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NAME

Apache::Tika - A perl interface to Apache Tika API

SYNOPSIS

 use Apache::Tika

 my $tika = Apache::Tika->new();

 # Extract metadata and text from a pdf file
 open my $fh, '<:raw', '/local/file.pdf';
 my $pdf = do { local $/; <$fh> };
 close $fh;

 my $meta = $tika->meta($pdf);
 my $text = $tika->tika($pdf);

 # Extract text from a website
 my $response = LWP::UserAgent->get('http://some.web.site');
 my $text = $tika->tika(
  $r->decoded_content('charset' => 'none'),
  $r->headers->header('content-type')
 );

DESCRIPTION

This module provide Apache Tika api support

CONSTRUCTOR

Apache::Tika->new(%options)

This constructs Apache::Tika object. You can specify the following options

url

Apache Tika server url (defaults to http://localhost:9998)

ua

Custom useragent

METHODS

The following api methods are available, to get more information about method responses visit http://wiki.apache.org/tika/TikaJAXRS

$tika->meta($bytes, $contentType)
$tika->rmeta($bytes, $contentType)
$tika->tika($bytes, $contentType)
$tika->detect_stream($bytes)
$tika->language_stream($bytes)

The $bytes parameter is always required and must contain the data to send to the server. The $contentType is optional, but if know the $bytes content-type (p.e. "text/html; charset=iso-8") you can send it to improve the tika response.

SEE ALSO

Apache Tika