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Documentation

  • CPAN::Nox - Wrapper around CPAN.pm without using any XS module
  • Config - access Perl configuration information
  • Install - Build and Installation guide for perl5.
  • POSIX - Perl interface to IEEE Std 1003.1
  • Pumpkin - Notes on handling the Perl Patch Pumpkin
  • a2p - Awk to Perl translator
  • h2ph - convert .h C header files to .ph Perl header files
  • h2xs - convert .h C header files to Perl extensions
  • installhtml - converts a collection of POD pages to HTML format.
  • perl - Practical Extraction and Report Language
  • perlLoL - Manipulating Lists of Lists in Perl
  • perlXStut - Tutorial for XSUBs
  • perlapio - perl's IO abstraction interface.
  • perlbook - Perl book information
  • perlbot - Bag'o Object Tricks (the BOT)
  • perlbug - how to submit bug reports on Perl
  • perlcall - Perl calling conventions from C
  • perldata - Perl data types
  • perldebug - Perl debugging
  • perldelta - what's new for perl5.004
  • perldiag - various Perl diagnostics
  • perldoc - Look up Perl documentation in pod format.
  • perldsc - Perl Data Structures Cookbook
  • perlembed - how to embed perl in your C program
  • perlfaq - frequently asked questions about Perl ($Date: 1997/04/24 22:46:06 $)
  • perlfaq1 - General Questions About Perl ($Revision: 1.12 $, $Date: 1997/04/24 22:43:34 $)
  • perlfaq2 - Obtaining and Learning about Perl ($Revision: 1.16 $, $Date: 1997/04/23 18:04:09 $)
  • perlfaq3 - Programming Tools ($Revision: 1.22 $, $Date: 1997/04/24 22:43:42 $)
  • perlfaq4 - Data Manipulation ($Revision: 1.19 $, $Date: 1997/04/24 22:43:57 $)
  • perlfaq5 - Files and Formats ($Revision: 1.22 $, $Date: 1997/04/24 22:44:02 $)
  • perlfaq6 - Regexps ($Revision: 1.17 $, $Date: 1997/04/24 22:44:10 $)
  • perlfaq7 - Perl Language Issues ($Revision: 1.18 $, $Date: 1997/04/24 22:44:14 $)
  • perlfaq8 - System Interaction ($Revision: 1.21 $, $Date: 1997/04/24 22:44:19 $)
  • perlfaq9 - Networking ($Revision: 1.17 $, $Date: 1997/04/24 22:44:29 $)
  • perlform - Perl formats
  • perlfunc - Perl builtin functions
  • perlglob.bat - a more capable perlglob.exe replacement
  • perlguts - Perl's Internal Functions
  • perlhist - the Perl history records
  • perlipc - Perl interprocess communication (signals, fifos, pipes, safe subprocesses, sockets, and semaphores)
  • perllocale - Perl locale handling (internationalization and localization)
  • perlmod - Perl modules (packages and symbol tables)
  • perlmodlib - constructing new Perl modules and finding existing ones
  • perlobj - Perl objects
  • perlop - Perl operators and precedence
  • perlplan9 - Plan 9-specific documentation for Perl
  • perlpod - plain old documentation
  • perlre - Perl regular expressions
  • perlref - Perl references and nested data structures
  • perlrun - how to execute the Perl interpreter
  • perlsec - Perl security
  • perlstyle - Perl style guide
  • perlsub - Perl subroutines
  • perlsyn - Perl syntax
  • perltie - how to hide an object class in a simple variable
  • perltoc - perl documentation table of contents
  • perltoot - Tom's object-oriented tutorial for perl
  • perltrap - Perl traps for the unwary
  • perlvar - Perl predefined variables
  • perlvms - VMS-specific documentation for Perl
  • perlxs - XS language reference manual
  • pl2bat - wrap perl code into a batch file
  • pl2pm - Rough tool to translate Perl4 .pl files to Perl5 .pm modules.
