Lintian::Inspect::Changelog::Entry (3) - Linux Man Pages

Lintian::Inspect::Changelog::Entry: represents one entry in a Debian changelog

NAME

Lintian::Inspect::Changelog::Entry - represents one entry in a Debian changelog

SYNOPSIS

DESCRIPTION

Methods

init

Creates a new object, no options.

new

Alias for init.

is_empty

Checks if the object is actually initialized with data. Due to limitations in Parse::DebianChangelog this currently simply checks if one of the fields Source, Version, Maintainer, Date, or Changes is initialized.

Accessors

The following fields are available via accessor functions (all fields are string values unless otherwise noted):
Source
Version
Distribution
Urgency
Urgency_Comment
"Urgency_LC"
"ExtraFields"
Extra_Fields (all fields except for urgency as hash; POD spelling forces the underscore)
Header
Header (the whole header in verbatim form)
Changes
Changes (the actual content of the bug report, in verbatim form)
Trailer
Trailer (the whole trailer in verbatim form)
Closes
Closes (Array of bug numbers)
Maintainer
"MaintainerEmail"
Date
Timestamp
Timestamp (Date expressed in seconds since the epoch)
ERROR
ERROR (last parse error related to this entry in the format described at Parse::DebianChangelog::get_parse_errors.

AUTHOR

Written by Felix Lechner <felix.lechner [at] lease-up.com> for Lintian in response to #933134.

COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE

Please see in the code; FSF's standard short text triggered a POD spelling error here.

SEE ALSO

Originally based on Parse::DebianChangelog by Frank Lichtenheld, <frank [at] lichtenheld.de>