module-version - Gets the version info about a module


This document describes module-version version 1.004


This script gets the version of a requested list of modules.

It also can check the version of perl, or of Strawberry Perl or ActivePerl.


  module-version [ --help ] [ --usage ] [ --man ] [ --version ] [ -?] 
                 [--prompt] [perl] [strawberry[perl]] [activeperl]
                 Module1::To::Check Module2::To::Check ...

    -usage          Gives a minimum amount of aid and comfort.
    -help           Gives aid and comfort.
    -?              Gives aid and comfort.
    -man            Gives maximum aid and comfort.

    -version        Gives the name, version and copyright of the script.

    -prompt         Prompts for module names to print the versions of.

    perl            Gives the version, $^O, and $Config{archname} of perl.
    strawberryperl  Gives the version, bitness and version of gcc of
                    Strawberry Perl.
    activeperl      Gives the version and build number of ActivePerl.

    Module1::To::Check Module2::To::Check
                    Prints the version of the module if it exists and
                    is easily retrievable.


Perl 5.8.9 is the mimimum version of perl that this script will run on.

Other modules that this script depends on are Getopt::Long, Pod::Usage, and Term::ReadKey


Support is provided for this script on the same basis as Strawberry Perl.


Curtis Jewell, <>


Copyright 2010 Curtis Jewell.

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

The full text of the license can be found in the LICENSE file included with this distribution.