Scalar::Number - numeric aspects of scalars

This module is about the numeric part of plain (string) Perl scalars. A scalar has a numeric value, which may be expressed in either the native integer type or the native floating point type. Many values are expressible both ways, in which case the e...

ZEFRAM/Scalar-Number-0.006 - 23 Oct 2010 20:54:05 GMT - Search in distribution

Scalar::Util::LooksLikeNumber - Access to looks_like_number() perl API function

"Scalar::Util::LooksLikeNumber" contains looks_like_number() like "Scalar::Util"'s looks_like_number(), except it returns the raw value from the C function. Scalar::Util used to do this also, but it returns a booleanized value since 1.39....

PERLANCAR/Scalar-Util-LooksLikeNumber-1.39.2 - 06 Nov 2015 06:35:57 GMT - Search in distribution

Attribute::Types - Attributes that confer type on variables

The Attribute::Types module provides 10 universally accessible attributes that can be used to create variables that accept assignments of only specific types of data. The attributes are: "INTEGER" Indicates that the associated scalar, or the elements...

DCONWAY/Attribute-Types-0.10   (1 review) - 10 May 2001 05:49:19 GMT - Search in distribution

P - Safer, friendlier printf/print/sprintf + say

"P" is a combined print, printf, sprintf & say in 1 routine. It saves tremendously on development time. It's not just the 1 char verb, but has these time saving and powerful features: o No more switching between print, printf, sprintf, and say. Too o...

LAWALSH/P-1.1.37   (2 reviews) - 07 May 2016 20:46:38 GMT - Search in distribution

B - The Perl Compiler Backend

The "B" module supplies classes which allow a Perl program to delve into its own innards. It is the module used to implement the "backends" of the Perl compiler. Usage of the compiler does not require knowledge of this module: see the O module for th...

RJBS/perl-5.24.0   (6 reviews) - 09 May 2016 11:35:29 GMT - Search in distribution

Sx - front-end to all the Athena and Xlib garbage for Perl GUI progamming

Using the Sx package is pretty simple. At the minimum, you 'use Sx;' To actually have X windows pop open and such, you need to do the following: 1) To get everything started, you should call OpenDisplay(). If OpenDisplay() returns a non-zero value, i...

FMC/Sx-2.3 - 25 Apr 1997 09:27:47 GMT - Search in distribution

GD - Interface to Gd Graphics Library

GD.pm is a Perl interface to Thomas Boutell's gd graphics library (version 2.01 or higher; see below). GD allows you to create color drawings using a large number of graphics primitives, and emit the drawings as PNG files. GD defines the following fo...

LDS/GD-2.56   (5 reviews) - 28 Oct 2014 01:35:39 GMT - Search in distribution
  • GD::Simple - Simplified interface to GD library
  • GD::Polyline - Polyline object and Polygon utilities (including splines) for use with GD

TM - Topic Maps, Base Class

This class implements directly so-called *materialized* topic maps, i.e. those maps which completely reside in memory. Non-materialized and non-materializable maps can be implemented by deriving from this class by overloading one or all of the sub-in...

DRRHO/TM-1.56 - 08 Nov 2010 06:58:01 GMT - Search in distribution

aemp - AnyEvent:MP utility

With aemp you can configure various aspects of AnyEvent::MP and its protocol, send various messages and even run a node. The aemp utility works like cvs, svn or other commands: the first argument defines which operation (subcommand) is requested, aft...

MLEHMANN/AnyEvent-MP-1.30 - 30 Jun 2011 09:32:19 GMT - Search in distribution

SVG - Perl extension for generating Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) documents

SVG is a 100% Perl module which generates a nested data structure containing the DOM representation of an SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) image. Using SVG, you can generate SVG objects, embed other SVG instances into it, access the DOM object, create ...

SZABGAB/SVG-2.64   (2 reviews) - 02 Jun 2015 05:41:55 GMT - Search in distribution

EV - perl interface to libev, a high performance full-featured event loop

This module provides an interface to libev (<http://software.schmorp.de/pkg/libev.html>). While the documentation below is comprehensive, one might also consult the documentation of libev itself (<http://pod.tst.eu/http://cvs.schmorp.de/libev/ev.pod>...

MLEHMANN/EV-4.22   (5 reviews) - 20 Dec 2015 01:35:40 GMT - Search in distribution

TX - a simple template system based on Text::Template::Library

"Text::Template::Base" and "Text::Template::Library" are good at processing single templates. They lack the ability to manage sets of template files. This module adds that functionality in a (what I think) user friendly manner. The most important fun...

OPI/TX-0.09 - 14 Jun 2010 16:05:06 GMT - Search in distribution

mp3 - an mpg123 front-end for UNIX::Philosophers

I have combined my favourite features of dcd, cdcd, and mpg123 to create Yet Another Front-End For Mpg123. Mine is special, though. ;-) From dcd, I derived the ability to fork itself into the background. From cdcd, I derived its intuitive interface. ...

BEPPU/MP3-Daemon-0.63 - 03 Feb 2002 17:46:26 GMT - Search in distribution

UR - rich declarative transactional objects

UR is a class framework and object/relational mapper for Perl. It starts with the familiar Perl meme of the blessed hash reference as the basis for object instances, and extends its capabilities with ORM (object-relational mapping) capabilities, obje...

BRUMMETT/UR-0.45 - 22 Sep 2016 20:09:37 GMT - Search in distribution

GBK - Source code filter to escape GBK script

INA/Char-GBK-1.08 - 29 Aug 2016 12:41:08 GMT - Search in distribution
  • Egbk - Run-time routines for GBK.pm

UHC - Source code filter to escape UHC script

INA/Char-UHC-1.08 - 28 Aug 2016 15:29:00 GMT - Search in distribution
  • Euhc - Run-time routines for UHC.pm

brn - bulk rename - a fork of rename.

"brn" renames the filenames supplied according to the rule(s) given by the --expr (-e) option(s). If no such option is present then the first argument is taken to be the rule. The *perlexpr* argument is a Perl expression which is expected to modify t...

SWESTRUP/App-FileTools-BulkRename-0.07   (1 review) - 18 Jul 2012 03:54:35 GMT - Search in distribution

AE - simpler/faster/newer/cooler AnyEvent API

This module documents the new simpler AnyEvent API. The rationale for the new API is that experience with EV shows that this API actually "works", despite its lack of extensibility, leading to a shorter, easier and faster API. The main differences fr...

MLEHMANN/AnyEvent-7.13   (4 reviews) - 17 Sep 2016 02:34:50 GMT - Search in distribution

clad - Parallel SSH client

Clad provides the ability to run the same command on several hosts at once. The output is displayed unbuffered as the various hosts run the command. The list of hosts is determined by reading a configuration file which may also contain command aliase...

PLICEASE/Clustericious-Admin-1.08 - 11 Apr 2016 18:04:44 GMT - Search in distribution

Pvm - Perl extension for the Parallel Virtual Machine (PVM) Message Passing System

The "PVM" message passing system enables a programmer to configure a group of (possibly heterogenous) computers connected by a network into a parallel virtual machine. The system was developed by the University of Tennessee, Oak Ridge National Labora...

EWALKER/Pvm-0.9 - 27 Jun 1996 10:52:04 GMT - Search in distribution