++ed by:
PSMITH AWNCORP ROMANF

3 PAUSE users

Al Newkirk

NAME

Faker - Extensible Fake Data Generator

VERSION

version 0.12

SYNOPSIS

    use Faker;

    my $faker = Faker->new;

    my $address   = $faker->provider('Address');
    my $color     = $faker->provider('Color');
    my $company   = $faker->provider('Company');
    my $internet  = $faker->provider('Internet');
    my $lorem     = $faker->provider('Lorem');
    my $payment   = $faker->provider('Payment');
    my $person    = $faker->provider('Person');
    my $telephone = $faker->provider('Telephone');

    say $address->lines;
    say $color->name;
    say $company->name;
    say $internet->ip_address;
    say $lorem->sentences;
    say $payment->card_number;
    say $person->username;
    say $telephone->number;

    # or

    say $faker->address_lines;
    say $faker->color_name;
    say $faker->company_name;
    say $faker->internet_ip_address;
    say $faker->lorem_sentences;
    say $faker->payment_card_number;
    say $faker->person_username;
    say $faker->telephone_number;

DESCRIPTION

Faker is a Perl library that generates fake data for you. Whether you need to bootstrap your database, create good-looking XML documents, fill-in your persistence to stress test it, or anonymize data taken from a production service, Faker makes it easy to generate fake data. Note: This is an early release available for testing and feedback and as such is subject to change.

ATTRIBUTES

namespace

    $faker->namespace('MyApp::FakeData');

The namespace attribute contains the namespace from which providers will be loaded. This attribute defaults to Faker::Provider.

locale

    $faker->locale('en_US');

The locale attribute contains the locale string which is concatenated with the namespace attribute to load fake data which is locale-specific.

METHODS

provider

    $faker->provider('Company'); # Faker::Provider::en_US::Company

The provider method uses the namespace and locale attributes to load a particular provider which provides methods to generate fake data.

address_city_name

    $faker->address_city_name; # Leathaville

The address_city_name method generates a random ficticious city name. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the city_name method on the Faker::Provider::Address class.

address_city_prefix

    $faker->address_city_prefix; # East

The address_city_prefix method generates a random ficticious city prefix. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the city_prefix method on the Faker::Provider::en_US::Address class.

address_city_suffix

    $faker->address_city_suffix; # town

The address_city_suffix method generates a random ficticious city suffix. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the city_suffix method on the Faker::Provider::Address class.

address_country_name

    $faker->address_country_name; # Maldives

The address_country_name method generates a random ficticious country name. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the country_name method on the Faker::Provider::en_US::Address class.

address_latitude

    $faker->address_latitude; # 71.339800

The address_latitude method generates a random ficticious latitude point. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the latitude method on the Faker::Provider::Address class.

address_line1

    $faker->address_line1; # 55 Wolf Street

The address_line1 method generates a random ficticious street address. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the line1 method on the Faker::Provider::Address class.

address_line2

    $faker->address_line2; # Apt. 097

The address_line2 method generates a random ficticious address line2. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the line2 method on the Faker::Provider::en_US::Address class.

address_lines

    $faker->address_lines; # 23 West Parkway, Antoinetteford, 57654-9772

The address_lines method generates a random ficticious stree address. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the lines method on the Faker::Provider::Address class.

address_longitude

    $faker->address_longitude; # 40.987408

The address_longitude method generates a random ficticious longitude point. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the longitude method on the Faker::Provider::Address class.

address_number

    $faker->address_number; # 5

The address_number method generates a random ficticious street number. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the number method on the Faker::Provider::Address class.

address_postal_code

    $faker->address_postal_code; # 54708-5923

The address_postal_code method generates a random ficticious postal code. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the postal_code method on the Faker::Provider::Address class.

address_state_abbr

    $faker->address_state_abbr; # MT

The address_state_abbr method generates a random ficticious state abbr. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the state_abbr method on the Faker::Provider::en_US::Address class.

address_state_name

    $faker->address_state_name; # Missouri

The address_state_name method generates a random ficticious state name. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the state_name method on the Faker::Provider::en_US::Address class.

address_street_name

    $faker->address_street_name; # Gottlieb Avenue

The address_street_name method generates a random ficticious street name. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the street_name method on the Faker::Provider::Address class.

address_street_suffix

    $faker->address_street_suffix; # Street

The address_street_suffix method generates a random ficticious street suffix. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the street_suffix method on the Faker::Provider::Address class.

