ruby-subexec - mechanism for spawning a subprocess

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Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name ruby-subexec
Package version 0.2.3+gh
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 62 B
Download size 4.38 KB
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Subexec is a simple library that spawns an external command. It has an
optional timeout parameter, useful for libraries which are wrappers for
external command line programs and which may sometimes fail ever to
return control back to the original process.


Package Version Architecture Repository
ruby-subexec_0.2.3+gh-2_all.deb 0.2.3+gh all Ubuntu Universe
ruby-subexec - - -


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ruby -
ruby-interpreter -


Type URL
Binary Package ruby-subexec_0.2.3+gh-2_all.deb
Source Package ruby-subexec

Install Howto

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




2014-05-05 - Pirate Praveen <>
ruby-subexec (0.2.3+gh-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Team upload
[ Markus Tornow ]
* debian/watch: added missing gh for dversionmangle
[ Pirate Praveen ]
* Rebuild with gem2deb >=0.7.5 (install gemspecs for all ruby versions)
* Bump standards version to 3.9.5 (no changes)
2013-05-20 - Markus Tornow <>
ruby-subexec (0.2.3+gh-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream Release
* pointing debian/watch to github instead of gemwatch, which has no test
* removing the patch correct-wrong-export-LANG-syntax, it is implemented in 
the new upstream version
2013-04-04 - Markus Tornow <>
ruby-subexec (0.2.2-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release (Closes: #691280)

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