libwww-perl - simple and consistent interface to the world-wide web

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename libwww-perl_6.15-1_all.deb
Package name libwww-perl
Package version 6.15
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Category perl
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <>
Download size 142.20 KB
Installed size 362.00 KB
libwww-perl (also known as LWP) is a collection of Perl modules that provide
a simple and consistent programming interface (API) to the World-Wide Web.
The main focus of the library is to provide classes and functions that allow
you to write WWW clients. It also contains general purpose modules, as well
as a simple HTTP/1.1-compatible server implementation.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libwww-perl_6.15-1_all.deb 6.15 all Ubuntu Main
libwww-perl - - -


Name Value
ca-certificates -
libencode-locale-perl -
libfile-listing-perl -
libhtml-parser-perl -
libhtml-tagset-perl -
libhtml-tree-perl -
libhttp-cookies-perl -
libhttp-date-perl -
libhttp-message-perl -
libhttp-negotiate-perl -
liblwp-mediatypes-perl -
liblwp-protocol-https-perl -
libnet-http-perl >= 6.07
liburi-perl -
libwww-robotrules-perl -
netbase -
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libwww-perl_6.15-1_all.deb
Source Package libwww-perl

Install Howto

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




2015-12-05 - gregor herrmann <>
libwww-perl (6.15-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Import upstream version 6.15
* Bump debhelper compatibility level to 9.
2015-06-17 - gregor herrmann <>
libwww-perl (6.13-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Update Vcs-Browser URL to cgit web frontend
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Add debian/upstream/metadata.
* Import upstream version 6.13.
* Refresh drop-non-blocking-socket.patch (offset).
* Update years of packaging copyright.
* Declare compliance with Debian Policy 3.9.6.
2014-07-26 - gregor herrmann <>
libwww-perl (6.08-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Bump versioned (build) dependency on libnet-http-perl to 6.07 for IPv6
* Refresh drop-non-blocking-socket.patch (offset).
2014-07-04 - gregor herrmann <>
libwww-perl (6.07-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Update years of packaging copyright.
2014-04-24 - Dominique Dumont <>
libwww-perl (6.06-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 6.06
* removed fix-https-proxy patch (applied upstream)
2014-04-12 - Damyan Ivanov <>
libwww-perl (6.05-3) unstable; urgency=medium
[ gregor herrmann ]
* debian/control: remove Nicholas Bamber from Uploaders on request of
the MIA team.
* Strip trailing slash from metacpan URLs.
[ Damyan Ivanov ]
* add patch from Ivan Shmakov fixing validation of IPv6 proxy addresses
(Closes: #714961)
* add patch from Michael Shields disabling non-blocking socket I/O.
This requires handling of EINPROGRESS, which is not present.
(Closes: #216821)
2013-11-29 - Dominique Dumont <>
libwww-perl (6.05-2) unstable; urgency=low
* control: added dod to uploaders. Removed jawnsy and ryan
* added fix-https-patch from upstream that help fix #129528, #622212
2013-06-22 - gregor herrmann <>
libwww-perl (6.05-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Nathan Handler ]
* Email change: Nathan Handler ->
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git://
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ gregor herrmann ]
* New upstream release.
* debian/copyright: switch formatting to Copyright-Format 1.0.
* Make (build) dependency on libnet-http-perl versioned.
* Set Standards-Version to 3.9.4 (no further changes).
2012-02-19 - Alessandro Ghedini <>
libwww-perl (6.04-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload
* New upstream release
2011-10-22 - Nicholas Bamber <>
libwww-perl (6.03-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* debian/copyright: Replace DEP5 Format-Specification URL from to URL.
[ Nicholas Bamber ]
* New upstream release
* Added override for DEP-5 format lintian warning
* Raised debhelper version and compat level to 8
* Downgraded libauthen-ntlm-perl to Suggests in sympathy with Ubuntu

See Also

Package Description
libwww-robotrules-perl_6.01-1_all.deb database of robots.txt-derived permissions
libx11-6_1.6.3-1ubuntu2_amd64.deb X11 client-side library
libx11-data_1.6.3-1ubuntu2_all.deb X11 client-side library
libx11-dev_1.6.3-1ubuntu2_amd64.deb X11 client-side library (development headers)
libx11-doc_1.6.3-1ubuntu2_all.deb X11 client-side library (development documentation)
libx11-protocol-perl_0.56-7_all.deb Perl module for the X Window System Protocol, version 11
libx11-xcb-dev_1.6.3-1ubuntu2_amd64.deb Xlib/XCB interface library (development headers)
libx11-xcb1_1.6.3-1ubuntu2_amd64.deb Xlib/XCB interface library
libx32asan2_5.3.1-14ubuntu2_amd64.deb AddressSanitizer -- a fast memory error detector (x32)
libx32atomic1_5.3.1-14ubuntu2_amd64.deb support library providing __atomic built-in functions (x32)
libx32cilkrts5_5.3.1-14ubuntu2_amd64.deb Intel Cilk Plus language extensions (x32)
libx32gcc-5-dev_5.3.1-14ubuntu2_amd64.deb GCC support library (x32 development files)
libx32gcc1_6.0.1-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb GCC support library (x32)
libx32gfortran-5-dev_5.3.1-14ubuntu2_amd64.deb Runtime library for GNU Fortran applications (x32 development files)
libx32gfortran3_5.3.1-14ubuntu2_amd64.deb Runtime library for GNU Fortran applications (x32)