  • pod2html - convert .pod files to .html files
  • pod2man - translate embedded Perl pod directives into man pages
  • runperl.bat - "universal" batch file to run perl scripts
  • s2p - Sed to Perl translator
  • xsubpp - compiler to convert Perl XS code into C code
  • minimod.pl
  • pod/splitpod - $flavor
  • utils/c2ph.PL

Modules

  • AnyDBM_File - provide framework for multiple DBMs
  • AutoLoader - load subroutines only on demand
  • AutoSplit - split a package for autoloading
  • Benchmark - benchmark running times of code
  • Bundle::CPAN - A bundle to play with all the other modules on CPAN
  • CGI - Simple Common Gateway Interface Class
  • CGI::Apache - Make things work with CGI.pm against Perl-Apache API
  • CGI::Carp - CGI routines for writing to the HTTPD (or other) error log
  • CGI::Fast - CGI Interface for Fast CGI
  • CGI::Push - Simple Interface to Server Push
  • CGI::Switch - Try more than one constructors and return the first object available
  • CPAN - query, download and build perl modules from CPAN sites
  • CPAN::FirstTime - Utility for CPAN::Config file Initialization
  • Carp - warn of errors (from perspective of caller)
  • Class::Struct - declare struct-like datatypes as Perl classes
  • Cwd - get pathname of current working directory
  • DB_File - Perl5 access to Berkeley DB version 1.x
  • Devel::SelfStubber - generate stubs for a SelfLoading module
  • DirHandle - supply object methods for directory handles
  • DynaLoader - Dynamically load C libraries into Perl code
  • English - use nice English (or awk) names for ugly punctuation variables
  • Env - perl module that imports environment variables
  • Exporter - Implements default import method for modules
  • ExtUtils::Command - utilities to replace common UNIX commands in Makefiles etc.
  • ExtUtils::Embed - Utilities for embedding Perl in C/C++ applications
  • ExtUtils::Install - install files from here to there
  • ExtUtils::Liblist - determine libraries to use and how to use them
  • ExtUtils::MM_OS2 - methods to override UN*X behaviour in ExtUtils::MakeMaker
  • ExtUtils::MM_Unix - methods used by ExtUtils::MakeMaker
  • ExtUtils::MM_VMS - methods to override UN*X behaviour in ExtUtils::MakeMaker
  • ExtUtils::MM_Win32 - methods to override UN*X behaviour in ExtUtils::MakeMaker
  • ExtUtils::MakeMaker - create an extension Makefile
  • ExtUtils::Manifest - utilities to write and check a MANIFEST file
  • ExtUtils::Mkbootstrap - make a bootstrap file for use by DynaLoader
  • ExtUtils::Mksymlists - write linker options files for dynamic extension
  • ExtUtils::XSSymSet - keep sets of symbol names palatable to the VMS linker
  • ExtUtils::testlib - add blib/* directories to @INC
  • Fatal - replace functions with equivalents which succeed or die
  • Fcntl - load the C Fcntl.h defines
  • File::Basename - split a pathname into pieces
  • File::CheckTree - run many filetest checks on a tree
  • File::Compare - Compare files or filehandles
  • File::Copy - Copy files or filehandles
  • File::DosGlob - DOS like globbing and then some
  • File::Find - traverse a file tree
  • File::Path - create or remove a series of directories
  • File::stat - by-name interface to Perl's built-in stat() functions
  • FileCache - keep more files open than the system permits
  • FileHandle - supply object methods for filehandles
  • FindBin - Locate directory of original perl script
  • GDBM_File - Perl5 access to the gdbm library.
