Proc::UID - Manipulate a variety of UID and GID settings.

Perl only has concepts of effective and real user-ids (UIDs) and group-ids (GIDs), accessible via the special variables $<, $>, $( and $). However most modern Unix systems also have a concept of saved UIDs. This module provides a consistent and logic...

PJF/Proc-UID-0.05 - 18 Jul 2008 16:25:26 GMT - Search in distribution

Fuse - write filesystems in Perl using FUSE

This lets you implement filesystems in perl, through the FUSE (Filesystem in USErspace) kernel/lib interface. FUSE expects you to implement callbacks for the various functions. In the following definitions, "errno" can be 0 (for a success), -EINVAL, ...

DPATES/Fuse-0.16   (2 reviews) - 16 Sep 2013 05:22:15 GMT - Search in distribution

Proc::Find - Find processes by name, PID, or some other attributes

This module provides a simple routine, "proc_exists()", to check a process' existence by name, something that is commonly done in shell scripts using: ps ax | grep name pgrep name and also some routines, "find_*()", to list processes matching some cr...

PERLANCAR/Proc-Find-0.04 - 03 Jan 2015 09:27:41 GMT - Search in distribution

sybperl - Sybase extensions to Perl

Sybperl implements three *Sybase* extension modules to *perl* (version 5.002 or higher). *Sybase::DBlib* adds a subset of the *Sybase DB-Library* API. *Sybase::CTlib* adds a subset of the *Sybase CT-Library* (aka the Client Library) API. *Sybase::Syb...

MEWP/sybperl-2.19   (1 review) - 05 Apr 2010 18:43:52 GMT - Search in distribution

perlvar - Perl predefined variables

The Syntax of Variable Names Variable names in Perl can have several formats. Usually, they must begin with a letter or underscore, in which case they can be arbitrarily long (up to an internal limit of 251 characters) and may contain letters, digits...

SHAY/perl-5.20.2   (6 reviews) - 14 Feb 2015 18:27:06 GMT - Search in distribution

Net::ILO - Interface to HP Integrated Lights-Out

The Net::ILO module is an interface to a subset of Hewlett-Packards Integrated Lights-Out out-of-band management system. HP's API is XML-based and cumbersome to use; this module aims to simplify accessing the iLO from Perl while retaining as much fun...

NLEWIS/Net-ILO-0.54   (1 review) - 01 Aug 2011 21:59:32 GMT - Search in distribution
  • Net::ILO - Interface to HP Integrated Lights-Out

IO::AIO - Asynchronous Input/Output

This module implements asynchronous I/O using whatever means your operating system supports. It is implemented as an interface to "libeio" (<http://software.schmorp.de/pkg/libeio.html>). Asynchronous means that operations that can normally block your...

MLEHMANN/IO-AIO-4.32   (1 review) - 11 Feb 2015 19:33:06 GMT - Search in distribution

Env::PS1 - prompt string formatter

This package supplies variables that are "tied" to environment variables like 'PS1' and 'PS2', if read it takes the contents of the variable as a format string like the ones bash(1) uses to format the prompt. It is intended to be used in combination ...

RSN/Env-PS1-0.06 - 24 Jun 2009 06:00:52 GMT - Search in distribution

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TSIBLEY/App-RecordStream-4.0.14 - 20 Apr 2015 04:17:14 GMT - Search in distribution

BSD::Process - Information about running processes on BSD platforms

"BSD::Process" creates Perl objects that render the information the BSD kernel maintains about current processes. These may then be queried, extracted and reported upon. This allows a more natural style of programming (as opposed to scraping the outp...

DLAND/BSD-Process-0.07 - 22 Jun 2013 17:36:58 GMT - Search in distribution

Proc::Govern - Run child process and govern its various aspects

Proc::Govern is a child process manager. It is meant to be a convenient bundle (a single parent/monitoring process) for functionalities commonly needed when managing a child process. It comes with a command-line interface, govproc. Background story: ...

PERLANCAR/Proc-Govern-0.16 - 03 Jan 2015 09:27:52 GMT - Search in distribution

DBD::Sybase - Sybase database driver for the DBI module

DBD::Sybase is a Perl module which works with the DBI module to provide access to Sybase databases....

MEWP/DBD-Sybase-1.15   (4 reviews) - 04 Apr 2013 19:53:55 GMT - Search in distribution

Linux::Prctl - Perl extension for controlling process characteristics

The linux prctl function allows you to control specific characteristics of a process' behaviour. Usage of the function is fairly messy though, due to limitations in C and linux. This module provides a nice non-messy interface. Most of the text in thi...

SEVEAS/Linux-Prctl-1.6.0   (1 review) - 07 Apr 2015 20:32:42 GMT - Search in distribution

Unix::SetUser - carefully drop root privileges

Dropping privileges is something that needs to be done right and can easily be done wrong. Even if you know how to do it right, it takes a lot of boring code....

DMARTIN/Unix-SavedIDs-0.4.1 - 16 May 2008 20:54:24 GMT - Search in distribution
  • Unix::SavedIDs - interface to unix saved id commands: getresuid(), getresgid(), setresuid() and setresgid()

Acme::Tools - Lots of more or less useful subs lumped together and exported into your namespace

Subs created and collected since the mid-90s....

KJETIL/Acme-Tools-0.16   (1 review) - 14 Feb 2015 00:56:38 GMT - Search in distribution

Privileges::Drop - A module to make it simple to drop all privileges, even POSIX groups.

This module tries to simplify the process of dropping privileges. This can be useful when your Perl program needs to bind to privileged ports, etc. This module is much like Proc::UID, except that it's implemented in pure Perl. Special care has been t...

TLBDK/Privileges-Drop-1.03 - 20 Sep 2011 11:14:19 GMT - Search in distribution

EBook::Tools - Object class for manipulating and generating E-books

This module provides an object interface and a number of related procedures intended to create or modify documents centered around the International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF) standards, currently both OEBPS v1.2 and OPS/OPF v2.0....

AZED/EBook-Tools-v0.5.4 - 01 Oct 2014 22:29:05 GMT - Search in distribution

Solaris::Procfs - access Solaris process information from Perl

This module is an interface the /proc filesystem on Solaris systems. Each process on a Solaris system has a corresponding directory under /proc, named after the process id. In each of these directories are a series of files and subdirectories, which ...

JNOLAN/Solaris-Procfs-0.26 - 26 Jun 2003 16:59:10 GMT - Search in distribution

POSIX::Overview - POSIX in Perl

The *POSIX standard* defines access to the operating system. Most operating systems (not limited to the UNIX family) provide at least a part of this standard, sometimes as optional or commercial extension package. POSIX describes how C-programmers ca...

MARKOV/POSIX-1003-0.98 - 03 Dec 2013 07:40:44 GMT - Search in distribution

Proc::ProcessTable - Perl extension to access the unix process table

Perl interface to the unix process table....

JWB/Proc-ProcessTable-0.51   (6 reviews) - 17 Oct 2014 22:56:58 GMT - Search in distribution