libconfig-inifiles-perl - Read .ini-style configuration files

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename libconfig-inifiles-perl_2.88-1_all.deb
Package name libconfig-inifiles-perl
Package version 2.88
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category perl
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 37.34 KB
Installed size 125.00 KB
Config::IniFiles provides a way to have readable configuration files
outside your Perl script. Configurations can be imported (inherited,
stacked,...), sections can be grouped, and settings can be accessed
from a tied hash.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libconfig-inifiles-perl_2.88-1_all.deb 2.88 all Ubuntu Main
libconfig-inifiles-perl - - -


Name Value
libscalar-list-utils-perl >= 1:1.33
perl >= 5.19.5


Type URL
Binary Package libconfig-inifiles-perl_2.88-1_all.deb
Source Package libconfig-inifiles-perl

Install Howto

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




2015-08-04 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
libconfig-inifiles-perl (2.88-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ upstream ]
* New release.
+ Add a LICENSE file and section.
+ Minimum version is now perl-5.8.0.
+ Fix to properly update while using _write_config_with_a_made_fh.
+ Convert "Changes" to CPAN::Changes.
+ Add OLD-Changes.txt for the old changes' log.
* Hopefully fix tests in perls less than 5.14.
* Replace List::MoreUtils with List::Util-1.33-or-above.
* Fix handle trailing comments which contain their delimiters twice.
* Speedup.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Update Vcs-Browser URL to use cgit web frontend.
[ Jonas Smedegaard ]
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 9.
* Update copyright info:
+ Use License-Grant and License-Reference fields.
Thanks to Ben Finney.
+ Extend coverage of packaging to include current year.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.6.
* Override lintian regarding license in License-Reference field.
See bug#786450.
* Override lintian regarding build-depending unversioned on debhelper.
* Update package relations:
+ (Build-)depend on (recent perl or) recent
libscalar-list-utils-perl (not recent liblist-moreutils-perl).
2014-07-02 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
libconfig-inifiles-perl (2.83-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Update copyright info:
+ Fix cover convenience code copy of Test::Run.
* Fix build-depend explicitly on libmodule-build-perl.
2014-05-20 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
libconfig-inifiles-perl (2.83-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ upstream ]
* New release.
+ Add a LICENSE file and section.
+ Minimum version is now perl-5.8.0.
[ Jonas Smedegaard ]
* Bump to standards-version 3.9.5.
* Fix use canonical Vcs-Git URL.
* Update copyright info:
+ Add coverage year for main upstream authors, and update verbatim
+ Extend coverage of packaging.
* Update watch file to also use URL.
2013-07-19 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
libconfig-inifiles-perl (2.82-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ upstream ]
* New release.
+ Add the RenameSection method to rename a section.
+ Add the CopySection method to copy a section.
+ Add t/style-trailing-space.t.
+ Remove trailing space.
[ Jonas Smedegaard ]
* Switch to URL for watch file and get-orig-source
target, and simplify watch file.
* Rewrap long description at 72 chars, and strip trailing whitespace.
2013-05-09 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
libconfig-inifiles-perl (2.79-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ upstream ]
* New release.
+ Fix test failures with Pod-Simple-3.28.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Use canonical hostname ( in Vcs-Git URL.
[ Jonas Smedegaard ]
* Update README.source to emphasize file as *not* a
show-stopper for contributions.
* Bump policy compliance to standards-version 3.9.4.
* Do copyright-check by default: Backports-friendly nowadays.
Build-depend on devscripts.
* Bump packaging license to GPL-3+, and extend coverage to include
current year.
* Bump dephelper compatibility level to 8.
2012-11-02 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
libconfig-inifiles-perl (2.78-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
[ Jonas Smedegaard ]
* Update package relations:
* Tighten (build-)dependency on liblist-moreutils-perl: Needed since
+ Relax to build-depend unversioned on cdbs, and stop build-
depending on (perl-modules with fallback on) libmodule-build-perl:
Needed versions satisfied in stable, and oldstable no longer
* Update copyright file:
+ Fix use comment and license pseudo-sections to obey silly
restrictions of copyright format 1.0.
2012-06-05 - Jonas Smedegaard <>
libconfig-inifiles-perl (2.75-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
+ Add utf8 encoding hint to POD file.
* Extend/adjust copyright of Debian packaging.

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