  • Getopt::Long - extended processing of command line options
  • Getopt::Std - Process single-character switches with switch clustering
  • I18N::Collate - compare 8-bit scalar data according to the current locale
  • IO - load various IO modules
  • IO::File - supply object methods for filehandles
  • IO::Handle - supply object methods for I/O handles
  • IO::Pipe - supply object methods for pipes
  • IO::Seekable - supply seek based methods for I/O objects
  • IO::Select - OO interface to the select system call
  • IO::Socket - Object interface to socket communications
  • Math::BigFloat - Arbitrary length float math package
  • Math::BigInt - Arbitrary size integer math package
  • Math::Complex - complex numbers and associated mathematical functions
  • Math::Trig - trigonometric functions
  • NDBM_File - Tied access to ndbm files
  • Net::Ping - check a remote host for reachability
  • Net::hostent - by-name interface to Perl's built-in gethost*() functions
  • Net::netent - by-name interface to Perl's built-in getnet*() functions
  • Net::protoent - by-name interface to Perl's built-in getproto*() functions
  • Net::servent - by-name interface to Perl's built-in getserv*() functions
  • ODBM_File - Tied access to odbm files
  • OS2::ExtAttr - Perl access to extended attributes.
  • OS2::PrfDB - Perl extension for access to OS/2 setting database.
  • OS2::Process - exports constants for system() call on OS2.
  • OS2::REXX - access to DLLs with REXX calling convention and REXX runtime.
  • Opcode - Disable named opcodes when compiling perl code
  • Pod::Html - module to convert pod files to HTML
  • Pod::Text - convert POD data to formatted ASCII text
  • SDBM_File - Tied access to sdbm files
  • Safe - Compile and execute code in restricted compartments
  • SelectSaver - save and restore selected file handle
  • SelfLoader - load functions only on demand
  • Shell - run shell commands transparently within perl
  • Symbol - manipulate Perl symbols and their names
  • Sys::Hostname - Try every conceivable way to get hostname
  • Term::Cap - Perl termcap interface
  • Term::Complete - Perl word completion module
  • Term::ReadLine - Perl interface to various readline packages. If no real package is found, substitutes stubs instead of basic functions.
  • Test::Harness - run perl standard test scripts with statistics
  • Text::Abbrev - create an abbreviation table from a list
  • Text::ParseWords - parse text into an array of tokens
  • Text::Soundex - Implementation of the Soundex Algorithm as Described by Knuth
  • Text::Tabs - expand and unexpand tabs per the unix expand(1) and unexpand(1)
  • Text::Wrap - line wrapping to form simple paragraphs
  • Tie::Array - base class for tied arrays
  • Tie::RefHash - use references as hash keys
  • Tie::SubstrHash - Fixed-table-size, fixed-key-length hashing
  • Time::Local - efficiently compute time from local and GMT time
  • Time::gmtime - by-name interface to Perl's built-in gmtime() function
  • Time::localtime - by-name interface to Perl's built-in localtime() function
  • Time::tm - internal object used by Time::gmtime and Time::localtime
  • UNIVERSAL - base class for ALL classes (blessed references)
  • User::grent - by-name interface to Perl's built-in getgr*() functions
  • User::pwent - by-name interface to Perl's built-in getpw*() functions
  • VMS::DCLsym - Perl extension to manipulate DCL symbols
  • VMS::Filespec - convert between VMS and Unix file specification syntax
  • VMS::Stdio - standard I/O functions via VMS extensions
  • attrs - set/get attributes of a subroutine
  • autouse - postpone load of modules until a function is used
  • base - Establish IS-A relationship with base class at compile time
  • blib - Use MakeMaker's uninstalled version of a package
  • constant - Perl pragma to declare constants
  • diagnostics - Perl compiler pragma to force verbose warning diagnostics
  • integer - Perl pragma to compute arithmetic in integer instead of double
  • less - perl pragma to request less of something from the compiler
  • lib - manipulate @INC at compile time
  • locale - Perl pragma to use and avoid POSIX locales for built-in operations
  • ops - Perl pragma to restrict unsafe operations when compiling
  • overload - Package for overloading perl operations
  • sigtrap - Perl pragma to enable simple signal handling
  • strict - Perl pragma to restrict unsafe constructs
  • subs - Perl pragma to predeclare sub names
  • vars - Perl pragma to predeclare global variable names
  • vmsish - Perl pragma to control VMS-specific language features

Provides