ruby-yajl - Ruby interface to Yajl, a JSON stream-based parser library

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Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name ruby-yajl
Package version 1.2.0
Package release 3build4
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 134 B
Download size 34.61 KB
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Supported features include,
JSON parsing and encoding directly to and from an IO stream
(file, socket, etc) or String. Compressed stream parsing and
encoding supported for Bzip2, Gzip and Deflate.
Parse and encode *multiple* JSON objects to and from streams or strings
JSON gem compatibility API - allows yajl-ruby to be used as a drop-in
replacement for the JSON gem
Basic HTTP client (only GET requests supported for now) which parses JSON
directly off the response body *as it's being received*


Package Version Architecture Repository
ruby-yajl_1.2.0-3build4_amd64.deb 1.2.0 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
ruby-yajl - - -


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libc6 >= 2.4
libruby2.3 >= 2.3.0~preview2
ruby >= 1:2.3~0


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libyajl-ruby -


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libyajl-ruby -


Type URL
Binary Package ruby-yajl_1.2.0-3build4_i386.deb
Source Package ruby-yajl

Install Howto

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




2016-03-13 - Matthias Klose <>
ruby-yajl (1.2.0-3build4) xenial; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild for ruby2.3-only support.
2016-03-13 - Matthias Klose <>
ruby-yajl (1.2.0-3build3) xenial; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild to add ruby2.3 support.
2016-01-21 - Matthias Klose <>
ruby-yajl (1.2.0-3build2) xenial; urgency=medium
* No-change rebuild to drop ruby2.1 support.
2015-09-08 - Matthias Klose <>
ruby-yajl (1.2.0-3build1) wily; urgency=medium
* No-change to add ruby2.2 support.
2015-07-08 - Christian Hofstaedtler <>
ruby-yajl (1.2.0-3) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Balasankar C ]
* Team upload
* Fix FTBFS by patching tests to support new versions of RSpec and mocks
(Closes: #791775)
* Add myself to Uploaders
[ Christian Hofstaedtler ]
* Set Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (no addtl. changes)
2014-04-07 - Per Andersson <>
ruby-yajl (1.2.0-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Build against gem2deb >= 0.7.5~
+ Drop support for ruby 1.9
2013-12-19 - C├ędric Boutillier <>
ruby-yajl (1.2.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Team upload
* Imported Upstream version 1.2.0
* debian/control:
+ remove obsolete DM-Upload-Allowed flag
+ use canonical URI in Vcs-* fields
+ bump Standards-Version: to 3.9.5 (no changes needed)
+ build against gem2deb >= 0.5 to add support for Ruby2.0 and drop support
for Ruby1.8
* Require rspec/autorun in ruby-tests.rb to really run the tests
2013-04-12 - Tollef Fog Heen <>
ruby-yajl (1.1.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Add Conflicts and Replaces on libyajl-ruby for the benefit of users of
third-party repositories.  Closes: #705261
2012-06-23 - Per Andersson <>
ruby-yajl (1.1.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version.
* Add myself to uploaders.
* debian/copyright: use copyright format 1.0 uri.
* Remove 001-encoding-spec-upstream-fix.patch
- Merged upstream
* Bumped standards version to 3.9.3 (no changes needed).
* Build depend on gem2deb >= 0.3.0.
2011-09-22 - Praveen Arimbrathodiyil <>
ruby-yajl (1.0.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Remove 0001-Fix-installation-path-of-native-extension.patch 
- merged upstream
* Add 001-encoding-spec-upstream-fix.patch to fix test failures.
* Change to from README.rdoc
* Install as upstream changelog.
* Expand curly brace in debian/copyright 
to follow dep5 simplified glob syntax.

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