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feature - Perl pragma to enable new features

NAME feature - Perl pragma to enable new features SYNOPSIS use feature qw(say switch); given ($foo ... New syntactic constructs, or new semantic meanings to older constructs, can be enabled by use feature

perlnewmod - preparing a new module for distribution

NAME perlnewmod - preparing a new module for distribution DESCRIPTION This document gives you some ... Check it's new There are a lot of modules on CPAN, and it's easy to miss one that's similar to what

perldelta - what is new for perl v5.20.0

[perl #115928] New slice syntax The new %hash{...} and %array[...] syntax returns a list of key/value ... newATTRSUB is now a macro The public API newATTRSUB was previously a macro to the private function Perl_newATTRSUB

perlmodlib - constructing new Perl modules and finding existing ones

Try to design the new module to be easy to extend and reuse. ... ->new(); ?

Locale::Codes::Changes - details changes to Locale::Codes

Any time there are new codes, I will add them to the module and release a new version. ... VERSION 3.28 (2013-12-02; sbeck) NEW CODE(s) VERSION 3.27 (2013-09-03; sbeck) NEW CODE(s) * FIPS

Dumpvalue - provides screen dump of Perl data.

SYNOPSIS use Dumpvalue; my $dumper = Dumpvalue->new; $dumper->set(globPrint => 1); $dumper->dumpValue ... ); $dumper->dumpvars('main'); my $dump = $dumper->stringify($some_value); DESCRIPTION Creation A new

perlreapi - Perl regular expression plugin interface

NAME perlreapi - Perl regular expression plugin interface DESCRIPTION As of Perl 5.9.5 there is a new ... instead of compiling a new one.

Encode::Alias - alias definitions to encodings

Encode::Alias - alias definitions to encodings SYNOPSIS use Encode; use Encode::Alias; define_alias( "newName ... to make the new definition available

Search::Dict - look - search for key in dictionary file

Returns the new file position, or -1 if an error occurs.

Devel::PPPort - Perl/Pollution/Portability

newRV_inc newRV_noinc newSV_type newSVpvn newSVpvn_flags newSVpvn_share newSVpvn_utf8 newSVpvs newSVpvs_flags ... newATTRSUB newXS newXSproto new_collate new_ctype new_numeric op_dump perl_parse pmop_dump re_intuit_string

SelectSaver - save and restore selected file handle

- save and restore selected file handle SYNOPSIS use SelectSaver; { my $saver = SelectSaver->new ... ; # new handle may be selected, or not } # previous handle is selected DESCRIPTION A SelectSaver

Tie::Scalar - base class definitions for tied scalars

, 'NewScalar'; tie $new_std_scalar, 'NewStdScalar'; DESCRIPTION This module provides some skeletal ... Associates a new scalar instance with the specified class.

Tie::Handle - base class definitions for tied handles

NAME Tie::Handle - base class definitions for tied handles SYNOPSIS package NewHandle; require Tie ... Associates a new glob instance with the specified class.

Tie::Hash - base class definitions for tied hashes

, 'NewHash'; tie %new_std_hash, 'NewStdHash'; tie %new_extra_hash, 'NewExtraHash', sub {warn "Doing ... Associates a new hash instance with the specified class.

threads - Perl interpreter-based threads

5.8, thread programming has been available using a model called interpreter threads which provides a new ... $old_size = threads->set_stack_size($new_size); Sets a new default per-thread stack size, and returns

Encode::PerlIO - Encode::PerlIO -- a detailed document on Encode and PerlIO

If Perl is configured to use the new 'perlio' IO system then Encode provides a "layer" (see PerlIO) which ... iliad.utf8'); my @epic = <$iliad>; print $utf8 @epic; close($utf8); close($illiad); In addition, the new

Test::Harness - Run Perl standard test scripts with statistics

If you're writing new code consider using TAP::Harness directly instead. ... See "new" in TAP::Formatter::Base.

TAP::Parser::Scheduler - Schedule tests during parallel testing

VERSION Version 3.30 SYNOPSIS use TAP::Parser::Scheduler; DESCRIPTION METHODS Class Methods new ... my $sched = TAP::Parser::Scheduler->new(tests => \@tests); my $sched = TAP::Parser::Scheduler->new(

perlunitut - Perl Unicode Tutorial

This means that programmers need new habits. ... Your new toolkit Add to your standard heading the following line: use Encode qw(encode decode); Or

perlmroapi - Perl method resolution plugin interface

NAME perlmroapi - Perl method resolution plugin interface DESCRIPTION As of Perl 5.10.1 there is a new

perlfork - Perl's fork() emulation

and all its state, and run the cloned interpreter in a separate thread, beginning execution in the new ... This limitation can be easily worked around in new code by creating a pipe explicitly.

perlxs - XS language reference manual

then the C++ new function will be called to create a dynamic C++ object. ... color * color::new() The generated C++ code will call new.

perlintro - perlintro -- a brief introduction and overview of Perl

It is intended as a "bootstrap" guide for those who are new to the language, and provides just enough

ExtUtils::Miniperl - write the C code for perlmain.c

of directories containing archive libraries that relate to perl modules and should be linked into a new

AnyDBM_File - provide framework for multiple DBMs

This way old programs that used to use NDBM via dbmopen() can still do so, but new ones can reorder @ ... trivial to copy database formats: use Fcntl; use NDBM_File; use DB_File; tie %newhash, 'DB_File', $new_filename

version - Perl extension for Version Objects

Version 0.77 introduces the new 'parse' and 'declare' methods to standardize usage. ... and wish to switch to a dotted-decimal $VERSION, then you need to make a one-time conversion to the new

perlreftut - Mark's very short tutorial about references

USA: Chicago, New York, Washington. ... , and $aref2 is assigned a reference to the new array.

B - The Perl Compiler Backend

The B module is of use to those who want to write new compiler backends. ... arybase line warnings io hints hints_hash OTHER CLASSES Perl 5.18 introduces a new

Math::BigRat - Arbitrary big rational numbers

new() $x = Math::BigRat->new('1/3'); Create a new Math::BigRat object. ... w/ floats $x = Math::BigRat->new(Math::BigInt->new(3)); # BigInt $x = Math::BigRat->new(Math

Pod::InputObjects - objects representing POD input paragraphs, commands, etc.

It has the following methods/attributes: Pod::Paragraph->new() my $pod_para1 = Pod::Paragraph->new( ... Pod::ParseTree->new() my $ptree1 = Pod::ParseTree->new; my $ptree2 = new Pod::ParseTree; my $ptree4

CPAN::Meta::Prereqs - a set of distribution prerequisites by phase and type

METHODS new my $prereq = CPAN::Meta::Prereqs->new( \%prereq_spec ); This method returns a new set ... merged_requirements my $new_reqs = $prereqs->merged_requirements( \@phases, \@types ); my $new_reqs

Pod::ParseUtils - helpers for POD parsing and conversion

The following methods are available: Pod::List->new() Create a new list object. ... The following methods are available: Pod::Cache->new() Create a new cache object.

version::Internals - Perl extension for Version Objects

: $v1 = version->new(12.3); $v2 = version->new($v1); or as an object method: $v1 = version->new(12.3 ... NOTE: if you create a new object using an existing object like this: $v2 = $v1->new(); the new object

TAP::Harness - Run test scripts with statistics

], ) my $harness = TAP::Harness->new( \%args ); The constructor returns a new TAP::Harness object. ... sources NEW to 3.18.

TAP::Object - Base class that provides common functionality to all TAP::* modules

METHODS Class Methods new Create a new object. ... Any arguments passed to new will be passed on to the "_initialize" method. Returns a new object.

fields - compile-time class fields

{ my $class = shift; my $self = fields::new($class); $self->SUPER::new(); ... The following functions are supported: new fields::new() creates and blesses a hash comprised of

Class::Struct - declare struct-like datatypes as Perl classes

The new class is given a constructor method, new, for creating struct objects. ... Initializing with new struct always creates a constructor called new.

IO::Socket - Object interface to socket communications

(see the Symbol package). new optionally takes arguments, these arguments are in key-value pairs. new ... In a scalar context the new socket is returned, or undef upon failure.

Archive::Tar::File - a subclass for in-memory extracted file from Archive::Tar

Archive::Tar::File->new( data => $path, $data, $opt ) Returns a new Archive::Tar::File object from data ... $bool = $file->rename( $new_name ) Rename the current file to $new_name.

IO::Select - OO interface to the select system call

CONSTRUCTOR new ( [ HANDLES ] ) The constructor creates a new object and optionally initialises ... foreach $fh (@ready) { if($fh == $lsn) { # Create a new socket $new =

ExtUtils::Packlist - manage .packlist files

The new() method returns a reference to a hash. ... If no file is specified, the .packlist specified to new() will be read.

Locale::Codes::API - a description of the callable function in each module

MODULE::add_XXX_alias ( NAME ,NEW_NAME ) These routines are used to add a new alias to the data. ... becomes and alias and NEW_CODE becomes the "real" code).

Math::BigFloat - Arbitrary size floating point math package

$atan = Math::BigFloat->new(1)->batan(100); # arcus tangens(1) my $atan2 = Math::BigFloat->new ... batan2() my $y = Math::BigFloat->new(2); my $x = Math::BigFloat->new(3); print $y->batan2($x), "\n"

perlobj - Perl object reference

$class; } The name new isn't special. ... For example, the construct Class->new() can be interpreted as either 'Class'->new() or Class()->new()

perlintern - autogenerated documentation of purely internal Perl functions

Creates a new refcounted_he. ... newGP newMADPROP newMADsv newSTUB newSVavdefelem newTOKEN newXS_len_flags

Math::BigInt - Arbitrary size integer/float math package

new() $x = Math::BigInt->new($str,$A,$P,$R); Creates a new BigInt object from a scalar or another ... (5); $mbi2 = Math::BigInteger->new(5); $mbi = Math::BigInteger->new(2);

CPAN::Meta::Requirements - a set of version requirements for a CPAN dist

METHODS new my $req = CPAN::Meta::Requirements->new; This returns a new CPAN::Meta::Requirements object ... If the new requirement is redundant to the existing specification, this has no effect.

