Perl6::Variables - Perl 6 variable syntax for Perl 5

The Perl6::Variables module lets you try out the new Perl variable access syntax in Perl 5. That syntax is: Access through... Perl 5 Perl 6 ================= ====== ====== Scalar variable $foo $foo Array variable $foo[$n] @foo[$n] Hash variable $foo{...

DCONWAY/Perl6-Variables-0.01 - 17 May 2001 07:34:34 GMT - Search in distribution

Perl::ToPerl6::Transformer::Variables::ReplaceUndef - Give variables their proper sigils.

Perl6 uses the sigil type as the data type now, and this is probably the most common operation people will want to do to their file. This transformer doesn't alter hash keys or array indices, those are left to transformers down the line: @foo = () --...

JGOFF/Perl-ToPerl6-0.040 - 30 Aug 2015 18:57:46 GMT - Search in distribution


AUDREYT/Perl6-Pugs-6.2.13   (1 review) - 17 Oct 2006 12:51:53 GMT - Search in distribution

Switch - A switch statement for Perl, do not use if you can use given/when

The module implements a generalized case mechanism that covers most (but not all) of the numerous possible combinations of switch and case values described above. The module augments the standard Perl syntax with two new control statements:...

CHORNY/Switch-2.17   (1 review) - 18 Mar 2014 12:30:25 GMT - Search in distribution

Spiffy - Spiffy Perl Interface Framework For You

"Spiffy" is a framework and methodology for doing object oriented (OO) programming in Perl. Spiffy combines the best parts of,, and into one magic foundation class. It attempts to fix all the nits and warts of tr...

INGY/Spiffy-0.46   (3 reviews) - 16 Aug 2014 19:19:54 GMT - Search in distribution

perl5i - Fix as much of Perl 5 as possible in one pragma

Perl 5 has a lot of warts. There's a lot of individual modules and techniques out there to fix those warts. perl5i aims to pull the best of them together into one module so you can turn them on all at once. This includes adding features, changing exi...

MSCHWERN/perl5i-v2.13.2 - 07 Jun 2016 00:36:03 GMT - Search in distribution


MARCC/perlude-0.61 - 11 May 2015 01:37:42 GMT - Search in distribution

IO::Busy - Intercept terminal input while something else is happening

This module exports a single subroutine, named "busy". That subroutine takes a single argument, which must be a block of code. "busy" forks off a separate process that intercepts and stores any input, then executes the block (in the original process)...

DCONWAY/IO-Busy-0.0.3 - 03 Aug 2005 15:06:43 GMT - Search in distribution

Whatever - a perl6ish whatever-star for perl5

ASG/Whatever-0.23 - 12 Nov 2011 05:35:45 GMT - Search in distribution

Bundle::Perl6 - A bundle to install Perl6-related modules

This bundle defines modules that may be of interest to those discussing and implementing the Perl 6 language. Some of these are proof-of-concepts that the respective authors have implemented to show how things might work in Perl 6....

MARCEL/Bundle-Perl6-0.12 - 17 Dec 2008 12:06:48 GMT - Search in distribution

Exporter - Implements default import method for modules

The Exporter module implements an "import" method which allows a module to export functions and variables to its users' namespaces. Many modules use Exporter rather than implementing their own "import" method because Exporter provides a highly flexib...

TODDR/Exporter-5.72 - 09 Jun 2015 20:42:28 GMT - Search in distribution

Data::Bind - Bind and alias variables

This module implements the semantics for perl6-style variable binding, as well as subroutine call argument passing and binding, in Perl 5....

CLKAO/Data-Bind-0.30 - 18 May 2008 02:03:06 GMT - Search in distribution


HINRIK/Perl6-Doc-0.47 - 06 Dec 2010 03:25:27 GMT - Search in distribution

Perl6::Pod - Pod6 implementation

Pod is an evolution of Perl 5's Plain Old Documentation (POD) markup. Compared to Perl 5 POD, Perldoc's Pod dialect is much more uniform, somewhat more compact, and considerably more expressive. The Pod dialect also differs in that it is a purely des...

ZAG/Perl6-Pod-0.72 - 16 Dec 2015 09:51:31 GMT - Search in distribution

Util::Any - to export any utilities and to create your own utility module

For the people like the man who cannot remember "uniq" function is in whether List::Util or List::MoreUtils. And for the newbie who don't know where useful utilities is. Perl has many modules and they have many utility functions. For example, List::U...

KTAT/Util-Any-0.24   (1 review) - 22 Jul 2014 22:36:41 GMT - Search in distribution

signatures - Subroutine signatures with no source filter

With this module, we can specify subroutine signatures and have variables automatically defined within the subroutine. For example, you can write sub square ($num) { return $num * $num; } and it will be automatically turned into the following at comp...

ETHER/signatures-0.13   (2 reviews) - 28 Jul 2015 06:37:24 GMT - Search in distribution

Inline::C - C Language Support for Inline

"Inline::C" is a module that allows you to write Perl subroutines in C. Since version 0.30 the Inline module supports multiple programming languages and each language has its own support module. This document describes how to use Inline with the C pr...

INGY/Inline-C-0.76   (2 reviews) - 01 Jul 2015 15:12:57 GMT - Search in distribution

List::Gen - provides functions for generating lists

ASG/List-Gen-0.974   (2 reviews) - 12 Nov 2011 05:03:05 GMT - Search in distribution

AI::Prolog - Perl extension for logic programming.

"AI::Prolog" is a pure Perl predicate logic engine. In predicate logic, instead of telling the computer how to do something, you tell the computer what something is and let it figure out how to do it. Conceptually this is similar to regular expressio...

DOUGW/AI-Prolog-0.741 - 26 Mar 2011 19:56:21 GMT - Search in distribution

Perl6::Rules - Implements (most of) the Perl 6 regex syntax

This module implements a close simulation of the Perl 6 rule and grammar constructs, translating them back to Perl 5 regexes via a source filter. (And hence suffers from all the usual limitations of a source filter, including the ability to translate...

DCONWAY/Perl6-Rules-0.03   (1 review) - 12 Apr 2004 20:13:31 GMT - Search in distribution