libtext-iconv-perl - converts between character sets in Perl

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename libtext-iconv-perl_1.7-5build4_amd64.deb
Package name libtext-iconv-perl
Package version 1.7
Package release 5build4
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category perl
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 12.71 KB
Installed size 47.00 KB
The iconv() family of functions from XPG4 defines an API for converting
between character sets (e.g. UTF-8 to Latin1, EBCDIC to ASCII). They
are provided by libc6.
This package allows access to them from Perl via the Text::Iconv


Package Version Architecture Repository
libtext-iconv-perl_1.7-5build4_i386.deb 1.7 i386 Ubuntu Main
libtext-iconv-perl - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4
perl-base >= 5.22.1-1
perlapi-5.22.1 -


Type URL
Binary Package libtext-iconv-perl_1.7-5build4_amd64.deb
Source Package libtext-iconv-perl

Install Howto

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




2015-12-17 - Colin Watson <>
libtext-iconv-perl (1.7-5build4) xenial; urgency=medium
* Rebuild for Perl 5.22.1.
2014-08-19 - Colin Watson <>
libtext-iconv-perl (1.7-5build3) utopic; urgency=medium
* Rebuild for Perl 5.20.0.
2013-10-18 - Colin Watson <>
libtext-iconv-perl (1.7-5build2) devel; urgency=low
* Rebuild for Perl 5.18.
2012-10-02 - Colin Watson <>
libtext-iconv-perl (1.7-5build1) quantal; urgency=low
* Rebuild for new armel compiler default of ARMv5t.
2011-11-28 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
libtext-iconv-perl (1.7-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix typo in extended description
Closes: 635635
2011-11-19 - Joey Hess <>
libtext-iconv-perl (1.7-4.1) unstable; urgency=high
* Pass -d to dh_perl to avoid unnecessary dependency on perl.
Closes: #639149
2011-07-17 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
libtext-iconv-perl (1.7-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Don't pass "-Zbzip2 -z9" to dpkg-deb
Refer to Bug#633782
2011-07-16 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
libtext-iconv-perl (1.7-3) unstable; urgency=low
[ Steve McIntyre ]
* Update to modern perl module packaging standards (Closes: #633954)
* Configure perl C compilation for cross builds (Closes: 633960)
[ Anibal Monsalve Salazar ]
* Source format is 3.0 (quilt)
* Standards-Version is 3.9.2
* Fix debhelper-but-no-misc-depends
* Fix debhelper-overrides-need-versioned-build-depends
* Fix copyright-refers-to-symlink-license
2009-07-03 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
libtext-iconv-perl (1.7-2) unstable; urgency=low
* DH compatibility level is 7
* Fix out-of-date-standards-version
* Fix dh-clean-k-is-deprecated
2008-02-28 - Anibal Monsalve Salazar <>
libtext-iconv-perl (1.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version. Closes: #468142  
* Added debian/watch file
* Added homepage control header
* Bumped Standards-Version to 3.7.3
* Fixed the following lintian issues:
- debian-rules-ignores-make-clean-error
- debian-copyright-file-uses-obsolete-national-encoding

See Also

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libtext-wrapi18n-perl_0.06-7.1_all.deb internationalized substitute of Text::Wrap
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libtextwrap1_0.1-14_amd64.deb text-wrapping library with i18n - runtime
libthai-data_0.1.24-2_all.deb Data files for Thai language support library
libthai-dev_0.1.24-2_amd64.deb Development files for Thai language support library
libthai-doc_0.1.24-2_all.deb Documentation files for Thai language support library
libthai0_0.1.24-2_amd64.deb Thai language support library
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libtidy-dev_20091223cvs-1.5_amd64.deb HTML syntax checker and reformatter - development
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libtiff-doc_4.0.6-1_all.deb TIFF manipulation and conversion documentation