rpm-uscan - Utility to check watch files

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic noarch
Package name rpm-uscan
Package version
Package release alt1
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 185.27 KB
Download size 185.27 KB
Official Mirror ftp.altlinux.org
- uscan: Automatically scan for and download upstream updates.  Uscan can
also call a program such as girar-nmu to attempt to update the src.rpm
or gear repository.  Whilst uscan could be used to release
the updated version automatically, it is probably better not to without
testing it first.


Package Version Architecture Repository
rpm-uscan - - -


Name Value
/usr/bin/perl -
gear-uupdate -
perl(Cwd.pm) -
perl(Digest/MD5.pm) -
perl(Dpkg/IPC.pm) -
perl(File/Basename.pm) -
perl(File/Copy.pm) -
perl(File/Glob.pm) -
perl(File/Path.pm) -
perl(File/Spec/Functions.pm) -
perl(File/Temp.pm) -
perl(Getopt/Long.pm) -
perl(LWP/Protocol/https.pm) -
perl(LWP/UserAgent.pm) -
perl(List/Util.pm) -
perl(RPM/Vercmp.pm) -
perl(Text/ParseWords.pm) -
perl(base.pm) -
perl(filetest.pm) -
perl(re.pm) -
perl-base >= 1:5.10.0
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -


Name Value
rpm-uscan =


Type URL
Binary Package rpm-uscan-
Source Package rpm-uscan-

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] http://ftp.altlinux.org/pub/distributions/ALTLinux/Sisyphus noarch classic
    rpm [Sisyphus] http://ftp.altlinux.org/pub/distributions/ALTLinux/Sisyphus noarch classic
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install rpm-uscan rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install rpm-uscan




2017-11-04 - Igor Vlasenko <viy@altlinux.ru>
- new version
2017-10-13 - Igor Vlasenko <viy@altlinux.ru>
- fixes for --any-archive && xpi
2017-10-13 - Igor Vlasenko <viy@altlinux.ru>
- added shared library code
2017-10-07 - Igor Vlasenko <viy@altlinux.ru>
- sync with debian uscan 2.17.10
- basic library support
- a few bugfixes
2017-10-06 - Igor Vlasenko <viy@altlinux.ru>
- a few bugfixes thanks to rider@
2017-10-01 - Igor Vlasenko <viy@altlinux.ru>
- sync with debian uscan 2.17.9
- watch file format 4 support
2016-10-04 - Igor Vlasenko <viy@altlinux.ru>
- indirect dependencies
2016-10-03 - Igor Vlasenko <viy@altlinux.ru>
- use RPM::Vercmp
2015-08-22 - Igor Vlasenko <viy@altlinux.ru>
- bugfix release
2014-06-15 - Igor Vlasenko <viy@altlinux.ru>
- new version

See Also

Package Description
rpm-utils-lite-0.9.12-alt2.noarch.rpm Portions from full blown rpm-utils
rpmbuild-helper-desktop-0.06-alt1.noarch.rpm A tool for auto repairing .desktop files in rpm packages
rpmbuild-helper-sugar-activity-0.06-alt1.noarch.rpm A tool for auto repairing activity.info files in rpm packaged sugar activities
rpmdevtools-6.4-alt1.1.1.1.noarch.rpm RPM Development Tools from Fedora Project
rpmdiagram-1.0-alt1.noarch.rpm Draws diagrams of RPM dependencies
rpmlint-0.85-alt5.noarch.rpm RPM correctness checker
rpmorphan-1.19-alt1.noarch.rpm Find orphaned RPM packages
rpmrebuild-2.11-alt4.noarch.rpm A tool to build rpm file from rpm database
rpmrebuild-arepo-3.1.8-alt1.noarch.rpm biarch repackager for Sisyphus packages
rpmrebuild-arepo-scripts-3.1.8-alt1.noarch.rpm Helper scripts for rpmrebuild-arepo biarch repackager
rpmrebuild-kmodsign-0.2-alt1.noarch.rpm Signer for packages containing linux kernel modules
rpmrebuild-pesign-0.2.1-alt1.noarch.rpm Signer for packages containing PE format files
rpmrebuild-un_prelink-2.11-alt4.noarch.rpm An prelink -u plugin for rpmrebuild
rrd-doc-1.7.0-alt1.1.noarch.rpm Round Robin Database documentation/examples
rrd-man-1.7.0-alt1.1.noarch.rpm Round Robin Database man pages