Daniel Muey
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NAME

Authen::Simple::Gmail - Simple authentication using Gmail

VERSION

This document describes Authen::Simple::Gmail version 0.2

SYNOPSIS

    use Authen::Simple::Gmail;

    my $gmail_auth = Authen::Simple::Gmail->new();

    if ( $gmail_auth->authenticate( $username, $password ) ) {
        # successful Gmail authentication
    }
    else {
        # failed Gmail authentication
    }

DESCRIPTION

This adapter allows you to have gmail authentication support yo your Authen::Simple stack.

INTERFACE

Same as any Authen::Simple adapter. See SYNOPSIS and Authen::Simple.

check()

The adapter method. See Authen::Simple::Adapter.

DIAGNOSTICS

Throws no warnings or errors of its own.

If authenticate() returns false and the object has a log() it will call:

error() if the SSL object could not be created
debug() if the user or pass did not work

CONFIGURATION AND ENVIRONMENT

Authen::Simple::Gmail requires no configuration files or environment variables.

DEPENDENCIES

Authen::Simple::Adapter for subclassing.

IO::Socket::SSL for the SSL socket

INCOMPATIBILITIES

None reported.

BUGS AND LIMITATIONS

No bugs have been reported.

Please report any bugs or feature requests to bug-authen-simple-gmail@rt.cpan.org, or through the web interface at http://rt.cpan.org.

AUTHOR

Daniel Muey <http://drmuey.com/cpan_contact.pl>

LICENCE AND COPYRIGHT

Copyright (c) 2013, Daniel Muey <http://drmuey.com/cpan_contact.pl>. All rights reserved.

This module is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself. See perlartistic.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY

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