent on order (partially closes: #647278)
* Fixed build dependencies (Closes: #647278)
* Moving package into Debian Perl Group
* Updating repository fields
* Added Suggests clause for devscripts as uscan-components depends on uscan
2011-10-21 - Nicholas Bamber <>
pkg-components (0.3) unstable; urgency=low
* Added support for copyright merging
* Updated README and TODO and debian/copyright
* Raised standards version to 3.9.2
* Added support for substvars
* Added wrapper for uscan (uscan-components)
* Added example README.source
* Added source override for debian copyright format
2010-12-12 - Nicholas Bamber <>
pkg-components (0.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Changed section to 'devel' in accordance with override
* Fixed repository data in control file
* Add versioned dependency on dpkg-dev to ensure we have support for the
3.0 (quilt) format
* Fixed number of directory levels in copy build stage now that the
format expected by dpkg-source is better understood.
* Added check for Changes file in component, which if found will
be installed into doc directory
* Setting PERL5LIB environment variable in config so that 
testing components can work correctly
* Shifted sequence so that dh_components runs immediately after the core
install, so that components can be tested.
* Updated README file to reflect latest status.
* Setting CURDIR when calling build stage scripts
* Setting PERL5LIB inside the config build stage based upon CURDIR
2010-09-11 - Nicholas Bamber <>
pkg-components (0.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #601498)

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