Dpkg::Changelog::Entry (3) - Linux Man Pages
Dpkg::Changelog::Entry: represents a changelog entry
Dpkg::Changelog::Entry - represents a changelog entry
DESCRIPTIONThis object represents a changelog entry. It is composed of a set of lines with specific purpose: an header line, changes lines, a trailer line. Blank lines can be between those kind of lines.
- my $entry = Dpkg::Changelog::Entry->new()
- Creates a new object. It doesn't represent a real changelog entry until one has been successfully parsed or built from scratch.
- my $str = $entry->output()
- Get a string representation of the changelog entry.
- Print the string representation of the changelog entry to a filehandle.
- Return either a string (for a single line) or an array ref (for multiple lines) corresponding to the requested part. $part can be ``header, ''changes``, ''trailer``, ''blank_after_header``, ''blank_after_changes``, ''blank_after_trailer".
- $entry->set_part($part, $value)
- Set the value of the corresponding part. $value can be a string or an array ref.
- $entry->extend_part($part, $value)
- Concatenate $value at the end of the part. If the part is already a multi-line value, $value is added as a new line otherwise it's concatenated at the end of the current line.
- $is_empty = $entry->is_empty()
- Returns 1 if the changelog entry doesn't contain anything at all. Returns 0 as soon as it contains something in any of its non-blank parts.
- Normalize the content. Strip whitespaces at end of lines, use a single empty line to separate each part.
- my $src = $entry->get_source()
- Return the name of the source package associated to the changelog entry.
- my $ver = $entry->get_version()
- Return the version associated to the changelog entry.
- my @dists = $entry->get_distributions()
- Return a list of target distributions for this version.
- $fields = $entry->get_optional_fields()
- Return a set of optional fields exposed by the changelog entry. It always returns a Dpkg::Control object (possibly empty though).
- $urgency = $entry->get_urgency()
- Return the urgency of the associated upload.
- my $maint = $entry->get_maintainer()
- Return the string identifying the person who signed this changelog entry.
- my $time = $entry->get_timestamp()
- Return the timestamp of the changelog entry.
- my $str = $entry->get_dpkg_changes()
- Returns a string that is suitable for usage in a "Changes" field in the output format of "dpkg-parsechangelog".
Version 1.00Mark the module as public.
AUTHORRaphaël Hertzog <hertzog [at] debian.org>.