How to Install libparse-debcontrol-perl in Ubuntu 18.04

Install libparse-debcontrol-perl by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install libparse-debcontrol-perl


parser for debian control-like files

Parse::DebControl is an easy OO way to parse Debian control files and other colon separated key-value pairs. It's specifically designed to handle the format used in Debian control files, template files, and the cache files used by dpkg. . For basic format information see: . This module does not actually do any intelligence with the file content (because there are a lot of files in this format), but merely handles the format. It can handle simple control files, or files hundreds of lines long efficiently and easily.


Version: 2.005-4

Section: universe/perl