Graham Ollis ✈✈

NAME

Alien::xz - Find or build xz

VERSION

version 0.06

SYNOPSIS

In your Build.PL:

 use Module::Build;
 use Alien::xz;
 my $builder = Module::Build->new(
   ...
   configure_requires => {
     'Alien::xz' => '0',
     ...
   },
   extra_compiler_flags => Alien::xz->cflags,
   extra_linker_flags   => Alien::xz->libs,
   ...
 );
 
 $build->create_build_script;

In your Makefile.PL:

 use ExtUtils::MakeMaker;
 use Config;
 use Alien::xz;
 
 WriteMakefile(
   ...
   CONFIGURE_REQUIRES => {
     'Alien::xz' => '0',
   },
   CCFLAGS => Alien::xz->cflags . " $Config{ccflags}",
   LIBS    => [ Alien::xz->libs ],
   ...
 );

In your script or module:

 use Alien::xz;
 use Env qw( @PATH );
 
 unshift @ENV, Alien::xz->bin_dir;

DESCRIPTION

This package can be used by other CPAN modules that require xz, the compression utility, or liblzma, which comes with it.

HELPERS

xz

 %{xz}

Returns the name of the xz command. Usually just xz.

SEE ALSO

Alien, Alien::Base, Alien::Build::Manual::AlienUser

AUTHOR

Graham Ollis <plicease@cpan.org>

COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE

This software is copyright (c) 2017 by Graham Ollis.

This is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as the Perl 5 programming language system itself.