Thread - Manipulate threads in Perl (for old code only)

FUNCTIONS $thread = Thread->new(\&start_sub) $thread = Thread->new(\&start_sub, LIST) new starts ... Like Thread-&gt;new, async returns a thread object.

perlapi - autogenerated documentation for the perl public API

newANONHASH newANONLIST newANONSUB newATTRSUB newAVREF newCVREF newFORM ... newGVREF newGVgen newGVgen_flags newHVREF newHVhv newIO newMYSUB newPROG

CGI::Cookie - Interface to HTTP Cookies

CGI::Cookie - Interface to HTTP Cookies SYNOPSIS use CGI qw/:standard/; use CGI::Cookie; # Create new ... category=security&v=top Creating New Cookies my $c = CGI::Cookie->new(-name => 'foo',

Digest - Modules that calculate message digests

Digest->new("SHA-1"); $sha256 = Digest->new("SHA-256"); $sha384 = Digest->new("SHA-384"); $sha512 = Digest ... $ctx = Digest->new(XXX => $arg,...) $ctx = Digest::XXX->new($arg,...)

IO::File - supply object methods for filehandles

NAME IO::File - supply object methods for filehandles SYNOPSIS use IO::File; $fh = IO::File->new( ... CONSTRUCTOR new ( FILENAME [,MODE [,PERMS]] ) Creates an IO::File.

Module::Build::Cookbook - Examples of Module::Build Usage

(): my $build = Module::Build->new ( ... ... To do this, use the install_path parameter to the new() method: my $build = Module::Build->new (

Net::SMTP - Simple Mail Transfer Protocol Client

A new Net::SMTP object must be created with the new method. ... Use "Debug => 1" option under new() to see if disabled.

CGI::Fast - CGI Interface for Fast CGI

The rest of the time your script waits in the call to new(). ... When the server requests that your script be terminated, new() will return undef.

perlxstut - Tutorial for writing XSUBs

new features. ... rh = (HV *)sv_2mortal((SV *)newHV()); hv_store(rh, "f_bavail", 8, newSVnv(buf.f_bavail),

File::GlobMapper - Extend File Glob to Allow Input and Output Files

= $old; $new =~ s#(.*)\.tar\.gz$#$1.tgz# ; rename $old => $new or die "Cannot rename ... '$old' to '$new': $!

IO::Pipe - supply object methods for pipes

NAME IO::Pipe - supply object methods for pipes SYNOPSIS use IO::Pipe; $pipe = IO::Pipe->new(); ... If no arguments are given then method handles is called on the new IO::Pipe object.

Unicode::Collate::Locale - Linguistic tailoring for DUCET via Unicode::Collate

Constructor The new method returns a collator object. ... Examples: new(locale => 'ca')->change(backwards => undef) new(locale => 'da')->change(upper_before_lower

Test::Tutorial - A tutorial about writing really basic tests

Test new(). #! ... use Test::Simple tests => 2; ok( defined $ical, 'new() returned something' ); ok( $ical

TAP::Parser - Parse TAP output

my $parser = TAP::Parser->new(\%args); Returns a new TAP::Parser object. ... sources NEW to 3.18.

perlguts - Introduction to the Perl API

The seven routines are: SV* newSViv(IV); SV* newSVuv(UV); SV* newSVnv(double); SV* newSVpv(const ... char*, STRLEN); SV* newSVpvn(const char*, STRLEN); SV* newSVpvf(const char*, ...); SV* newSVsv(SV

TAP::Formatter::Base - Base class for harness output delegates

Class Methods new my %args = ( verbose => 1, ) my $harness = TAP::Formatter::Console->new( \%args ... open_test Called to create a new test session.

CPAN::Meta::Converter - Convert CPAN distribution metadata structures

METHODS new my $cmc = CPAN::Meta::Converter->new( $struct ); The constructor should be passed a valid ... convert my $new_struct = $cmc->convert( version => "2" ); Returns a new hash reference with the metadata

IO::Socket::INET - Object interface for AF_INET domain sockets

CONSTRUCTOR new ( [ARGS] ) Creates an IO::Socket::INET object, which is a reference to a newly created ... symbol (see the Symbol package). new optionally takes arguments, these arguments are in key-value pairs

FileHandle - supply object methods for filehandles

NAME FileHandle - supply object methods for filehandles SYNOPSIS use FileHandle; $fh = FileHandle->new ... FileHandle::new_from_fd creates a FileHandle like new does.

Module::Build::Bundling - How to bundle Module::Build with a distribution

This ensures that all necessary features are available as well as any new bug fixes. ... This is done using the new inc::latest module.

perllol - Manipulating Arrays of Arrays in Perl

That's all well and good for declaration of a fixed data structure, but what if you wanted to add new ... What about adding new columns?

ExtUtils::Installed - Inventory management of installed modules

management of installed modules SYNOPSIS use ExtUtils::Installed; my ($inst) = ExtUtils::Installed->new ... See the 'default' option to new() for details. new() This takes optional named parameters.

perlce - Perl for WinCE

XS The following Win32-Methods are built-in: newXS("Win32::GetCwd", w32_GetCwd, file); newXS("Win32 ... , file); newXS("Win32::IsWinCE", w32_IsWinCE, file); newXS("Win32::CopyFile", w32_CopyFile, file); newXS

Data::Dumper - stringified perl data structures, suitable for both printing and eval

Same rules apply for names as in new. ... package main; $foo = Foo->new; $fuz = Fuz->new; $boo = [ 1, [], "abcd", \*foo, {1 => 'a',

perlcall - Perl calling conventions from C

to the variable keepSub in one operation using newSVsv. ... \n"); PUSHMARK(SP); XPUSHs(sv_2mortal(newSViv(fh))); XPUSHs(sv_2mortal(newSVpv(buffer, 0

TAP::Parser::IteratorFactory - Figures out which SourceHandler objects to use for a given Source

METHODS Class Methods new Creates a new factory class: my $sf = TAP::Parser::IteratorFactory->new ... register_handler Registers a new TAP::Parser::SourceHandler with this factory.

Thread::Semaphore - Thread-safe semaphores

describes Thread::Semaphore version 2.12 SYNOPSIS use Thread::Semaphore; my $s = Thread::Semaphore->new ... METHODS ->new() ->new(NUMBER) new creates a new semaphore, and initializes its count to the specified

TAP::Parser::YAMLish::Writer - Write YAMLish data

one => 1, two => 2, three => [ 1, 2, 3 ], }; my $yw = TAP::Parser::YAMLish::Writer->new ... METHODS Class Methods new my $writer = TAP::Parser::YAMLish::Writer->new; The constructor new creates

Net::NNTP - NNTP Client class

post ( [ MESSAGE ] ) Post a new article to the news server. ... postfh () Post a new article to the news server using a tied filehandle.

ExtUtils::Typemaps - Read/Write/Modify Perl/XS typemap files

Write/Modify Perl/XS typemap files SYNOPSIS # read/create file my $typemap = ExtUtils::Typemaps->new ... METHODS new Returns a new typemap object. Takes an optional file parameter.

IPC::Msg - SysV Msg IPC object class

METHODS new ( KEY , FLAGS ) Creates a new message queue associated with KEY. ... On creation of a new message queue FLAGS is used to set the permissions.

warnings - Perl pragma to control optional warnings

instead"); new(@_); } sub new ... 1; The function open has been deprecated, so code has been included ... ->new(); $a->doit(1); When this code is run only the Derived object, $b, will generate a warning.

Digest::MD5 - Perl interface to the MD5 Algorithm

The following methods are provided: $md5 = Digest::MD5->new The constructor returns a new Digest ... No new object is created in this case. $md5->reset This is just an alias for $md5->new.

TAP::Parser::ResultFactory - Factory for creating TAP::Parser output objects

METHODS Class Methods new Creates a new factory class. ... TAP::Parser::Result->new is never called, $tokens are reblessed.

Net::POP3 - Post Office Protocol 3 Client class (RFC1939)

A new Net::POP3 object must be created with the new method. ... CONSTRUCTOR new ( [ HOST ] [, OPTIONS ] ) This is the constructor for a new Net::POP3 object.

IO::Compress::FAQ - IO::Compress::FAQ -- Frequently Asked Questions about IO::Compress

IO::File "| compress -c >$filename"; my $tar = Archive::Tar->new(); ... ... use Net::FTP; use IO::Uncompress::Gunzip qw(:all); my $ftp = new Net::FTP ...

Win32API::File - Low-level access to Win32 system API calls for files/dirs.

"n" Stands for "New file only". ... MoveFileW MoveFileW( $swOldName, $swNewName ) $swOldName and $swNewName are Unicode.

Tie::Array - base class for tied arrays

NAME Tie::Array - base class for tied arrays SYNOPSIS package Tie::NewArray; use Tie::Array; @ISA ... '; $object = tie @somearray,'Tie::StdArray'; $object = tie @somearray,'Tie::NewStdArray'; DESCRIPTION

Module::Build::Authoring - Authoring Module::Build modules

something like the following code will typically be used: use Module::Build; my $build = Module::Build->new ... get away with something as short as this for its Build.PL script: use Module::Build; Module::Build->new

CPAN::Meta - the distribution metadata for a CPAN dist

METHODS new my $meta = CPAN::Meta->new($distmeta_struct, \%options); Returns a valid CPAN::Meta object ... CPAN::Meta object, just like new().

IPC::SharedMem - SysV Shared Memory IPC object class

METHODS new ( KEY , SIZE , FLAGS ) Creates a new shared memory segment of SIZE bytes size associated ... On creation of a new shared memory segment FLAGS is used to set the permissions.

Module::Build::API - API Reference for Module Authors

new() [version 0.03] Creates a new Module::Build object. ... Arguments to the new() method are listed below.

IPC::Semaphore - SysV Semaphore IPC object class

METHODS new ( KEY , NSEMS , FLAGS ) Create a new semaphore set associated with KEY. ... On creation of a new semaphore set FLAGS is used to set the permissions.

Pod::Simple::Search - find POD documents in directory trees

documents in directory trees SYNOPSIS use Pod::Simple::Search; my $name2path = Pod::Simple::Search->new ... CONSTRUCTOR This class provides the one constructor, called new.

perlthrtut - Tutorial on threads in Perl

new() is a synonym for create(). ... When a new Perl thread is created, all the data associated with the current thread is copied to the new

Term::ReadLine - Perl interface to various readline packages. If no real package is found, substitutes stubs instead of basic functions.

new returns the handle for subsequent calls to following functions. ... newTTY takes two arguments which are input filehandle and output filehandle.

