Acme::MetaSyntactic::metro - The metro theme


This theme lists all the active stations of several subway lines.

List of cities included

All themes are divided into lines, according to the local nomenclature, e.g. fr/paris/ligne_5.

This theme currently includes the stations for the following cities:

  • fr/paris: Paris, France, 16 lines.

  • fr/lyon: Lyon, France, 4 lines.

  • fr/marseille: Marseille, France, 2 lines.

  • fr/rennes: Rennes, France, 1 line.

  • fr/lille: Lille, France, 2 lines.


    fr/toulouse: Toulouse, France, 2 lines.

  • nl/amsterdam: Amsterdam, Netherlands, 5 lines.

  • au/vienna: Vienna, Austria, 5 lines.

  • pt/porto: Port, Portugal, 4 lines.

  • us/camden: Camden, United States, 1 line.

  • us/philadelpha: Philadelphia, United States, 3 lines.

  • us/chicago: Chicago, United States, 8 lines.

  • uk/glasgow: Glasgow, United Kingdom, 1 line.

  • uk/london: London, United Kingdom, 11 lines.

  • uk/london/dlr: Docklands Light Rail, London, United Kingdom, 6 branches.

  • nl/rotterdam: Rotterdam, Netherlands, 2 lines.

  • ca/toronto: Toronto, Canada, 4 lines.

According to Abigail, the addition of the London Tube stations to Acme::MetaSyntactic makes for another milestone: we can now use meta to play Mornington Crescent.


Philippe Bruhat (BooK), Abigail, Elliot Shank.


This module is dedicated to the Paris subway, which was opened to the public on July 19, 1900.


  • 2015-02-02 - v1.004

    Updates for the Lyon metro, published in Acme-MetaSyntactic-Themes version 1.045.

  • 2014-08-18 - v1.003

    Updated by Eric Guirbal with the two metro lines for Toulouse, in Acme-MetaSyntactic-Themes version 1.041.

  • 2012-08-06 - v1.002

    Updated by Abigail with three metro lines for Philadelphia, the PATCO line between Camden and Philadelphia, the metro line for Glascow, the Docklands Light Rail lines for London, and the removal the East London metro line, in Acme-MetaSyntactic-Themes version 1.013.

  • 2012-05-14 - v1.001

    Updated with typographical corrections by Abigail in Acme-MetaSyntactic-Themes version 1.001.

  • 2012-05-07 - v1.000

    Updated for some French metro lines, and received its own version number in Acme-MetaSyntactic-Themes version 1.000.

  • 2006-09-11

    Updated by Elliot Shank with the Chicago metro and by Abigail with the London Tube, Rotterdam and Toronto metro lines in Acme-MetaSyntactic version 0.91.

  • 2006-09-06

    Abigail sent the lists of stations for London Tube. Later in the same day, he sent the lists of stations for the Rotterdam and Toronto metro lines.

  • 2006-09-04

    Elliot Shank sent a patch adding the Chicago metro (RT #21325).

  • 2006-08-21

    Updated with station names for Lyon, Marseille, Lille, Rennes, Amsterdam, Vienna, Porto, and grouped stations by line in Acme-MetaSyntactic version 0.88.

  • 2006-07-17

    Introduced in Acme-MetaSyntactic version 0.83.


Acme::MetaSyntactic, Acme::MetaSyntactic::MultiList.