color_hex_code

    $faker->color_hex_code; # #f69e17

The color_hex_code method generates a random ficticious hex color. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the hex_code method on the Faker::Provider::Color class.

color_name

    $faker->color_name; # DarkBlue

The color_name method generates a random ficticious color name. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the name method on the Faker::Provider::Color class.

color_rgbcolors

    $faker->color_rgbcolors; # 191,5,180

The color_rgbcolors method generates a random ficticious rgb colors. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the rgbcolors method on the Faker::Provider::Color class.

color_rgbcolors_array

    $faker->color_rgbcolors_array; # [217,103,213]

The color_rgbcolors_array method generates a random ficticious rgb colors. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the rgbcolors_array method on the Faker::Provider::Color class.

color_rgbcolors_css

    $faker->color_rgbcolors_css; # rgb(173,240,91)

The color_rgbcolors_css method generates a random ficticious rgbcolors for css. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the rgbcolors_css method on the Faker::Provider::Color class.

color_safe_hex_code

    $faker->color_safe_hex_code; # #ff003e

The color_safe_hex_code method generates a random ficticious safe hex color. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the safe_hex_code method on the Faker::Provider::Color class.

color_safe_name

    $faker->color_safe_name; # fuchsia

The color_safe_name method generates a random ficticious safe color name. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the safe_name method on the Faker::Provider::Color class.

company_buzzword_type1

    $faker->company_buzzword_type1; # synergize

The company_buzzword_type1 method generates a random ficticious buzzword type1. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the buzzword_type1 method on the Faker::Provider::en_US::Company class.

company_buzzword_type2

    $faker->company_buzzword_type2; # vertical

The company_buzzword_type2 method generates a random ficticious buzzword type2. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the buzzword_type2 method on the Faker::Provider::en_US::Company class.

company_buzzword_type3

    $faker->company_buzzword_type3; # methodologies

The company_buzzword_type3 method generates a random ficticious buzzword type3. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the buzzword_type3 method on the Faker::Provider::en_US::Company class.

company_description

    $faker->company_description; # Delivers discrete processimprovement

The company_description method generates a random ficticious description. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the description method on the Faker::Provider::en_US::Company class.

company_jargon_buzz_word

    $faker->company_jargon_buzz_word; # encryption

The company_jargon_buzz_word method generates a random ficticious jargon buzz word. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the jargon_buzz_word method on the Faker::Provider::en_US::Company class.

company_jargon_edge_word

    $faker->company_jargon_edge_word; # Public-key

The company_jargon_edge_word method generates a random ficticious jargon edge word. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the jargon_edge_word method on the Faker::Provider::en_US::Company class.

company_jargon_prop_word

    $faker->company_jargon_prop_word; # upward-trending

The company_jargon_prop_word method generates a random ficticious jargon proposition word. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the jargon_prop_word method on the Faker::Provider::en_US::Company class.

company_name

    $faker->company_name; # Quitzon Inc.

The company_name method generates a random ficticious company name. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the name method on the Faker::Provider::Company class.

company_name_suffix

    $faker->company_name_suffix; # Inc.

The company_name_suffix method generates a random ficticious company name suffix. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the name_suffix method on the Faker::Provider::Company class.

company_tagline

    $faker->company_tagline; # mindshare customized seize

The company_tagline method generates a random ficticious tagline. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the tagline method on the Faker::Provider::en_US::Company class.

internet_domain_name

    $faker->internet_domain_name; # bauch-co.net

The internet_domain_name method generates a random ficticious domain name. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the domain_name method on the Faker::Provider::Internet class.

internet_domain_word

    $faker->internet_domain_word; # jerde-gulgowski

The internet_domain_word method generates a random ficticious domain word. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the domain_word method on the Faker::Provider::Internet class.

internet_email_address

    $faker->internet_email_address; # jessy.kunze\@brekke-cartwright.net

The internet_email_address method generates a random ficticious email address. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the email_address method on the Faker::Provider::Internet class.

internet_email_domain

    $faker->internet_email_domain; # gmail.com

The internet_email_domain method generates a random ficticious email domain. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the email_domain method on the Faker::Provider::Internet class.

internet_ip_address

    $faker->internet_ip_address; # 151.127.26.209

The internet_ip_address method generates a random ficticious ip address. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the ip_address method on the Faker::Provider::Internet class.