IO::Socket::UNIX - Object interface for AF_UNIX domain sockets

my $SOCK_PATH = "$ENV{HOME}/unix-domain-socket-test.sock"; # Server: my $server = IO::Socket::UNIX->new ... "\n"); } # Client: my $client = IO::Socket::UNIX->new( Type => SOCK_STREAM(), Peer => $SOCK_PATH

TAP::Parser::Multiplexer - Multiplex multiple TAP::Parsers

VERSION Version 3.30 SYNOPSIS use TAP::Parser::Multiplexer; my $mux = TAP::Parser::Multiplexer->new ... METHODS Class Methods new my $mux = TAP::Parser::Multiplexer->new; Returns a new TAP::Parser::Multiplexer

Pod::Parser - base class for creating POD filters and translators

new() my $parser = Pod::Parser->new(); This is the constructor for Pod::Parser and its subclasses. ... (); my $parser2 = new MyParser(); my $parser3 = $parser2->new(); where MyParser is some subclass of

IO::Handle - supply object methods for I/O handles

CONSTRUCTOR new () Creates a new IO::Handle object. ... new_from_fd ( FD, MODE ) Creates an IO::Handle like new does.

App::Prove::State::Result - Individual test suite results.

a new App::Prove::State::Result instance. ... Will return a new App::Prove::State::Result::Test instance if the name is not found.

IO::Dir - supply object methods for directory handles

NAME IO::Dir - supply object methods for directory handles SYNOPSIS use IO::Dir; $d = IO::Dir->new ... new ( [ DIRNAME ] ) new is the constructor for IO::Dir objects.

Pod::PlainText - Convert POD data to formatted ASCII text

See Pod::Parser for all the details; briefly, one creates a new parser with Pod::PlainText->new() and ... Please change to the new calling convention, though.

TAP::Parser::Source - a TAP source & meta data about it

about it VERSION Version 3.30 SYNOPSIS use TAP::Parser::Source; my $source = TAP::Parser::Source->new ... METHODS Class Methods new my $source = TAP::Parser::Source->new; Returns a new TAP::Parser::Source

CGI::Push - Simple Interface to Server Push

Every time your subroutine is called, it generates a new page. ... USING CGI::Push CGI::Push adds one new method to the standard CGI suite, do_push().

IO::Socket::IP - Family-neutral IP socket supporting both IPv4 and IPv6

IP socket supporting both IPv4 and IPv6 SYNOPSIS use IO::Socket::IP; my $sock = IO::Socket::IP->new ... CONSTRUCTORS $sock = IO::Socket::IP->new( %args ) Creates a new IO::Socket::IP object, containing a

TAP::Harness::Beyond - Beyond make test

the include path to make sure I'm not running my tests against the installed version rather than the new ... For new applications I should use TAP::Harness directly. As we'll see, prove uses TAP::Harness.

Digest::SHA - Perl extension for SHA-1/224/256/384/512

OOP style new($alg) Returns a new Digest::SHA object. ... Invoking new as an instance method will not create a new object; instead, it will simply reset the object

Locale::Codes::LangVar - standard codes for language variation identification

( [CODESET] ) all_langvar_names ( [CODESET] ) Locale::Codes::LangVar::rename_langvar ( CODE ,NEW_NAME ... [,CODESET] ) Locale::Codes::LangVar::add_langvar_code_alias ( CODE ,NEW_CODE [,CODESET] ) Locale

Locale::Currency - standard codes for currency identification

Locale::Currency::delete_currency_alias ( NAME ) Locale::Currency::rename_currency_code ( CODE ,NEW_CODE ... [,CODESET] ) Locale::Currency::add_currency_code_alias ( CODE ,NEW_CODE [,CODESET] ) Locale::Currency

Locale::Codes::LangFam - standard codes for language extension identification

( [CODESET] ) all_langfam_names ( [CODESET] ) Locale::Codes::LangFam::rename_langfam ( CODE ,NEW_NAME ... [,CODESET] ) Locale::Codes::LangFam::add_langfam_code_alias ( CODE ,NEW_CODE [,CODESET] ) Locale

Locale::Codes::LangExt - standard codes for language extension identification

( [CODESET] ) all_langext_names ( [CODESET] ) Locale::Codes::LangExt::rename_langext ( CODE ,NEW_NAME ... [,CODESET] ) Locale::Codes::LangExt::add_langext_code_alias ( CODE ,NEW_CODE [,CODESET] ) Locale

TAP::Formatter::Session - Abstract base class for harness output delegate

my %args = ( formatter => $self, ) my $harness = TAP::Formatter::Console::Session->new( \%args ) ... ; The constructor returns a new TAP::Formatter::Console::Session object.

overload - Package for overloading Perl operations

Second, we create a new tied hash each time the hash syntax is used. ... After this change one can do my $a = symbolic->new(3); my $b = symbolic->new(4); my $c = sqrt($a**2

perlhack - How to hack on Perl

New features and extensions to the language can be contentious. ... Does it potentially introduce new bugs?

TAP::Parser::Scheduler::Spinner - A no-op job.

METHODS Class Methods new my $job = TAP::Parser::Scheduler::Spinner->new; Ignores any arguments and ... returns a new TAP::Parser::Scheduler::Spinner object.

Safe - Compile and execute code in restricted compartments

Each compartment has a new namespace The "root" of the namespace (i.e. ... METHODS To create a new compartment, use $cpt = new Safe; Optional argument is (NAMESPACE), where

Compress::Raw::Zlib - Low-Level Interface to zlib compression library

Low-Level Interface to zlib compression library SYNOPSIS use Compress::Raw::Zlib ; ($d, $status) = new ... IO::File "| compress -c >$filename"; my $tar = Archive::Tar->new(); ...

Locale::Codes::Currency - standard codes for currency identification

[CODESET] ) all_currency_names ( [CODESET] ) Locale::Codes::Currency::rename_currency ( CODE ,NEW_NAME ... [,CODESET] ) Locale::Codes::Currency::add_currency_code_alias ( CODE ,NEW_CODE [,CODESET] ) Locale

Locale::Codes::Script - standard codes for script identification

Codes::Script::delete_script ( CODE [,CODESET] ) Locale::Codes::Script::add_script_alias ( NAME ,NEW_NAME ... [,CODESET] ) Locale::Codes::Script::add_script_code_alias ( CODE ,NEW_CODE [,CODESET] ) Locale

Locale::Script - standard codes for script identification

) Locale::Script::delete_script_alias ( NAME ) Locale::Script::rename_script_code ( CODE ,NEW_CODE ... [,CODESET] ) Locale::Script::add_script_code_alias ( CODE ,NEW_CODE [,CODESET] ) Locale::Script

Unless code at a given scope declares that it wants the new behavior, that new behavior should be disabled ... New versions of dual-life modules should NOT be imported into maint.

Locale::Language - standard codes for language identification

Locale::Language::delete_language_alias ( NAME ) Locale::Language::rename_language_code ( CODE ,NEW_CODE ... [,CODESET] ) Locale::Language::add_language_code_alias ( CODE ,NEW_CODE [,CODESET] ) Locale::Language

Locale::Codes::Language - standard codes for language identification

[CODESET] ) all_language_names ( [CODESET] ) Locale::Codes::Language::rename_language ( CODE ,NEW_NAME ... [,CODESET] ) Locale::Codes::Language::add_language_code_alias ( CODE ,NEW_CODE [,CODESET] ) Locale

JSON::PP - JSON::XS compatible pure-Perl module.

# from network my $json = JSON::PP->new->utf8; my $json_text = CGI->new->param( 'json_data ... new $json = JSON::PP->new Rturns a new JSON::PP object that can be used to de/encode JSON strings.

TAP::Formatter::Color - Run Perl test scripts with color

SYNOPSIS use TAP::Formatter::Color; my $harness = TAP::Formatter::Color->new( \%args ); $harness->runtests ... (@tests); METHODS Class Methods new The constructor returns a new TAP::Formatter::Color object.

TAP::Parser::Scheduler::Job - A single testing job.

METHODS Class Methods new my $job = TAP::Parser::Scheduler::Job->new( $filename, $description ... ); Given the filename and description of a test as scalars, returns a new TAP::Parser::Scheduler::Job

TAP::Parser::YAMLish::Reader - Read YAMLish data from iterator

METHODS Class Methods new The constructor new creates and returns an empty TAP::Parser::YAMLish::Reader ... my $reader = TAP::Parser::YAMLish::Reader->new; Instance Methods read my $got = $reader->read($iterator

TAP::Parser::Aggregator - Aggregate TAP::Parser results

VERSION Version 3.30 SYNOPSIS use TAP::Parser::Aggregator; my $aggregate = TAP::Parser::Aggregator->new ... METHODS Class Methods new my $aggregate = TAP::Parser::Aggregator->new; Returns a new TAP::Parser

Module::Metadata - Gather package and POD information from perl module files

files SYNOPSIS use Module::Metadata; # information about a .pm file my $info = Module::Metadata->new_from_file ... new_from_handle($handle, $filename, collect_pod => 1) This works just like new_from_file, except that

CPAN::Meta::Feature - an optional feature provided by a CPAN distribution

METHODS new my $feature = CPAN::Meta::Feature->new( $identifier => \%spec ); This returns a new Feature

perl5db - the perl debugger

debugger, we need to be able to get a new IN and OUT filehandle for the new debugger. ... create_IN_OUT($flags) Create a new pair of filehandles, pointing to a new TTY.

Thread::Queue - Thread-safe queues

QUEUE CREATION ->new() Creates a new empty queue. ... ->new(LIST) Creates a new queue pre-populated with the provided list of items.

TAP::Parser::Result - Base class for TAP::Parser output objects

.}; my $result = TAP::Parser::Result->new( $token ); DESCRIPTION This is a simple base class used by ... ::Parser::Result->new($token); Returns an instance the appropriate class for the test token passed in

CGI - Handle Common Gateway Interface requests and responses

CREATING A NEW QUERY OBJECT (OBJECT-ORIENTED STYLE): $query = CGI->new; This will parse the input ( ... '}, "Open a new frame"); <a href="fred.html",target="_new">Open a new frame</a> You may

B::Concise - Walk Perl syntax tree, printing concise info about ops

You can also add new ones using "add_callback". #addr The address of the OP, in hexadecimal. ... It has one minor drawback though; it doesn't register the style under a new name.

