Revision history for MooseX-Getopt

0.75      2021-03-16 19:25:29Z
 - adjust tests to deal with formatting changes in Getopt::Long::Descriptive
   0.106 (RT#134754)

0.74      2018-09-23 23:41:10Z
 - fix init_arg when used in combination with an underscored attribute read
   from the config file (Andreas Koenig, github #11)

0.73      2018-09-01 05:43:55Z
 - properly wrap usage text that contains newlines (Andreas Koenig, github
 - move the exit() to a higher scope, to allow for 'after' method modifiers on
   'print_usage_text' (Michael Schout, github #9)

0.72      2018-08-04 04:45:57Z
 - fix tests that broke with Getopt::Long::Descriptive 0.103 (RT#125992,
   Damyan Ivanov, debian-perl group)

0.71      2016-06-19 04:08:13Z
 - private attributes (i.e., lead "_) with a public init_arg now work.

0.70      2016-05-10 20:32:32Z
 - In 0.69, an undefined init_arg would cause warnings and exception.
   Attributes with an undefined init_arg are now ignored. (thanks, Greg
   Oschwald! -- PR #7)

0.69      2016-04-22 11:27:12Z
 - attributes' "init_arg" settings are now respected when retrieving command
   line options (thanks, Olaf Alders! -- PR#6)

0.68      2015-03-04 18:16:30Z
 - fix tests that look for the wrong prereqs (0.67)

0.67      2015-02-28 04:37:19Z
 - remove argv from passed-through buildargs if no argv attribute exists, to
   mollify MooseX::StrictConstructor (RT#101938, Jose Luis Martinez)

0.66      2015-01-28 02:05:54Z
 - fix tests for formatting changes in Getopt::Long::Descriptive 0.099

0.65      2014-08-06 06:09:04Z
 - re-release to remove README.pod from shipped dist

0.64      2014-08-02 17:35:20Z
 - bump required version of Getopt::Long::Descriptive to avoid an infinite
   loop problem (thanks, Bram!)

0.63      2014-03-25 16:37:58Z
 - fix test prereq on Test::Warnings (thanks, omega!)

0.62      2014-03-07 05:44:01Z
 - fix test that assumes option parsing is case-insensitive, which is no
   longer true with Getopt::Long::Descriptive 0.097

0.61      2014-02-11 06:30:14Z
 - fix potentially-broken check-breaks test when a conflicting module fails to

0.60      2014-02-10 02:21:05Z
 - avoid failing an optional test when YAML is not installed

0.59      2013-11-30 19:02:01Z
 - re-release to fix compile test

0.58      2013-09-13 16:57:41Z
 - remove use of deprecated $Config::Any::YAML::NO_YAML_XS_WARNING in tests
 - warnings tests bypassed during installation
 - author metadata moved to contributors

0.57      2013-09-07 21:29:05Z
 - spelling fixes (RT#87780, David Steinbrunner)
 - removed use of deprecated Class::MOP::load_class
 - repository migrated from shadowcat to the github moose organization

0.56      2013-02-15 21:13:18Z
 - depend on newest Path::Tiny, to regain 5.8.x compatibility (gone since

0.55      2013-02-12 18:02:55Z
 - fix broken tests on win32 with file comparisons

0.54      2013-02-10 00:25:32Z
 - fix broken tests on win32 with file comparisons
 - allow configfiles called "0"
 - support more mechanisms for overriding default configfile
 - when using in conjunction with MooseX::ConfigFromFile, configfile value now
   properly passed to new()

0.53      2013-02-05 17:59:00Z
 - properly indicate optional dependency in tests using

0.52      2013-02-03 03:01:25Z
 - tests converted from using Path::Class to Path::Tiny

0.51      2013-01-27 17:38:11Z
 - missing test prereqs now declared (thanks for the automated reports, David

0.50      2012-12-27 08:20:56Z
 - unbreak Catalyst::Runtime tests (etc) by keeping _getopt_full_usage in the
   callstack. (RT#82249)

0.49      2012-12-26 18:13:41Z
 - silence a warning in tests if the user does not have YAML::XS installed
   (thanks for the report, Getty!)
 - fix off-by-one issues in test plans if optional requirements are not met

0.48      2012-12-24 02:08:04Z
 - documentation and tests amended to prefer usage of 'trait' over 'metaclass'
   as much as possible
 - print_usage_text() exposed as a public method, to make it easier for
   consuming classes to modify the behaviour when usage text is printed

0.47      2012-08-30 23:37:59Z
 - re-release to remove double $VERSION declarations

0.46      2012-08-30 22:17:28Z
 - -h is also treated as a --help option

0.45      2012-05-13 16:49:58Z
 - use Path::Class in test to avoid test failures on MSWin32 with filename

0.44      2012-05-11 17:44:48Z
 - now respecting value of configfile passed to the constructor, when used in
   conjunction with MooseX::ConfigFromFile. (Karen Etheridge)

0.43      2012-04-29 16:35:52Z
 - re-release as non-trial.