internet_ip_address_v4

    $faker->internet_ip_address_v4; # 165.132.192.226

The internet_ip_address_v4 method generates a random ficticious ip address v4. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the ip_address_v4 method on the Faker::Provider::Internet class.

internet_ip_address_v6

    $faker->internet_ip_address_v6; # 8ae5:e9ac:e5fb:4fc2:7763:fa5e:aaf4:8120

The internet_ip_address_v6 method generates a random ficticious ip address v6. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the ip_address_v6 method on the Faker::Provider::Internet class.

internet_root_domain

    $faker->internet_root_domain; # org

The internet_root_domain method generates a random ficticious root domain. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the root_domain method on the Faker::Provider::Internet class.

internet_url

    $faker->internet_url; # http://bauch-runte-and-ondricka.info/

The internet_url method generates a random ficticious url. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the url method on the Faker::Provider::Internet class.

lorem_paragraph

    $faker->lorem_paragraph;
    # velit vitae molestiae ut dolores. amet est qui rem placeat accusamus
    # accusamus labore. qui quidem expedita non.\n\n

The lorem_paragraph method generates a random ficticious paragraph. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the paragraph method on the Faker::Provider::Lorem class.

lorem_paragraphs

    $faker->lorem_paragraphs;
    # nobis minus aut nam. odio autem fuga et reprehenderit. magnam eius et
    # possimus.\n\nvelit nam vel nam harum maxime id dolorum. sed ut molestiae
    # cumque voluptas aspernatur quidem aut dicta. officia laborum dolorem ab
    # ipsa deleniti.\n\n

The lorem_paragraphs method generates a random ficticious paragraphs. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the paragraphs method on the Faker::Provider::Lorem class.

lorem_sentence

    $faker->lorem_sentence; # animi iure quo assumenda est.

The lorem_sentence method generates a random ficticious sentence. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the sentence method on the Faker::Provider::Lorem class.

lorem_sentences

    $faker->lorem_sentences;
    # placeat beatae qui aliquid. distinctio quasi repudiandae hic id.
    # explicabo culpa debitis excepturi aliquam quo ea.

The lorem_sentences method generates a random ficticious sentences. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the sentences method on the Faker::Provider::Lorem class.

lorem_word

    $faker->lorem_word; # quidem

The lorem_word method generates a random ficticious word. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the word method on the Faker::Provider::Lorem class.

lorem_words

    $faker->lorem_words; # voluptatibus officia delectus unde sed

The lorem_words method generates a random ficticious words. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the words method on the Faker::Provider::Lorem class.

payment_card_expiration

    $faker->payment_card_expiration; # 02/17

The payment_card_expiration method generates a random ficticious credit card expiration date. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the card_expiration method on the Faker::Provider::Payment class.

payment_card_number

    $faker->payment_card_number; # 37814449158323

The payment_card_number method generates a random ficticious credit card number. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the card_number method on the Faker::Provider::Payment class.

payment_vendor

    $faker->payment_vendor; # MasterCard

The payment_vendor method generates a random ficticious credit card vendor. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the vendor method on the Faker::Provider::Payment class.

person_first_name

    $faker->person_first_name; # John

The person_first_name method generates a random ficticious first name. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the first_name method on the Faker::Provider::Person class.

person_last_name

    $faker->person_last_name; # Doe

The person_last_name method generates a random ficticious last name. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the last_name method on the Faker::Provider::Person class.

person_name

    $faker->person_name; # Jane Doe

The person_name method generates a random ficticious full name. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the name method on the Faker::Provider::Person class.

person_name_prefix

    $faker->person_name_prefix; # Miss

The person_name_prefix method generates a random ficticious name prefix. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the name_prefix method on the Faker::Provider::en_US::Person class.

person_name_suffix

    $faker->person_name_suffix; # III

The person_name_suffix method generates a random ficticious name suffix. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the name_suffix method on the Faker::Provider::en_US::Person class.

person_username

    $faker->person_username; # Jane.Doe

The person_username method generates a random ficticious username. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the username method on the Faker::Provider::Person class.

telephone_number

    $faker->telephone_number; # (111) 456-1127

The telephone_number method generates a random ficticious telephone number. This method is a proxy method which is the equivilent of calling the number method on the Faker::Provider::Telephone class.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

Some parts of this library were adopted from the following implementations.

AUTHOR

Al Newkirk <anewkirk@ana.io>

COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE

This software is copyright (c) 2014 by Al Newkirk.

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