CPAN::Meta::Validator - validate CPAN distribution metadata structures

version 2.140640 SYNOPSIS my $struct = decode_json_file('META.json'); my $cmv = CPAN::Meta::Validator->new ... METHODS new my $cmv = CPAN::Meta::Validator->new( $struct ) The constructor must be passed a metadata

Test::Builder - Backend for building test libraries

Construction new my $Test = Test::Builder->new; Returns a Test::Builder object representing the ... probably want new.

Net::Ping - check a remote host for reachability

NAME Net::Ping - check a remote host for reachability SYNOPSIS use Net::Ping; $p = Net::Ping->new ... a new ping object.

perlcommunity - a brief overview of the Perl community

News sites http://perl.com/ Run by O'Reilly Media (the publisher of the Camel Book, among other ... http://use.perl.org/ use Perl; used to provide a slashdot-style news/blog website covering all things

perltie - how to hide an object class in a simple variable

$new_nicety = PRIO_MIN; } if ($new_nicety > PRIO_MAX) { carp sprintf "WARNING ... $new_nicety = PRIO_MAX; } unless (defined setpriority(PRIO_PROCESS, $$self, $new_nicety)) {

Archive::Tar - module for manipulations of tar archives

Object Methods Archive::Tar->new( [$file, $compressed] ) Returns a new Tar object. ... $tar->rename( $file, $new_name ) Rename the file of the in-memory archive to $new_name.

App::Prove - Implements the prove command.

SYNOPSIS use App::Prove; my $app = App::Prove->new; $app->process_args(@ARGV); $app->run; METHODS ... Class Methods new Create a new App::Prove.

Compile and link C code for Perl modules SYNOPSIS use ExtUtils::CBuilder; my $b = ExtUtils::CBuilder->new ... METHODS new Returns a new ExtUtils::CBuilder object.

IO::Compress::Bzip2 - Write bzip2 files/buffers

newStream([OPTS]) Usage is $z->newStream( [OPTS] ) Closes the current compressed data stream and starts ... a new one.

perlootut - Object-Oriented Programming in Perl Tutorial

However, most OO modules on CPAN use a method named new() to construct a new object: my $hostname = ... Most Perl classes use new as the name for their constructor: my $file = File->new(...); Methods You

I18N::Collate - compare 8-bit scalar data according to the current locale

SYNOPSIS use I18N::Collate; setlocale(LC_COLLATE, 'locale-of-your-choice'); $s1 = I18N::Collate->new ... ("scalar_data_1"); $s2 = I18N::Collate->new("scalar_data_2"); DESCRIPTION *** WARNING: starting from

ExtUtils::Install - install files from here to there

Note that the new argument style and use of the %result hash is recommended. ... Input is the contents of the module, output the new module contents.

Compress::Raw::Bzip2 - Low-Level Interface to bzip2 compression library

Interface to bzip2 compression library SYNOPSIS use Compress::Raw::Bzip2 ; my ($bz, $status) = new ... a new compression object.

TAP::Parser::Grammar - A grammar for the Test Anything Protocol.

METHODS Class Methods new my $grammar = TAP::Parser::Grammar->new({ iterator => $iterator, ... the basic TAP parsing loop looks similar to the following: my @tokens; my $grammar = TAP::Grammar->new

Unicode::Collate - Unicode Collation Algorithm

Constructor and Tailoring The new method returns a collator object. ... If new() is called with no parameters, the collator should do the default collation.

Pod::Simple::XHTML - Pod::Simple::XHTML -- format Pod as validating XHTML

format Pod as validating XHTML SYNOPSIS use Pod::Simple::XHTML; my $parser = Pod::Simple::XHTML->new ... In your subclass's new method, after calling SUPER::new you'd call: $new->accept_targets_as_text( 'foo

Pod::Text - Convert POD data to formatted ASCII text

See Pod::Simple for all the details; briefly, one creates a new parser with Pod::Text->new() and then ... Please change to the new calling convention, though.

File::Copy - Copy files or filehandles

*STDOUT); move("/dev1/sourcefile","/dev2/destinationfile"); use File::Copy "cp"; $n = FileHandle->new ... Otherwise, it copies the file to the new location and deletes the original.

Locale::Country - standard codes for country identification

Locale::Country::delete_country ( CODE [,CODESET] ) Locale::Country::add_country_alias ( NAME ,NEW_NAME ... [,CODESET] ) Locale::Country::add_country_code_alias ( CODE ,NEW_CODE [,CODESET] ) Locale::Country

IO::Compress::RawDeflate - Write RFC 1951 files/buffers

newStream([OPTS]) Usage is $z->newStream( [OPTS] ) Closes the current compressed data stream and starts ... a new one.

IO::Compress::Deflate - Write RFC 1950 files/buffers

newStream([OPTS]) Usage is $z->newStream( [OPTS] ) Closes the current compressed data stream and starts ... a new one.

Net::Netrc - OO interface to users netrc file

The following tokens are recognized; they may be separated by spaces, tabs, or new-lines: machine ... new object.

perlos2 - Perl under OS/2, DOS, Win0.3*, Win0.95 and WinNT.

version of Perl to a new location, and copy the installed files to this new location. ... dll to the "new" perl????.dll.

perlgpl - the GNU General Public License, version 1

new problems or concerns. ... END OF TERMS AND CONDITIONS Appendix: How to Apply These Terms to Your New Programs If you

POSIX - Perl interface to IEEE Std 1003.1

POSIX::SigSet new Create a new SigSet object. ... Create a new Termios object.

Locale::Codes::Country - standard codes for country identification

( [CODESET] ) all_country_names ( [CODESET] ) Locale::Codes::Country::rename_country ( CODE ,NEW_NAME ... [,CODESET] ) Locale::Codes::Country::add_country_code_alias ( CODE ,NEW_CODE [,CODESET] ) Locale

perlsource - A guide to the Perl source tree

If you add new tests (or new modules with tests), you may need to update the t/TEST file so that the ... t/lib/ The old home for the module tests, you shouldn't put anything new in here.

HTTP::Tiny - A small, simple, correct HTTP/1.1 client

METHODS new $http = HTTP::Tiny->new( %attributes ); This constructor returns a new HTTP::Tiny object ... New feature requests should be directed to HTTP::Tiny::UA.

Test::More - yet another framework for writing test scripts

new_ok my $obj = new_ok( $class ); my $obj = new_ok( $class => \@args ); my $obj = new_ok( $class = ... This function only works on new() and it assumes new() will return just a single object which isa $class

Test::Simple - Basic utilities for writing tests.

my $btaste = Film->new({ Title => 'Bad Taste', Director => 'Peter Jackson ... kitchen one night about the problems I was having writing some really complicated feature into the new

IO::Zlib - IO:: style interface to Compress::Zlib

Zlib SYNOPSIS With any version of Perl 5 you can use the basic OO interface: use IO::Zlib; $fh = new ... CONSTRUCTOR new ( [ARGS] ) Creates an IO::Zlib object.

Net::libnetFAQ - libnet Frequently Asked Questions

$ftp = Net::FTP->new('target_site.somewhere.xxx'); $ftp->login('username','password'); # set transfer ... Turn on Debug (See below) and you will see what is happening $ftp = Net::FTP->new($host, Debug => 1)

perlembed - how to embed perl in your C program

) and newAV() and all their friends. ... Since perl 5.7.2 you can specify PL_exit_flags |= PERL_EXIT_DESTRUCT_END to get the new behaviour.

ExtUtils::XSSymSet - keep sets of symbol names palatable to the VMS linker

- keep sets of symbol names palatable to the VMS linker SYNOPSIS use ExtUtils::XSSymSet; $set = new ... new([$maxlen[,$silent]]) Creates an empty ExtUtils::XSSymset set of symbols.

Pod::Simple::HTML - convert Pod to HTML

{<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8" >}; my $p = Pod::Simple::HTML->new ... accessorized methods The following variables need to be set before the call to the ->new constructor

Tie::StdHandle - base class definitions for tied handles

NAME Tie::StdHandle - base class definitions for tied handles SYNOPSIS package NewHandle; require ... a needed method sub TIEHANDLE { ... } # Overrides inherited method package main; tie *FH, 'NewHandle

Encode::Encoder - Encode::Encoder -- Object Oriented Encoder

Oriented Encoder SYNOPSIS use Encode::Encoder; # Encode::encode("ISO-8859-1", $data); Encode::Encoder->new ... encoder() is an alias of Encode::Encoder->new(). This one is exported on demand.

ExtUtils::ParseXS - converts Perl XS code into C code

converts Perl XS code into C code SYNOPSIS use ExtUtils::ParseXS; my $pxs = ExtUtils::ParseXS->new ... METHODS $pxs->new() Returns a new, empty XS parser/compiler object.

perlgit - Detailed information about git and the Perl repository

You can see recent commits: % git log And pull new changes from the repository, and update your local ... Now that we have everything up to date, we need to create a temporary new branch for these changes and

perldsc - Perl Data Structures Cookbook

reference with a new copy of the data. ... (keys %new_folks) { $HoH{flintstones}{$what} = $new_folks{$what}; } Access and Printing of a HASH

Pod::Simple::PullParser - Pod::Simple::PullParser -- a pull-parser interface to parsing Pod

Simple::PullParser -- a pull-parser interface to parsing Pod SYNOPSIS my $parser = SomePodProcessor->new ... ; $parser->set_source( "whatever.pod" ); $parser->run; Or: my $parser = SomePodProcessor->new; $parser

perlxstypemap - Perl XS C/Perl type mapping

(); hv_stores(hash, "int_member", newSViv(in->int_member)); hv_stores(hash, "float_member", newSVnv ... The variable ix_$var is set to the number of elements in the new array.

TAP::Parser::Iterator::Stream - Iterator for filehandle-based TAP sources

TAP::Parser::Iterator::Stream; open( TEST, 'test.tap' ); my $it = TAP::Parser::Iterator::Stream->new ... METHODS Class Methods new Create an iterator. Expects one argument containing a filehandle.

