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Lintian::Info::Changelog(3) Debian Package Checker Lintian::Info::Changelog(3)

NAME

Lintian::Info::Changelog - access to collected changelog data

SYNOPSIS

    use Lintian::Processable;
    my $processable = Lintian::Processable::Binary->new;

DESCRIPTION

Lintian::Info::Changelog provides an interface to changelog data.

INSTANCE METHODS

changelog
For binary:

Returns the changelog of the binary package as a Parse::DebianChangelog object, or undef if the changelog doesn't exist. The changelog-file collection script must have been run to create the changelog file, which this method expects to find in changelog.

Needs-Info requirements for using changelog: changelog-file

For source:

Returns the changelog of the source package as a Parse::DebianChangelog object, or "undef" if the changelog cannot be resolved safely.

Needs-Info requirements for using changelog: Same as index_resolved_path

saved_changelog
Returns the cached changelog information.

AUTHOR

Originally written by Felix Lechner <felix.lechner@lease-up.com> for Lintian.

SEE ALSO

lintian(1), Lintian::Collect, Lintian::Collect::Binary, Lintian::Collect::Source
2019-11-14 Lintian v2.35.0~bpo10+1