Bundle::Perl6 - A bundle to install Perl6-related modules


  $ cpan Bundle::Perl6


Attribute::Handlers - Simpler definition of attribute handlers

Attribute::Types - Attributes that confer type on variables

Attribute::Overload - Attribute that makes overloading easier

Attribute::TieClasses - Attribute wrappers for CPAN Tie classes

Attribute::Util - A selection of general-utility attributes

Attribute::Deprecated - Mark deprecated methods

CLASS - Alias for __PACKAGE__

Class::Object - Each object is its own class

Coro - create and manage coroutines

NEXT - Provide a pseudo-class NEXT for method redispatch

Scalar::Properties - Run-time properties on scalar variables

Switch - A switch statement for Perl

Parrot::Embed - parrot

Perl6::Attributes - Perl 6-like member variable syntax

Perl6::Binding - implement Perl6 aliasing features

Perl6::Builtins - Provide Perl 5 versions of the new Perl 6 builtins

Perl6::Caller - OO caller() interface

Perl6::Classes - First class classes in Perl 5

Perl6::Contexts - array and hash variables turn into references to themselves when used in non-numeric scalar context or as function arguments

Perl6::Currying - Perl 6 subroutine currying for Perl 5

Perl6::Doc - all useful Perl 6 documentation in your command line

Perl6::Export - Implements the Perl 6 'is export(...)' trait

Perl6::Export::Attrs - The Perl 6 'is export(...)' trait as a Perl 5 attribute

Perl6::Form - Implements the Perl 6 'form' built-in

Perl6::Gather - Implements the Perl 6 'gather/take' control structure in Perl 5

Perl6::Interpolators - Use Perl 6 function-interpolation syntax

Perl6::Junction - Perl6 style Junction operators in Perl5

Perl6::Parameters - Perl 6-style prototypes with named parameters

Perl6::Perl - $obj->perl just like $obj.perl in Perl 6

Perl6::Perldoc - Use Perl 6 documentation in a Perl 5 program

Perl6::Placeholders - Perl 6 implicitly declared parameters for Perl 5

Perl6::Pugs - A Perl 6 implementation

Perl6::Roles - Perl6 roles in Perl5

Perl6::Rules - Implements (most of) the Perl 6 regex syntax

Perl6::Say - print -- but no newline needed

Perl6::Slurp - Implements the Perl 6 'slurp' built-in

Perl6::Subs - Define your subroutines in the Perl 6 style

Perl6::Take - gather/take in Perl 5

Perl6::Tokener - It's a Perl 6 tokener. It tokenizes Perl 6.

Perl6::Variables - Perl 6 variable syntax for Perl 5

Regexp::Parser - base class for parsing regexes (contains Perl6::Rule::Parser)

UNIVERSAL::exports - Lightweight, universal exporting of variables

Want - Implement the want() command

v6 - An experimental Perl 6 implementation


This bundle defines modules that may be of interest to those discussing and implementing the Perl 6 language. Some of these are proof-of-concepts that the respective authors have implemented to show how things might work in Perl 6.


No bugs have been reported.

Please report any bugs or feature requests through the web interface at


See perlmodinstall for information and options on installing Perl modules.


The latest version of this module is available from the Comprehensive Perl Archive Network (CPAN). Visit <> to find a CPAN site near you. Or see <>.


Marcel Grünauer, <>


Copyright 2004-2008 by the authors.

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