VMS::DCLsym - Perl extension to manipulate DCL symbols

DCL symbols SYNOPSIS tie %allsyms, VMS::DCLsym; tie %cgisyms, VMS::DCLsym, 'GLOBAL'; $handle = new ... Reading an element retrieves the current value of the symbol, assigning to it defines a new symbol (or

perlinterp - An overview of the Perl interpreter

new binary op, and feeds it a number of variables. ... So, we call newBINOP to create a new binary operator.

TAP::Parser::Iterator::Array - Iterator for array-based TAP sources

:Parser::Iterator::Array; my @data = ('foo', 'bar', baz'); my $it = TAP::Parser::Iterator::Array->new ... METHODS Class Methods new Create an iterator.

perlsub - Perl subroutines

$x is created when whatever is called, and also a new inner, which can see the new $x. ... The prototype affects only interpretation of new-style calls to the function, where new-style is defined

Pod::Simple - framework for parsing Pod

MAIN METHODS $parser = SomeClass->new(); This returns a new parser object, where SomeClass is a ... *INPUT_FH ); SomeClass->filter( \$document_content ); This is a shortcut method for creating a new

Math::Complex - complex numbers and associated mathematical functions

Otherwise whatever you specify will be the new display style for this particular number. ... $j->display_format("polar"); There are two new display parameters.

perlpragma - how to write a user pragma

own pragma that functions much like use integer; You'd like this code use MyMaths; my $l = MyMaths->new ... (1.2); my $r = MyMaths->new(3.4); print "A: ", $l + $r, "\n"; use myint; print "B: ", $l + $r, "\n"

CPAN::Mirrors - Get CPAN mirror information and select a fast one

mirror information and select a fast one SYNOPSIS use CPAN::Mirrors; my $mirrors = CPAN::Mirrors->new ... ( LOCAL_FILE_NAME ) Create a new CPAN::Mirrors object from LOCAL_FILE_NAME.

TAP::Parser::SourceHandler - Base class for different TAP source handlers

Unless you're writing a new TAP::Parser::SourceHandler, a plugin, or subclassing TAP::Parser, you probably ... Returns a new TAP::Parser::Iterator object for use by the TAP::Parser. croaks on error.

Locale::Codes - a distribution of modules to handle locale codes

I plan on releasing a new version several times a year to incorporate any changes made in the standards ... NEW CODE SETS I'm always open to suggestions for new code sets.

IO::Compress::Gzip - Write RFC 1952 files/buffers

newStream([OPTS]) Usage is $z->newStream( [OPTS] ) Closes the current compressed data stream and starts ... a new one.

B::Terse - Walk Perl syntax tree, printing terse info about ops

The B::SV method is largely compatible with the old one, though authors of new software might be advised ... As a kludge, the new version will always use the pad for the main program, but for OPs in subroutines

Benchmark - benchmark running times of Perl code

Example: use Benchmark; $t0 = Benchmark->new; # ... your code here ... ... Make sub new dump its debugging output to STDERR, to be consistent with everything else.

TAP::Parser::Iterator::Process - Iterator for process-based TAP sources

, setup => sub { ... }, teardown => sub { ... }, ); my $it = TAP::Parser::Iterator::Process->new ... METHODS Class Methods new Create an iterator.

autodie::exception - Exceptions from autodying functions.

new my $error = autodie::exception->new( args => \@_, function => "CORE::open", errno => ... , context => 'scalar', return => undef, ); Creates a new autodie::exception object.

TAP::Parser::SourceHandler::Handle - Stream TAP from an IO::Handle or a GLOB.

TAP::Parser::Source; use TAP::Parser::SourceHandler::Executable; my $source = TAP::Parser::Source->new ... 0.8 if $source is a glob make_iterator my $iterator = $class->make_iterator( $source ); Returns a new

Net::FTP - FTP Client class

CONSTRUCTOR new ([ HOST ] [, OPTIONS ]) This is the constructor for a new Net::FTP object. ... Returns the full pathname to the new directory.

Tie::File - Access the lines of a disk file via a Perl array

recs...; my $r1 = pop @array; unshift @array, new recs...; my $r2 = shift @array; @old_recs = splice ... @array, 3, 7, new recs...; untie @array; # all finished DESCRIPTION Tie::File represents

TAP::Parser::SourceHandler::File - Stream TAP from a text file.

use TAP::Parser::Source; use TAP::Parser::SourceHandler::File; my $source = TAP::Parser::Source->new ... make_iterator my $iterator = $class->make_iterator( $source ); Returns a new TAP::Parser::Iterator:

TAP::Parser::SourceHandler::RawTAP - Stream output from raw TAP in a scalar/array ref.

use TAP::Parser::Source; use TAP::Parser::SourceHandler::RawTAP; my $source = TAP::Parser::Source->new ... newlines 0.5 if it's an array make_iterator my $iterator = $class->make_iterator( $source ); Returns a new

ExtUtils::Typemaps::OutputMap - Entry in the OUTPUT section of a typemap

METHODS new Requires xstype and code parameters. ... calling sv_setiv, sv_setuv, sv_setnv, sv_setpv or sv_setpvn to set the special $arg placeholder to a new

File::Temp - return name and handle of a temporary file safely

They should not be used in new code. ... = \*STDOUT # as a number new Create a temporary file object.

App::Prove::State - State storage for the prove command.

SYNOPSIS # Re-run failed tests $ prove --state=failed,save -rbv METHODS Class Methods new Accepts ... new Run the tests in newest to oldest order. old Run the tests in oldest to newest order.

ExtUtils::MakeMaker - Create a module Makefile

Static Linking of a new Perl Binary An extension that is built with the above steps is ready to use ... The CPAN::Meta library is now standard for accessing old and new-style Meta files.

Unicode::UCD - Unicode character database

For the block property, new-style block names are returned (see "Old-style versus new-style block names ... That one function, "prop_value_aliases()" can be used to convert from old-style to new-style: my $new_style

Module::Build::ConfigData - Configuration for Module::Build

; @names = Module::Build::ConfigData->feature_names; Module::Build::ConfigData->set_config(foo => $new_value ... ); Module::Build::ConfigData->set_feature(bar => $new_value); Module::Build::ConfigData->write; # Save

perldos - Perl under DOS, W31, W95.

here: http://www.delorie.com/djgpp/getting.html You need the following files to build perl (or add new ... the perl binary in your module directory before you run "make test", so that you are testing with the new

psed - a stream editor

[1addr]q Branch to the end of the script and quit without starting a new cycle. ... p If the substitution was made, print the new value of the pattern space.

s2p - a stream editor

[1addr]q Branch to the end of the script and quit without starting a new cycle. ... p If the substitution was made, print the new value of the pattern space.

perlmodstyle - Perl module style guide

Avoid starting a new top-level hierarchy, especially if a suitable hierarchy already exists under which ... It's likely you'll have to add new data types later.

IO::Compress::Zip - Write zip files/buffers

newStream([OPTS]) Usage is $z->newStream( [OPTS] ) Closes the current compressed data stream and starts ... a new one.

TAP::Parser::SourceHandler::Executable - Stream output from an executable TAP source

TAP::Parser::Source; use TAP::Parser::SourceHandler::Executable; my $source = TAP::Parser::Source->new ... got an execute bit set make_iterator my $iterator = $class->make_iterator( $source ); Returns a new

base qw(Pod::Simple::Methody); sub start_L { print Dumper($_[1]{'section'} ) } __PACKAGE__->new ... Pod::Simple::Methody); sub start_L { print Dumper( '' . $_[1]{'section'} ) } __PACKAGE__->new

perlipc - Perl interprocess communication (signals, fifos, pipes, safe subprocesses, sockets, and semaphores)

file, the reading program will read the new signature from your program. ... = -1) || die "Can't start a new session: $!"

NEXT - Provide a pseudo-class NEXT (et al) that allows method redispatch

Note that this is not the same thing as $self->SUPER::m(), which begins a new dispatch that is restricted ... Likewise, to create a class hierarchy in which every initializer inherited by a new object is invoked

Locale::Maketext::TPJ13 - Locale::Maketext::TPJ13 -- article about software localization

When you call: print $lang->maketext("You have [quant,_1,piece] of new mail. ... So, this: $lang->maketext("You have [quant,_1,piece] of new mail.

CORE - Namespace for Perl's core routines

This feature is new in Perl 5.16. You can take references to these and make aliases. ... at compile time: BEGIN { *CORE::GLOBAL::hex = sub { # ... your code here }; } The new

SDBM_File - Tied access to sdbm files

O_CREAT create database if doesn't already exist $perms is the file permissions bits to use if new ... This parameter is mandatory even when not creating a new database.

IO::Uncompress::Unzip - Read zip files/buffers

; my $status = unzip $input => $output [,OPTS] or die "unzip failed: $UnzipError\n"; my $z = new ... Returns 1 if a new stream was found, 0 if none was found, and -1 if an error was encountered.

TAP::Parser::SourceHandler::Perl - Stream TAP from a Perl executable

use TAP::Parser::Source; use TAP::Parser::SourceHandler::Perl; my $source = TAP::Parser::Source->new ... backwards compat) make_iterator my $iterator = $class->make_iterator( $source ); Constructs & returns a new

B::Showlex - Show lexical variables used in functions or files

PL_sv_undef 1: NULL (0x9da4234) 2: NULL (0x9db0f2c) 3: NULL (0x9db0f44) 4: NULL (0x9da4264) -e syntax OK New-style ... PVNV (0xa0c4f40) "$j" = NULL (0xa0c4f34) 3: PVNV (0xa0c4f58) "$k" = NULL (0xa0c4f4c) -e syntax OK New

Memoize::Expire - Plug-in module for automatic expiration of memoized values

http://www.plover.com/~mjd/perl/Memoize/ (for news and updates) I maintain a mailing list on which I ... occasionally announce new versions of Memoize.

ExtUtils::MM_Unix - methods used by ExtUtils::MakeMaker

Defines how to write the Makefile to produce a static new perl. ... {lc $var}, it will attempt to replace it's $prefix with a $new_prefix.

Time::Piece - Object Oriented time objects

There is also a new() constructor provided, which is the same as localtime(), except when passed a Time ... Creates a new # Time::Piece object Note that localtime and gmtime are not listed

Win32 - Interfaces to some Win32 API Functions

Calling SetChildShowWindow(0) will make these new console windows invisible. ... The pid of the new process is stored in PID. This function is deprecated.

h2xs - convert .h C header files to Perl extensions

called without additional arguments; and will set the element to the supplied value (and return the new ... method to construct and return a new structure, initialised to zeroes.