0.42      2012-04-15 16:13:05Z (TRIAL RELEASE)
 - reformatted the Changes file, with the help of CPAN::Changes, to something
   a little more standard.
 - more release-only tests added

0.41      2012-04-15 01:36:00Z (TRIAL RELEASE)
 - Now bails with exit status 0, rather than dying, when printing
   requested --usage/--help information (usage printed via invalid arguments
   will still die, however). (Karen Etheridge)

0.40      2012-04-13
 - Fix tests when MooseX::ConfigFromFile is installed, with
   Getopt::Long::Descriptive >= 0.091. RT#76287
 - Pod fix from debian. Salvatore Bonaccorso <> RT#74681
 - Spelling fix from debian. Jonathan Yu <> RT#74681

0.39      2012-02-03
 - Fix argument parsing in process_argv when used with ConfigFromFile so
   that -v can be used as expected, rather than being grabbed as --version

0.38      2011-12-23
 - More documentation on Getopt::Long settings and how they alter this
   role's behaviour, in particular with regards to extra_argv capturing.
   (Karen Etheridge)

0.37      2011-03-30
 - Fix missing dependency. (RT#67077)

0.36      2011-03-29
 - Fix dist.ini 'Prereq' into 'Prereqs' (Damien Krotkine)
 - MooseX::Getopt::GLD
   - change it to a MooseX::Role::Parameterized, so that it accepts
     'getopt_conf' parameter (Damien Krotkine)

0.35      2011-02-09
 - Fix missed change from Test::Exception to Test::Fatal

0.34      2011-02-08
 - The test suite now uses Test::Fatal instead of Test::Exception. (Karen
 - Move most of new_with_options logic into separate publically accessible
   process_argv method, so that arg processing can be done without actually
   creating object (Jonathan Swartz)

0.33      2010-08-26
 - Remove Test::Most from newly added test (RT#60766)

0.32      2010-08-26
 - Fix handling of Union types (RT#58417)

0.31      2010-07-07
 - Fix issue causing tests to fail if MooseX::SimpleConfig isn't installed.

0.30      2010-07-06
 - MooseX::Getopt::Basic
   - uses attribute insertion order when determining the order in which
     options are documented in the usage (e.g. in $obj->usage->text). (Karen

 - MooseX::Getopt::Basic
   - store the usage object to the usage attr (RT#58715)
   - properly checks whether the *option* --help, --usage, or --? were used,
     rather than the attribute 'help', 'usage' or '?' were set
 - MooseX::Getopt::GLD
   - add the usage attribute for storing the Getopt::Long::Descriptive::Usage
     object, and the help attribute for storing --help, --usage and --? state
 (RT#47865, RT#56783, RT#52474).  (Karen Etheridge)

 - MooseX::Getopt::Basic
   - Disable auto_help config in Getopt::Long, to avoid calling into pod2usage
     when the --help option is used while MooseX::ConfigFromFile is in use
     (the intent is just to fetch the value of the configfile option)
     (RT#57683). (Karen Etheridge)

0.29      2010-06-15
 - Fix repository metadata. Thanks Robert Bohne for noticing!

0.28      2010-06-05
 - MooseX::Getopt::Strict
   - Make it work with Getopt attribute traits in addition to attribute
 - Switch from Module::Install to Dist::Zilla.

0.27      2010-02-10
 - Makefile.PL
   - Bump dependency to Getopt::Long::Descriptive to 0.081 in an attempt to
     avoid test failures.
 - MooseX::Getopt::Dashes
   - Document that using a cmd_flag argument to attributes can be used to
     override the tr/_/-/ replacement ::Dashes does on attribute names

0.26      2009-12-10
 - MooseX::Getopt::Basic
   - Fix bug with attribute names containing upper case letters.
 - Test suite
   - Add t/106_no_ignore_case.t for testing the compatibility with

0.25      2009-11-26
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - Split out the warnings and the exception from Getopt so that they can be
  - Split out calling ->die on Getopt::Long::Descriptive::Usage so that it can
    be overridden.
   - Properly split roles as promised in 0.22.

0.24      2009-10-23
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - Fix bug with mixed case attribute names (MAROS)

0.23      2009-10-02
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - Allow the config file to return a code ref which is called to return the
     config file location (Gordon Irving)

0.22      2009-09-05
 - Require GLD 0.077 for RT#49427 as some versions are broken
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - Split into MooseX::Getopt::Basic (without the G::L::Descriptive support)
     and MooseX::Getopt::GLD.
 - Tests
   - Ensure author tests get run when in author mode.

