NAME

LWP::UserAgent::Patch::Delay - Add sleep() between requests to slow down

VERSION

This document describes version 0.003 of LWP::UserAgent::Patch::Delay (from Perl distribution LWP-UserAgent-Patch-Delay), released on 2019-04-07.

SYNOPSIS

 use LWP::UserAgent::Patch::Delay;

DESCRIPTION

This patch adds sleep() between LWP::UserAgent's requests.

CONFIGURATION

-between_request

Float. Default is 1. Number of seconds to sleep() after each request. Uses Time::HiRes so you can include fractions of a second, e.g. 0.1 or 1.5.

FAQ

Why not subclass?

By patching, you do not need to replace all the client code which uses LWP::UserAgent (or WWW::Mechanize, and so on).

HOMEPAGE

Please visit the project's homepage at https://metacpan.org/release/LWP-UserAgent-Patch-Delay.

SOURCE

Source repository is at https://github.com/perlancar/perl-LWP-UserAgent-Patch-Delay.

BUGS

Please report any bugs or feature requests on the bugtracker website https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Dist/Display.html?Name=LWP-UserAgent-Patch-Delay

When submitting a bug or request, please include a test-file or a patch to an existing test-file that illustrates the bug or desired feature.

SEE ALSO

LWP::UserAgent

AUTHOR

perlancar <perlancar@cpan.org>

COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE

This software is copyright (c) 2019 by perlancar@cpan.org.

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