CPAN::Patches::Plugin::Debian - patch CPAN distributions Debian package
cpan-patches --patch-set $HOME/cpan-patches-set list
cpan-patches --patch-set $HOME/cpan-patches-set update-debian
This module allows to apply custom patches to the CPAN distributions Debian package.
See http://github.com/jozef/CPAN-Patches-Debian-Set for example generated Debian patches set folder.
Copy all patches and series file from .../module-name/patches/ to debian/patches folder. If there are any patches add quilt as Build-Depends-Indep and runs adds --with quilt to debian/rules. Adds dependencies from .../module-name/debian, adds usage of xvfb-run if the modules requires X and renames s/lib(.*)-perl/$1/ if the distribution is an application.
Merges dependencies from $v1 and $v2 by keeping the ones that has higher version (if the same).
Return hash with package name as key and version string as value for given $key in Debian $control file.
Read .../module-name/debian for given $name.
Parses .../module-name/debian into a hash. Returns hash reference.
Return .../module-name/debian content string generated from $data.
Returns array of pre/post installation file names.
firstname.lastname@example.org, <jkutej at cpan.org>
<jkutej at cpan.org>
Please report any bugs or feature requests to bug-cpan-patches at rt.cpan.org, or through the web interface at http://rt.cpan.org/NoAuth/ReportBug.html?Queue=CPAN-Patches. I will be notified, and then you'll automatically be notified of progress on your bug as I make changes.
bug-cpan-patches at rt.cpan.org
You can find documentation for this module with the perldoc command.
You can also look for information at:
RT: CPAN's request tracker
AnnoCPAN: Annotated CPAN documentation
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of either: the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; or the Artistic License.
See http://dev.perl.org/licenses/ for more information.
To install CPAN::Patches::Plugin::Debian, copy and paste the appropriate command in to your terminal.
perl -MCPAN -e shell
For more information on module installation, please visit the detailed CPAN module installation guide.