Author image Yo-An Lin (林佑安)

NAME

App::cpansearch - A lightweight fast cpan module search utility written in C.

DESCRIPTION

A lightweight fast cpan module search utility written in C.

SYNOPSIS

To initialize source list datafile.

    $ cpans --fetch http://cpan.nctu.edu.tw/

    # this will autodetect local mirror from .minicpanrc
    $ cpans --fetch

    # the same
    $ cpans -f

To update list:

    $ cpans --update

    $ cpans -u

To search modules:

Supports posix extended regular expression:

    $ cpans App::

    $ cpans "^Any"

Show names only:

    $ cpans -n App::

Pipe to cpanminus to install:

    $ cpans -n App:: | cpanm

Show full url:

    $ cpans -nl App::

    $ cpans "Server$"

    $ cpans [A-C][A-C]

    # to ignore case
    $ cpans -i server

AUTHOR

Cornelius, <cornelius.howl at gmail.com>

BUGS

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

SUPPORT

You can find documentation for this module with the perldoc command.

    perldoc App::cpansearch

You can also look for information at:

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

LICENSE AND COPYRIGHT

Copyright 2010 Cornelius.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of either: the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; or the Artistic License.

See http://dev.perl.org/licenses/ for more information.