CPAN::Patches - patch CPAN distributions
cpan-patches --patch-set $HOME/cpan-patches-set list
cpan-patches --patch-set $HOME/cpan-patches-set patch
This module allows to apply custom patches to the CPAN distributions.
See "patch" and "update_debian" for a detail description how.
See http://github.com/jozef/CPAN-Patches-Example-Set for example generated Debian patches set folder.
An array ref of folders where are the distribution patches located. Default is Sys::Path->sharedstatedir/cpan-patches/set which is /var/lib/cpan-patches/set on Linux.
Turns on/off some verbose output. By default it is on.
All plugins (Moose roles) from CPAN::Patches::Plugin::* will be loaded.
Apply all patches that are listed in .../module-name/patches/series.
Print out list of all patches files.
Apply all patches to the current CPAN distribution.
Return an array of patches filenames for given $module_name.
Returns a folder that exists in one of the patch_set_locations for a given $module_name.
Returns lowercased :: by - substituted and trimmed module name.
Reads a META.yml or META.json from $path. If $path is not provided than tries to read from current folder.
Generates and reads the META.yml using Build.PL or Makefile.PL.
The following people have contributed to the CPAN::Patches by committing their code, sending patches, reporting bugs, asking questions, suggesting useful advises, nitpicking, chatting on IRC or commenting on my blog (in no particular order):
email@example.com, <jkutej at cpan.org>
<jkutej at cpan.org>
Please report any bugs or feature requests to bug-cpan-patches at rt.cpan.org, or through the web interface at http://rt.cpan.org/NoAuth/ReportBug.html?Queue=CPAN-Patches. I will be notified, and then you'll automatically be notified of progress on your bug as I make changes.
bug-cpan-patches at rt.cpan.org
You can find documentation for this module with the perldoc command.
You can also look for information at:
RT: CPAN's request tracker
AnnoCPAN: Annotated CPAN documentation
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of either: the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; or the Artistic License.
See http://dev.perl.org/licenses/ for more information.
To install CPAN::Patches, copy and paste the appropriate command in to your terminal.
perl -MCPAN -e shell
For more information on module installation, please visit the detailed CPAN module installation guide.