CPAN::Meta::History - history of CPAN Meta Spec changes

formats Replaced 'requires', 'build_requires', 'configure_requires', 'recommends' and 'conflicts' with new ... optional_features': Added formal specification and usage guide instead of just example Changed to use new

IO::Uncompress::Bunzip2 - Read bzip2 files/buffers

$status = bunzip2 $input => $output [,OPTS] or die "bunzip2 failed: $Bunzip2Error\n"; my $z = new ... Returns 1 if a new stream was found, 0 if none was found, and -1 if an error was encountered.

IO::Uncompress::AnyUncompress - Uncompress gzip, zip, bzip2 or lzop file/buffer

anyuncompress $input => $output [,OPTS] or die "anyuncompress failed: $AnyUncompressError\n"; my $z = new ... Returns 1 if a new stream was found, 0 if none was found, and -1 if an error was encountered.

IO::Uncompress::RawInflate - Read RFC 1951 files/buffers

= rawinflate $input => $output [,OPTS] or die "rawinflate failed: $RawInflateError\n"; my $z = new ... Returns 1 if a new stream was found, 0 if none was found, and -1 if an error was encountered.

IO::Uncompress::Inflate - Read RFC 1950 files/buffers

$status = inflate $input => $output [,OPTS] or die "inflate failed: $InflateError\n"; my $z = new ... Returns 1 if a new stream was found, 0 if none was found, and -1 if an error was encountered.

Pod::Checker - check pod documents for syntax errors

SYNOPSIS use Pod::Checker; $num_errors = podchecker($filepath, $outputpath, %options); my $checker = new ... Pod::Checker->new( %options ) Return a reference to a new Pod::Checker object that inherits from Pod

Pod::Simple::HTMLBatch - convert several Pod files to several HTML files

use of this class is like so: use Pod::Simple::HTMLBatch; my $batchconv = Pod::Simple::HTMLBatch->new ... pod from happydocs into the current directory) MAIN METHODS $batchconv = Pod::Simple::HTMLBatch->new

Hash::Util::FieldHash - Support for Inside-Out Classes

When a new thread is created, all references are replaced with new ones, including all objects. ... in use will be replaced with new ones.

Module::Build::Compat - Compatibility with ExtUtils::MakeMaker

with ExtUtils::MakeMaker SYNOPSIS # In a Build.PL : use Module::Build; my $build = Module::Build->new ... typically controlled by passing the desired style as the create_makefile_pl parameter to Module::Build's new

IO::Uncompress::AnyInflate - Uncompress zlib-based (zip, gzip) file/buffer

= anyinflate $input => $output [,OPTS] or die "anyinflate failed: $AnyInflateError\n"; my $z = new ... Returns 1 if a new stream was found, 0 if none was found, and -1 if an error was encountered.

IO::Uncompress::Gunzip - Read RFC 1952 files/buffers

my $status = gunzip $input => $output [,OPTS] or die "gunzip failed: $GunzipError\n"; my $z = new ... Returns 1 if a new stream was found, 0 if none was found, and -1 if an error was encountered.

perlthanks - how to submit bug reports on Perl

You may want to start with perldoc perltrap for pointers to common traps that new (and experienced) Perl ... If so, that's great news; bug reports with patches are likely to receive significantly more attention

perlbug - how to submit bug reports on Perl

You may want to start with perldoc perltrap for pointers to common traps that new (and experienced) Perl ... If so, that's great news; bug reports with patches are likely to receive significantly more attention

DB_File - Perl5 access to Berkeley DB version 1.x

$a = new DB_File::HASHINFO ; $a->{'bsize'} ; $a->{'cachesize'} ; $a->{'ffactor'}; $a->{'hash'} ; $a-> ... $i = 2 ; $H->put($i, "Newbie", R_IAFTER) ; # and a new record before record 1.

perlref - Perl references and nested data structures

Constructors are often named new(). ... Its disadvantage is that it won't create a new filehandle for you.

Locale::Maketext - framework for localization

$lh->init(); This is called by ->new to initialize newly-constructed language handles. ... coderef, and then we return &$new_sub($lh, ...parameters...).

perlhacktips - Tips for Perl core C code hacking

The right way is to introduce them as new interpreter variables, see intrpvar.h (at the very end for ... Exporting your new function The new shiny result of either genuine new functionality or your arduous

Encode - character encodings in Perl

As of Encode version 2.21, a new method mime_name() is therefore added. ... Goal #2: Old byte-oriented programs should magically start working on the new character-oriented data

prove - Run tests through a TAP harness.

Useful to make sure that no new problems have been introduced. ... All --sources are combined into a hash, and passed to "new" in TAP::Harness's sources parameter.

pod::a2p - Awk to Perl translator

current differences are: Old awk always has a line loop, even if there are no line actions, whereas new ... statement print sprintf(some_args), extra_args; old awk considers extra_args to be arguments to sprintf; new

TAP::Formatter::Console - Harness output delegate for default console output

SYNOPSIS use TAP::Formatter::Console; my $harness = TAP::Formatter::Console->new( \%args ); open_test

TAP::Formatter::File - Harness output delegate for file output

SYNOPSIS use TAP::Formatter::File; my $harness = TAP::Formatter::File->new( \%args ); open_test See

Pod::Man - Convert POD data to formatted *roff input

Pod::Man - Convert POD data to formatted *roff input SYNOPSIS use Pod::Man; my $parser = Pod::Man->new ... The recognized options to new() are as follows. All options take a single argument.

Memoize - Make functions faster by trading space for time

.); Options include: NORMALIZER => function INSTALL => new_name SCALAR_CACHE => 'MEMORY' SCALAR_CACHE ... See the Memoize.pm Page at http://perl.plover.com/Memoize/ for news and upgrades.

Digest::base - Digest base class

A minimal subclass needs to implement the following methods by itself: new clone add digest The arguments

Version 3.30 SYNOPSIS my ($class, $args) = get_test_arguments(); require_module($class); $class->new

DirHandle - supply object methods for directory handles

DirHandle - supply object methods for directory handles SYNOPSIS use DirHandle; $d = DirHandle->new

Unicode::Collate::CJK::JISX0208 - weighting JIS KANJI for Unicode::Collate

SYNOPSIS use Unicode::Collate; use Unicode::Collate::CJK::JISX0208; my $collator = Unicode::Collate->new

Test::Builder::Tester - test testsuites that have been built with Test::Builder

So to check Test::Builder->new->diag("foo\n","bar\n"); You would do test_diag("foo","bar") without ... Bugs (and requests for new features) can be reported to the author though the CPAN RT system: http://

ExtUtils::MM - OS adjusted ExtUtils::MakeMaker subclass

ExtUtils::MM - OS adjusted ExtUtils::MakeMaker subclass SYNOPSIS require ExtUtils::MM; my $mm = MM->new

TAP::Base - Base class that provides common functionality to TAP::Parser and TAP::Harness

my $thing = TAP::Whatever->new(); $thing->callback( event => sub { # do something interesting

Unicode::Collate::CJK::Korean - weighting CJK Unified Ideographs for Unicode::Collate

SYNOPSIS use Unicode::Collate; use Unicode::Collate::CJK::Korean; my $collator = Unicode::Collate->new

ExtUtils::MakeMaker::FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions About MakeMaker

While developing your module you might write a new file, not add it to the MANIFEST, then run a distclean ... and be sad because your new work was deleted.

B::Deparse - Perl compiler backend to produce perl code

USING B::Deparse AS A MODULE Synopsis use B::Deparse; $deparse = B::Deparse->new("-p", "-sC"); $body ... new $deparse = B::Deparse->new(OPTIONS) Create an object to store the state of a deparsing operation

DynaLoader - Dynamically load C libraries into Perl code

This document serves as both a specification for anyone wishing to implement the DynaLoader for a new ... This is simply a direct call to newXSUB(). Returns a reference to the installed function.

perldebug - Perl debugging

If you're new to the Perl debugger, you may prefer to read perldebtut, which is a tutorial introduction ... R Restart the debugger by exec()ing a new session.

Unicode::Collate::CJK::Big5 - weighting CJK Unified Ideographs for Unicode::Collate

SYNOPSIS use Unicode::Collate; use Unicode::Collate::CJK::Big5; my $collator = Unicode::Collate->new

ExtUtils::Typemaps::InputMap - Entry in the INPUT section of a typemap

METHODS new Requires xstype and code parameters.

Unicode::Collate::CJK::Stroke - weighting CJK Unified Ideographs for Unicode::Collate

SYNOPSIS use Unicode::Collate; use Unicode::Collate::CJK::Stroke; my $collator = Unicode::Collate->new

Unicode::Collate::CJK::Zhuyin - weighting CJK Unified Ideographs for Unicode::Collate

SYNOPSIS use Unicode::Collate; use Unicode::Collate::CJK::Zhuyin; my $collator = Unicode::Collate->new

Unicode::Collate::CJK::Pinyin - weighting CJK Unified Ideographs for Unicode::Collate

SYNOPSIS use Unicode::Collate; use Unicode::Collate::CJK::Pinyin; my $collator = Unicode::Collate->new

Module::Build::Platform::MacOS - Builder class for MacOS platforms

Overridden Methods new() MacPerl doesn't define $Config{sitelib} or $Config{sitearch} for some reason

ExtUtils::Typemaps::Type - Entry in the TYPEMAP section of a typemap

METHODS new Requires xstype and ctype parameters. Optionally takes prototype parameter.

Pod::Perldoc::BaseTo - Base for Pod::Perldoc formatters

is_pageable write_with_binmode output_extension _perldoc_elem The concrete formatter must implement new

ExtUtils::MM_Cygwin - methods to override UN*X behaviour in ExtUtils::MakeMaker

But for new archdir dll's use the same rebase address if the old exists.

Unicode::Collate::CJK::GB2312 - weighting CJK Unified Ideographs for Unicode::Collate

SYNOPSIS use Unicode::Collate; use Unicode::Collate::CJK::GB2312; my $collator = Unicode::Collate->new

perldoc - Look up Perl documentation in Pod format.

