libproc-simple-perl - Perl interface to launch and control background processes

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name libproc-simple-perl
Package version 1.32
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 48 B
Download size 16.53 KB
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The Proc::Simple package provides objects mimicing real-life processes from a
user's point of view.
Either external programs or perl subroutines can be launched and
controlled as processes in the background.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libproc-simple-perl_1.32-1_all.deb 1.32 all Ubuntu Universe
libproc-simple-perl - - -


Name Value
perl -


Type URL
Binary Package libproc-simple-perl_1.32-1_all.deb
Source Package libproc-simple-perl

Install Howto

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




2015-11-16 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libproc-simple-perl (1.32-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Change Vcs-Git to canonical URI (git://
* Change based URIs to based URIs
[ gregor herrmann ]
* Strip trailing slash from metacpan URLs.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Update Vcs-Browser URL to cgit web frontend
* Add debian/upstream/metadata
* Import upstream version 1.32
* Update copyright years for debian/* packaging files
* debian/upstream/metadata: Add upstream contact
* Bump Debhelper compat level to 9
* Declare compliance with Debian policy 3.9.6
* Declare package as autopkgtestable
2012-11-18 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libproc-simple-perl (1.31-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Nathan Handler ]
* Email change: Nathan Handler ->
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Imported Upstream version 1.31
* Update debian/copyright file information.
Update format to copyright-format 1.0 as released together with Debian
policy 3.9.3.
Update copyright years for debian/* packaging.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4
2011-08-01 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libproc-simple-perl (1.30-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Ansgar Burchardt ]
* debian/control: Convert Vcs-* fields to Git.
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Imported Upstream version 1.30
2011-07-24 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libproc-simple-perl (1.29-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Drop fix-spelling-error-in-manpage.patch as typo fixed upstream.
2011-06-27 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libproc-simple-perl (1.28-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* debian/copyright: Update copyright years for upstream files and
debian/* packaging.
* debian/control: Bump versioned Build-Depends on debhelper to (>= 8).
* Bump Debhelper compat level to 8.
* debian/patches:
- Drop fix-spelling-error-in-manpage.patch patch. Applied upstream.
- Drop fix-pod patch.
- Add new fix-spelling-error-in-manpage.patch to fix some further
spelling errors.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.2 (no changes needed).
2010-11-07 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libproc-simple-perl (1.27-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* Email change: Salvatore Bonaccorso ->
* Convert to '3.0 (quilt)' source package format.
* Drop quilt framework. Remove Build-Depends on quilt and remove --
with quilt from dh invocation in debian/rules. Remove now useless
README.source file.
* debian/copyright:
- Update copyright years in debian/* packaging stanza.
- Refer to GPL-1 license text in `/usr/share/common-licenses'.
- Refer to Debian systems instead of Debian GNU/Linux systems.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.1.
* Add fix-spelling-error-in-manpage.patch to fix typos in manpage of
2009-10-31 - Salvatore Bonaccorso <>
libproc-simple-perl (1.26-2) unstable; urgency=low
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* debian/control: Changed: Replace versioned (build-)dependency on
perl (>= 5.6.0-{12,16}) with an unversioned dependency on perl (as
permitted by Debian Policy 3.8.3).
[ Ryan Niebur ]
* Update ryan52's email address
[ Salvatore Bonaccorso ]
* Bump debhelper version to (>= 7.0.50) as for requirement for override
target for dh_installexamples. Fix shebang line for example pointing to
real location of perl instead of /usr/local/bin/perl fixing a
example-wrong-path-for-interpreter lintian warning.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.8.3. 
* debian/copyright: Update to recent machine readable DEP5 format
specification proposal.

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