cli-common - common files between all CLI packages

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package name cli-common
Package version 0.9+nmu1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 286 B
Download size 167.25 KB
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This package must be installed if a CLI (Common Language Infrastructure)
runtime environment is desired.
It covers useful integration and information for CLI implementations in
Debian GNU/Linux, including:
* The CLI policy describes how CLI packages should behave and integrate.
* A FAQ for package maintainers of CLI/.NET applications.
* Integration for CLRs (Common Language Runtime):
+ Installing libraries into existing GACs (Global Assembly Cache)


Package Version Architecture Repository
cli-common_0.9+nmu1_all.deb 0.9+nmu1 all Ubuntu Main
cli-common - - -


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perl -


Name Value
cli-common-dev << 0.5.1


Type URL
Binary Package cli-common_0.9+nmu1_all.deb
Source Package cli-common

Install Howto

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




2015-02-25 - Damyan Ivanov <>
cli-common (0.9+nmu1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload fixing a bug blocking serious bug #777597 --
perl-modules: upgrade regression: dpkg: dependency problems prevent
configuration of perl-modules
* replace dependencies on 'perl-modules' with just 'perl' as per Perl policy
existence of perl-modules package is an implementation detail
(Closes: #779113)
2014-01-15 - Mirco Bauer <>
cli-common (0.9) unstable; urgency=medium
* The "Hello Mono 3 and F#" release
[ Mirco Bauer ]
* Mono 3.0 no longer ships 4.0/sn.exe but 4.5/sn.exe
* Added .NET 4.5 support of Mono 3.0
* Fixed failing pod2man
* Fixed syntax screwup of dh_cligacpolicy's manpage
[ Christopher James Halse Rogers ]
* Add missing need_dot_net_4_5 variable declaration to dh_clideps
* Add dh_installcliframework
2012-01-17 - Iain Lane <>
cli-common (0.8.2) unstable; urgency=low
* Don't quote the regexp. Perl doesn't allow quoted (compiled) regexps to
subsequently have modifiers added. Broke case insensitive "i:" excludes. 
2012-01-17 - Iain Lane <>
cli-common (0.8.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Brown paper bag upload
* dh_clideps: Fix perl syntax errors which prevented interpretation of file
(Closes: #656188)
2012-01-16 - Mirco Bauer <>
cli-common (0.8) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable
* Fixed matching excluded modulerefs
* Added deprecation warning to cli.make
2011-09-29 - Mirco Bauer <>
cli-common (0.8~xamarin2) experimental; urgency=low
[ Julian Taylor ]
* try to resolve all module references before failing
[ Christopher James Halse Rogers ]
* dh_clideps: Search all binary packages to resolve private libraries,
not just the currently active ones.
2011-05-18 - Mirco Bauer <>
cli-common (0.8~xamarin1) experimental; urgency=low
[ Iain Lane ]
* Support case-insensitive excludes and search foo and foo.dll
* Automatically exclude some common windows libraries
* cli-policy: We now use the upstream name for pcfiles
[ Julian Taylor ]
* auto exclude more windows libs
* fix syntax error, missing commas
[ Iain Lane ]
* Fix case insensitive ignore
2011-04-09 - Mirco Bauer <>
cli-common (0.8~exp2) experimental; urgency=low
[ Christopher James Halse Rogers ]
* Add --exclude-moduleref option to dh_clideps
[ Mirco Bauer ]
* Fixed minor typos in pod
2011-04-05 - Mirco Bauer <>
cli-common (0.8~exp1) experimental; urgency=low
[ Mirco Bauer ]
* Cleaned up Uploaders
* Added .NET 4.0 support (requires mono-runtime >= 2.10.1)
* Fixed minimum build-dep version check in dh_clideps and dh_makeclilibs
(closes: #597440)
* Enhanced error handling for signature parsing and ignore delay-signed
assemblies in dh_makeclilibs
* Bumped minimum cli-common-dev version to 0.8~
[ Christopher James Halse Rogers ]
* dh_clideps: (closes: #568970)
+ Also resolve references to private native libraries.
+ Now that we can cover all dllmap cases, fail the build when unable to
resolve a native library dependency.
+ Add -X/--exclude option to remove libraries from dependency resolution
2010-01-07 - Mirco Bauer <>
cli-common (0.7.1) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control:
+ Updated Vcs-* fields pointing to the git repository now.
+ Changed Section to cli-mono.
* dh_clifixperms:
+ Only operate on files (not symlinks).

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