Example: perldoc -a newHV -v perlvar The -v option followed by the name of a Perl predefined variable ... See POD2::IT (or POD2::FR) to see how to create new localized POD2::* documentation packages and integrate

Pod::Select - extract selected sections of POD from input

or use Pod::Select; ## Create a parser object for selecting POD sections from the input $parser = new ... Private data fields are stored in the hash-object whose reference is returned by the new() constructor

Tie::SubstrHash - Fixed-table-size, fixed-key-length hashing

Upon tying a new hash to this package, the developer must specify the size of the keys that will be used

CPAN::Meta::Spec - specification for CPAN distribution metadata

build a release tarball, to run author-only tests, or to perform other tasks related to developing new ... For example: use version; if ( version->new($v1) <=> version->new($v2) ) { print "Versions are not

Module::Build - Build and install Perl modules

If you are a module author, this is useful to run before creating a new release. ... The defaults can be overridden by specifying new values on the command line.

libnetcfg - configure libnet

The default name of the new configuration file is "libnet.cfg", and by default it is written to the current

File::Fetch - A generic file fetching mechanism

fetching mechanism SYNOPSIS use File::Fetch; ### build a File::Fetch object ### my $ff = File::Fetch->new ... METHODS $ff = File::Fetch->new( uri => 'http://some.where.com/dir/file.txt' ); Parses the uri and creates

mro - Method Resolution Order

"SEE ALSO" section), and then later adopted as the preferred MRO (Method Resolution Order) for the new-style ... The only known case where pure perl code can confuse the method cache is when you manually install a new

perlsymbian - Perl version 5 on Symbian OS

New() and Copy() are unfortunately used by both Symbian and Perl code so you'll have to play cpp games ... PerlBase.h undefines the Perl definitions and redefines them as PerlNew() and PerlCopy().

perlmod - Perl modules (packages and symbol tables)

This also helps to differentiate new modules from old .pl and .ph files. ... It will be called in the context of the new thread, so all modifications are made in the new area.

perlvar - Perl predefined variables

This is in preparation for supporting new ways to set $/ in the future. ... This is a new mechanism and the details may change. See also perldebguts.

Pod::Text::Color - Convert POD data to formatted color ASCII text

data to formatted color ASCII text SYNOPSIS use Pod::Text::Color; my $parser = Pod::Text::Color->new

App::Prove::State::Result::Test - Individual test results.

SYNOPSIS # Re-run failed tests $ prove --state=failed,save -rbv METHODS Class Methods new Instance

Pod::Text::Termcap - Convert POD data to ASCII text with format escapes

ASCII text with format escapes SYNOPSIS use Pod::Text::Termcap; my $parser = Pod::Text::Termcap->new

CPAN - query, download and build perl modules from CPAN sites

Add a new debug statement while running in the shell and then issue a reload cpan and see the new debugging ... Bundle/mybundle.pm), install the new perl with the Configure option prefix, e.g. .

perlvms - VMS-specific documentation for Perl

extensions are incorporated directly into PerlShr.Exe, you'll have to rebuild Perl to incorporate a new ... Then, rebuild PerlShr.Exe to incorporate the new code.

perlfunc - Perl builtin functions

$hasargs is true if a new instance of @_ was set up for the frame. ... \n" unless chdir '/usr/spool/news'; chdir '/usr/spool/news' or die "Can't cd to spool: $!

Test - provides a simple framework for writing test scripts

QUICK START GUIDE To write a test for your new (and probably not even done) module, create a new file ... called t/test.t (in a new t directory).

Pod::Text::Overstrike - Convert POD data to formatted overstrike text

formatted overstrike text SYNOPSIS use Pod::Text::Overstrike; my $parser = Pod::Text::Overstrike->new

IO::Poll - Object interface to system poll call

system poll call SYNOPSIS use IO::Poll qw(POLLRDNORM POLLWRNORM POLLIN POLLHUP); $poll = IO::Poll->new

Time::Seconds - a simple API to convert seconds to other date values

: print ONE_WEEK->minutes; METHODS The following methods are available: my $val = Time::Seconds->new

Fcntl - load the C Fcntl.h defines

For new applications the newer versions of these constants are suggested (O_APPEND, O_ASYNC, O_CREAT,

perlopentut - simple recipes for opening files and pipes in Perl

If it succeeds, Perl allocates a brand new filehandle for you and fills in your previously undefined ... But if the file does already exist, its contents are safe from harm because you will be adding your new

perlclib - Internal replacements for standard C library functions

Don't forget that with the new PerlIO layered I/O abstraction FILE* types may not even be available. ... which have similar arguments to Zero(): PoisonWith(dst, n, t, b) scribble memory with byte b PoisonNew

Compress::Zlib - Interface to zlib compression library

See "GZIP INTERFACE" With the creation of the IO::Compress and IO::Uncompress modules no new features ... If you are writing new code, your first port of call should be one of the new IO::Compress or IO::Uncompress

IO::Seekable - supply seek based methods for I/O objects

confuse most perl IO operators except sysread and syswrite (see perlfunc for full details) Returns the new

ODBM_File - Tied access to odbm files

The default permissions to use if a new file is created.

TAP::Parser::Iterator - Base class for TAP source iterators

METHODS Class Methods new Create an iterator. Provided by TAP::Object.

perlhpux - Perl version 5 on Hewlett-Packard Unix (HP-UX) systems

If you perform a new installation, then (a newer) Perl will be installed automatically. ... Insert the new formula into the Formula/Value box.

NDBM_File - Tied access to ndbm files

The default permissions to use if a new file is created.

Pod::Simple::PullParserEndToken - Pod::Simple::PullParserEndToken -- end-tokens from Pod::Simple::PullParser

construct an object of this class for yourself, but if you want to, call Pod::Simple::PullParserEndToken->new

Test::Builder::Module - Base class for test modules

You should not get it via Test::Builder->new as was previously recommended.

CGI::Carp - CGI routines for writing to the HTTPD (or other) error log

To enable this feature, export the new "warningsToBrowser" subroutine. ... you've done that, you can change the logged name of the program at any time by calling set_progname(new_program_name

Filter::Util::Call - Perl Source Filter Utility Module

this command: :/start/,/stop/s/from/to/ When used as a filter we want to invoke it like this: use NewSubst ... package NewSubst ; use Filter::Util::Call ; use Carp ; sub import { my ($self, $start, $stop, $

VMS::Stdio - standard I/O functions via VMS extensions

remove &rewind &setdef &sync &tmpnam &vmsopen &vmssysopen &waitfh &writeof ); setdef("new ... interface will be removed in a future release of this extension, so please update your code to use the new

perlapio - perl's IO abstraction interface.

Perl prefers to dup the new low-level descriptor to the descriptor used by the existing PerlIO. ... The fact that such a FILE * has been 'exported' is recorded, (normally by pushing a new :stdio "layer

Pod::Simple::SimpleTree - Pod::Simple::SimpleTree -- parse Pod into a simple parse tree

% perl -MPod::Simple::SimpleTree -MData::Dumper -e \ "print Dumper(Pod::Simple::SimpleTree->new->parse_file

piconv - piconv -- iconv(1), reinvented in perl

perlio The new perlIO layer is used. NI-S' favorite.

Pod::Simple::PullParserTextToken - Pod::Simple::PullParserTextToken -- text-tokens from Pod::Simple::PullParser

construct an object of this class for yourself, but if you want to, call Pod::Simple::PullParserTextToken->new

Pod::Simple::PullParserStartToken - Pod::Simple::PullParserStartToken -- start-tokens from Pod::Simple::PullParser

construct an object of this class for yourself, but if you want to, call Pod::Simple::PullParserStartToken->new

perlperf - Perl Performance and Optimization Techniques

under control of the benchmarking or profiling modules, from the first step above, and check that the new ... code against the same logfile, as above, to check the new time. $> time .

perlsyn - Perl syntax

Extension modules can also hook into the Perl parser to define new kinds of compound statements. ... It's safer because if code gets added between the inner and outer loops later on, the new code won't

Socket - networking constants and support functions

use IO::Socket::IP; use Socket qw(getnameinfo); my $server = IO::Socket::IP->new(LocalPort => 12345, ... Socket::INET; use Socket qw(SOL_SOCKET SO_RCVBUF IPPROTO_IP IP_TTL); my $socket = IO::Socket::INET->new

perlmodinstall - Installing CPAN Modules

reason you have a statically-linked perl, and the module requires compilation, you'll need to build a new ... You can add new paths to the default @INC in the Preferences menu item in the MacPerl application ($ENV

Fatal - Replace functions with equivalents which succeed or die

sub juggle { . . . } Fatal->import('juggle'); BEST PRACTICE Fatal has been obsoleted by the new autodie

inc::latest - use modules bundled in inc/ if they are newer than installed ones

function creates a specially-named directory in $dir and copies all .pm files from the modlist to the new

Locale::Maketext::Cookbook - recipes for using Locale::Maketext

rather than default push @params, (-decimal_digits => $scale); } return Number::Format->new

perl - The Perl 5 language interpreter

If you're new to Perl, you should start by running perldoc perlintro, which is a general intro for beginners ... perlmodinstall Perl modules: how to install from CPAN perlnewmod Perl modules: preparing a new

I18N::LangTags::List - I18N::LangTags::List -- tags and names for human languages

NOT New York Seneca! [{mis} : Miscellaneous languages] Don't use this. ... {new} : Newari {nia} : Nias [{nic} : Niger-Kordofanian (Other)] [{ssa} : Nilo-Saharan (Other

Term::ANSIColor - Color screen output using ANSI escape sequences

None of the other functions will be affected, and no new color constants will be created. ... The custom colors are aliases for existing color names; no new escape sequences can be introduced.

perljp - 日本語 Perl ガイド

jcode::convert(*_, 'euc', 'sjis'); print; } # Jcode.pm use Jcode; while(<>){ print Jcode->new

find2perl - translate find command lines to Perl code

-ncpio FILE Adds current output to "new"-style cpio-format FILE.

encoding - allows you to write your script in non-ascii or non-utf8

were still rare and many users instead chose to write scripts in legacy encodings, giving up a whole new ... strings operating under byte semantics and strings with Unicode character data are concatenated, the new

File::Path - Create or remove directory trees

If you are migrating a codebase to use the new interface, you will have to list everything explicitly ... The new semantics are now only available with make_path and remove_tree.

