ruby-whitewash - Whitelist-based HTML filter for Ruby

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Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name ruby-whitewash
Package version 2.0
Package release 2
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 32 B
Download size 7.70 KB
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This module allows Ruby programs to clean up any HTML document or fragment
coming from an untrusted source and to remove all dangerous constructs that
could be used for cross-site scripting or request forgery.


Package Version Architecture Repository
ruby-whitewash_2.0-2_all.deb 2.0 all Ubuntu Universe
ruby-whitewash - - -


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ruby -
ruby-interpreter -
ruby-nokogiri -


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Binary Package ruby-whitewash_2.0-2_all.deb
Source Package ruby-whitewash

Install Howto

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




2015-08-21 - Miguel Landaeta <>
ruby-whitewash (2.0-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload.
* Add support for Ruby 2.2. (Closes: #795207).
- Add patch 0002-add-support-for-ruby2.2.patch.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6. No changes were required.
* Update Vcs-* fields.
* Bump DH compat level to 9.
2012-06-24 - Vincent Fourmond <>
ruby-whitewash (2.0-2~wip~fourmond1) UNRELEASED; urgency=low
* Team upload.
* Build with newer gem2deb
* Seems to conform to standards 3.9.3
2011-12-25 - Dmitry Borodaenko <>
ruby-whitewash (2.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release:
- use Nokogiri instead of REXML and Tidy
- compatibility fixes for Ruby 1.9.3
- RSpec tests added.
* Depends updated: tidy dropped, ruby-nokogiri added.
* Run RSpec tests during build.
* require-yaml.patch dropped, merged upstream.
2011-09-14 - Dmitry Borodaenko <>
ruby-whitewash (1.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial release. Closes: #573967 (ITP).

See Also

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ruby-xmmsclient_0.8+dfsg-14build3_i386.deb XMMS2 - Ruby bindings
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