NAME

slackget10::PkgTools - A wrapper for the pkgtools action(installpkg, upgradepkg and removepkg)

VERSION

Version 1.0.0

SYNOPSIS

This class is anoter wrapper for slack-get. It will encapsulate the pkgtools system call.

    use slackget10::PkgTools;

    my $pkgtool = slackget10::PkgTools->new($config);
    $pkgtool->install($package1);
    $pkgtool->remove($package_list);
    foreach (@{$packagelist->get_all})
    {
        print "Status for ",$_->name," : ",$_->status()->to_string,"\n";
    }
    $pkgtool->upgrade($package_list);

CONSTRUCTOR

new

Take a slackget10::Config object as argument :

        my $pkgtool = new slackget10::PkgTool ($config);

FUNCTIONS

slackget10::PkgTools methods used the followings status :

                0 : Package have been installed successfully.
                1 : Package have been upgraded successfully.
                2 : Package have been removed successfully.
                3 : Can't install package : new package not found in the cache.
                4 : Can't remove package : no such package installed.
                5 : Can't upgrade package : new package not found in the cache.
                6 : Can't install package : an error occured during <installpkg-binary /> system call
                7 : Can't remove package : an error occured during <removepkg-binary /> system call
                8 : Can't upgrade package : an error occured during <upgradepkg-binary /> system call
                9 : Package scheduled for install on next reboot.
                10 : An error occured in the slackget10::PkgTool class (during installpkg, upgradepkg or removepkg) but the class is unable to understand the error.

install

Take a single slackget10::Package object or a single slackget10::PackageList as argument and call installpkg on all this packages. Return 1 or undef if an error occured. But methods from the slackget10::PkgTools class don't return on the first error, it will try to install all packages. Additionnally, for each package, set a status.

        $pkgtool->install($package_list);

upgrade

Take a single slackget10::Package object or a single slackget10::PackageList as argument and call upgradepkg on all this packages. Return 1 or undef if an error occured. But methods from the slackget10::PkgTools class don't return on the first error, it will try to install all packages. Additionnally, for each package, set a status.

        $pkgtool->install($package_list) ;

remove

Take a single slackget10::Package object or a single slackget10::PackageList as argument and call installpkg on all this packages. Return 1 or undef if an error occured. But methods from the slackget10::PkgTools class don't return on the first error, it will try to install all packages. Additionnally, for each package, set a status.

        $pkgtool->install($package_list);

AUTHOR

DUPUIS Arnaud, <a.dupuis@infinityperl.org>

BUGS

Please report any bugs or feature requests to bug-slackget10-networking@rt.cpan.org, or through the web interface at http://rt.cpan.org/NoAuth/ReportBug.html?Queue=slackget10. I will be notified, and then you'll automatically be notified of progress on your bug as I make changes.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

COPYRIGHT & LICENSE

Copyright 2005 DUPUIS Arnaud, All Rights Reserved.

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