Term::Cap - Perl termcap interface

EXAMPLES use Term::Cap; # Get terminal output speed require POSIX; my $termios = new POSIX::Termios

ExtUtils::Embed - Utilities for embedding Perl in C/C++ applications

xsi_body(@modules) This function returns a string of calls to newXS() that glue the module bootstrap

UNIVERSAL - base class for ALL classes (blessed references)

Please don't do this in new code.

cpan - easily interact with CPAN from the command line

This is useful for checking the configuration as well as using the dump as a starting point for a new

I18N::LangTags - functions for dealing with RFC3066-style language tags

thing doesn't matter, nor does case) is_dialect_of('nn', 'no') is TRUE (because 'nn' (New ... Note that this function does not try to equate new (and never-used, and unusable) ISO639-2 three-letter

charnames - access to Unicode character names and named character sequences; also define character names

compatibility only; they may be deprecated and removed in future releases of Perl, so don't use them for new ... Unicode 6.1 has created Name_Aliases for each of them, including alternate names, like NEW LINE. viacode

Text::Wrap - line wrapping to form simple paragraphs

If you just want to preserve existing newlines but add new breaks with something else, set $Text::Wrap

Pod::Simple::Subclassing - Pod::Simple::Subclassing -- write a formatter as a Pod::Simple subclass

</head1> For example, a directive consisting of this: =head1 Options to C<new> et al. ... will produce this event structure: <head1 start_line="543"> Options to <C> new

Storable - persistence for Perl data structures

Internal version numbers are increased each time new data types (such as restricted hashes) are added ... Hence this Storable defaults to the new, correct behaviour.

perllocale - Perl locale handling (internationalization and localization)

If you make the new settings permanent (read on), all programs you run see the changes. ... This module is now mildly obsolete and should be avoided in new applications.

App::Cpan - easily interact with CPAN from the command line

This is useful for checking the configuration as well as using the dump as a starting point for a new

XSLoader - Dynamically load C libraries into Perl code

KNOWN BUGS The new simpler way to call XSLoader::load() with no arguments at all does not work on Perl

corelist - a commandline frontend to Module::CoreList

(If you have the version module, you can also use new-style version numbers, like 5.8.8.)

perlhacktut - Walk through the creation of a simple C code patch

Our new tests pass, hooray! Documenting the patch Finally, the documentation.

perlnetware - Perl for NetWare

(Typically under the c:\perl folder) BUILD NEW EXTENSIONS To build extensions other than standard extensions

Sys::Syslog - Perl interface to the UNIX syslog(3) calls

LOG_MAIL - mail subsystem LOG_NETINFO - NetInfo subsystem (Mac OS X); falls back to LOG_DAEMON LOG_NEWS ... - USENET news subsystem LOG_NTP - NTP subsystem (FreeBSD, NetBSD); falls back to LOG_DAEMON LOG_RAS

perlsolaris - Perl version 5 on Solaris systems

for a different version of Solaris than you are running, then you will need to rebuild gcc for your new ... Versions newer than 2.7 are apparently new enough.

Getopt::Long - Extended processing of command line options

This was the first Perl module that provided support for handling the new style of command line options ... Configuration options can be passed to the constructor: $p = new Getopt::Long::Parser config

perluniintro - Perl Unicode introduction

When a new language is being encoded, Unicode generally will choose a block of consecutive unallocated ... All features that combine Unicode and I/O also require using the new PerlIO feature.

perlfilter - Source Filters

If the parser encounters a require or use statement in a source stream, a new and distinct stream is ... is parsed: cpp_test ---> cpp filter ---> parser (INACTIVE) Fred.pm ----> parser As you can see, a new

perlunicode - Unicode support in Perl

There is a new U specifier that converts between Unicode characters and code points. ... A new version of Unicode may preempt the current meaning by creating a property with the same name.

perltru64 - Perl version 5 on Tru64 (formerly known as Digital UNIX formerly known as DEC OSF/1) systems

The good news is that you very probably don't need to ever use the ODBM_File extension since more advanced

perlstyle - Perl style guide

Use the new and and or operators to avoid having to parenthesize list operators so much, and to reduce

DBM_Filter - DBM_Filter -- Filter DBM keys/values

So what's new?

perlre - Perl regular expressions

Due to a new copy-on-write mechanism, ${^PREMATCH}, ${^MATCH}, and ${^POSTMATCH} will be available after ... a, d, l and u These modifiers, all new in 5.14, affect which character-set rules (Unicode, etc.

perlrun - how to execute the Perl interpreter

Note that because -i renames or deletes the original file before creating a new file of the same name ... PERL_HASH_SEED (Since Perl 5.8.1, new semantics in Perl 5.18.0) Used to override the randomization

perltrap - Perl traps for the unwary

The local name becomes an alias to a new value but the external name is still an alias for the original

AutoLoader - load subroutines only on demand

Any old modules which use AutoLoader should be changed to the new calling style.

perlutil - utilities packaged with the Perl distribution

for converting other languages, the pl2pm utility will help you convert old-style Perl 4 libraries to new-style

enc2xs - enc2xs -- Perl Encode Module Generator

Quick Guide If you want to know as little about Perl as possible but need to add a new encoding, just

Carp - alternative warn and die for modules

The ability to override what @ISA says is new in 5.8. The trust in item 2 is transitive.

perlbs2000 - building and installing Perl for BS2000.

Using PerlIO and different encodings on ASCII and EBCDIC partitions Since version 5.8 Perl uses the new

ExtUtils::MM_VMS - methods to override UN*X behaviour in ExtUtils::MakeMaker

makeaperl (override) Undertake to build a new set of Perl images using VMS commands.

perlsec - Perl security

Unicode Unicode is a new and complex technology and one may easily overlook certain security pitfalls ... New Default Hash Function The default hash function has been modified with the intention of making

perlrebackslash - Perl Regular Expression Backslash Sequences and Escapes

\R Generic new line. Not in []. \s Character class for whitespace. ... New in perl 5.10.0 are the classes \h and \v which match horizontal and vertical whitespace characters

perldata - Perl data types

Another use for typeglobs is to pass filehandles into a function or to create new filehandles. ... In other words, *FH must be used to create new symbol table entries; *foo{THING} cannot.

Module::CoreList - what modules shipped with versions of perl

%Module::CoreList::families New, in 1.96, a hash that clusters known perl releases by their major versions

Math::BigInt::Calc - Pure Perl module to support Math::BigInt

Constructors _new(STR) Convert a string representing an unsigned decimal number to an object representing

perluniprops - Index of Unicode Version 6.3.0 character properties in Perl

} (Single: \p{InNewTaiLue}; NOT \p{New_Tai_Lue} NOR \p{Is_New_Tai_Lue}) ... } (= \p{Script=New_Tai_Lue}) (NOT \p{Block=New_Tai_Lue}) (83) \p{Tamil}

perldiag - various Perl diagnostics

Cloning substitution context is unimplemented (F) Creating a new thread inside the s/// operator is ... You must put parentheses around the filehandle, or use the new "or" operator instead of "||".

perlreref - Perl Regular Expressions Reference

+ 0 or 1 time (same as {0,1}) The possessive forms (new in Perl 5.10) prevent backtracking:

perlop - Perl operators and precedence

: use IO::Handle; my $fh = IO::Handle->new(); if ($fh ~~ /\bIO\b/) { say "handle smells IOish"; ... The new copy is always a plain string, even if the input string is an object or a tied variable.

perlglossary - Perl Glossary

attribute A new feature that allows the declaration of variables and subroutines with modifiers, as ... scalar storage locations, plus four references (in the first four scalar locations) pointing to four new

Hash::Util - A selection of general-utility hash subroutines

As of Perl 5.18 every hash has its own hash traversal order, and this order changes every time a new

Opcode - Disable named opcodes when compiling perl code

Usually, to create new filehandles other ops such as open would need to be enabled, if you don't take

Text::Balanced - Extract delimited text sequences from strings.

gen_extract_tagged (Note: This subroutine is only available under Perl5.005) gen_extract_tagged generates a new ... (whereas extract_tagged has to effectively rebuild its tag parser on every call); make use of the new

threads::shared - Perl extension for sharing data structures between threads

; View existing bug reports at, and submit any new bugs, problems, patches, etc. to: http://rt.cpan.org

perlwin32 - Perl under Windows

To use the Perl you just installed you will need to add a new entry to your PATH environment variable ... makefile then the installation structure is a little more complicated and you will need to add two new

perlport - Writing portable Perl

The good news is that at least some DBM module should be available, and AnyDBM_File will use whichever ... These CPAN testers are notified by mail of each new upload, and reply to the list with PASS, FAIL, NA

perlpod - the Plain Old Documentation format

You can place a Pod statement where perl expects the beginning of a new statement, but not within a statement

CPAN::FirstTime - Utility for CPAN::Config file Initialization

It determines after how many days CPAN.pm downloads new indexes.

perlaix - Perl version 5 on IBM AIX (UNIX) systems

It is highly recommended to use the new interface.

perlpodspec - Plain Old Documentation: format specification and notes

If you think that you want to add a new command to Pod (like, say, a "=biblio" command), consider whether ... items, "Neque", "Porro", and "Quisquam Est", followed by a paragraph explaining them all, and then a new

perlebcdic - Considerations for running Perl on EBCDIC platforms

Using Encode Starting from Perl 5.8 you can use the standard new module Encode to translate from EBCDIC ... Since version 5.8 Perl uses the new PerlIO I/O library.

perlreguts - Description of the Perl regular expression engine.

branch's tail to the tail of the # sequence # (NEW

perldebguts - Guts of Perl debugging

# New charclass like patterns LNBREAK none generic newline pattern # SPECIAL REGOPS

perliol - C API for Perl's implementation of IO in Layers.

least the size of PerlIOl, PerlIO_pushed will allocate memory for the layer's data structures and link new

perlpacktut - tutorial on pack and unpack

required to work on older Perls you'll need to unpack( 'Z* Z* C') to get the length, then use it to make a new

perlhist - the Perl history records

5.6.1 2001-Apr-08 Rafael 5.6.2-RC1 2003-Nov-08 5.6.2 2003-Nov-15 Fix new

Config - access Perl configuration information

targetmkdir From Cross.U: This variable contains the command used by Configure to create a new directory ... This may be useful for making a test installation of a new version without disturbing the existing installation

perlretut - Perl regular expressions tutorial

These are extensions to the traditional regular expression syntax that provide powerful new tools for