0.21      2009-08-27
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - Enable and document the argv parameter to the constructor.
   - Applied patches in RT43200 and RT43255
   - Applied patch from RT#47766 to not die if SimpleConfig cannot find the
     default config file name.

0.20      2009-07-09
 - fix MANIFEST.SKIP to avoid double-packaging

0.19      2009-07-08
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - Fix Getopt config spec for --configfile (t0m)
   - Add support for --usage/--help/--? (
   - Fix new_with_options to accept a hashref (
 - Tests
   - Fix warning from tests with new Moose (t0m)
   - Fix tests on Win32 from RT#44909 (taro-nishino)

0.18      2009-04-09
 - MooseX::Getopt::Dashes
   - New module, for converting undercores to dashes (ilmari)

0.17      2009-04-08
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - work with latest Moose (hdp)
   - unify module version numbers with dist version (hdp)

0.16      2009-02-17
 - Tests
   - run pod tests only if RELEASE_TESTING env var is set

0.15      2008-07-26
 - MooseX::Getopt::OptionTypeMap
   - Accept type constraint objects in the type mapping, not just names

0.14      2008-07-10
 - MooseX::Getopt::OptionTypeMap
   - Change 'Float' which doesn't exist to 'Num' which does (perigrin)
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - removed the default handling with Getopt::Long::Descriptive as it would
     override constructor parameters and that was bad. Besides, Moose will
     just DWIM on this anyway. (stevan)
     - added test for it (stevan)
 - Tests
   - fixed Getopt::Long::Descriptive specific tests to only run if
     Getopt::Long::Descriptive is there (stevan)

0.13      2008-05-24
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - Commandline option shouldn't be required in the case that the given
     "required" attribute has been loaded from config (MooseX::ConfigFromFile)
   - Support for MooseX::ConfigFromFile shouldn't require that role be added
     at the same level as Getopt.
   - fixed miscapitalization of NoGetopt in the docs
   - added links to the traits in the docs
 - converted to Module::Install instead of Module::Build

0.12      2008-03-14
 - updated copyright dates
 - upped the Moose dependency to support the custom metaclass traits
 - added Getopt::Long::Descriptive as an optional dependency
 - MooseX::Getopt MooseX::Getopt::Meta::Attribute
   - added support for custom metaclass traits
     - added tests for this

0.11      2008-01-27
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - Commandline option shouldn't be required in the case that the given
     "required" attribute has a default or a builder method.

0.10      2008-01-23
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - Support default configfile attribute when used with
     MooseX::ConfigFromFile-based roles

0.09      2008-01-22
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - Use Getopt::Long::Descriptive if it's available

0.08      2007-12-08
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - Added support for configfile loading via MooseX::ConfigFromFile-based
     roles with the -configfile commandline option.

0.07      2007-12-04
 - MooseX::Getopt::Meta::Attribute::NoGetopt
   - fixed miscapitalization of NoGetopt in the docs

0.06      2007-11-23
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - refactored &new_with_option some so that this will work better with other
     Getopt modules (nuffin)
 - MooseX::Getopt::Strict
   - version of MooseX::Getopt which requires you to specify which attributes
     you want processed explicity
     - added tests for this
 - MooseX::Getopt::Meta::Attribute::NoGetopt
   - a custom meta-attribute which can be used to specify that an attribute
     should not be processed
     - added tests for this

0.05      2007-07-03
 - MooseX::Getopt::OptionTypeMap
   - added some checks to make sure that the type constraints are found
     properly and to give better diagnostics

0.04      2007-06-26
 - MooseX::Getopt::OptionTypeMap
   - Added support for subtype constraint inference from parent types
     - added tests and docs for this
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - Added extra_argv attribute
     - added tests and docs for this
   - We now unmangle the Getopt::Long-mangled @ARGV
     - added tests and docs for this
   - We now throw an exception from new_with_options if Getopt fails due to
     bad arguments.
     - added tests and docs for this

0.03      2007-05-02
 - downgraded the Getopt version requirement to 2.35 as per RT #26844
 - adding blblack to the authors list
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - doc update to show simple way to of excluding an attribute, but not
     having accessors with underscores (thanks to Zaba on #moose for this)
 - MooseX::Getopt::Meta::Attribute
   - tightening up the type constraint in the cmd_alias coercion to only
     accept strings

0.02      2007-04-06
 - MooseX::Getopt
   - added the ARGV attribute (thanks to blblack)
     - added tests and docs for this
 - MooseX::Getopt::Meta::Attribute
   - added the cmd_aliases attribute (thanks to blblack)
     - added tests and docs for this
   - added support for Moose 0.19's custom attribute metaclass alias registry.
     - added tests and docs for this

0.01      2007-03-09
 - module released to CPAN