The Debian Java FAQ provide answers to many
usual questions regarding the use of the Java programming
language in the Debian GNU/Linux operating system. It
discusses availability of compilers, virtual machines,
libraries and applications as well as legal issues.
The Debian Java Policy (currently a proposal)
describes how Java packages are handled in Debian
and the different conventions regarding the use
of virtual package likes java-virtual-machine or
This manual describes the policy requirements for the Perl
system in the Debian GNU/Linux distribution, describing the rules
regulating the building and installation of packages providing and
using Perl and Perl modules.
This manual describes the policy requirements for the Debian
GNU/Linux distribution. This includes the structure and contents of
the Debian archive, several design issues of the operating system, as
well as technical requirements that each package must satisfy to be
included in the distribution.