String::Slice - Shared Memory Slices of Bigger Strings

Processing large strings in Perl is inefficient because to access any smaller portion of a buffer you need to make a copy of that portion. Also finding substr offsets in large utf8 strings requires looping, since each character can have a varying len...

INGY/String-Slice-0.08 - 14 Feb 2015 05:06:12 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

MARC - Perl extension to manipulate MAchine Readable Cataloging records.

MARC.pm is a Perl 5 module for reading in, manipulating, and outputting bibliographic records in the *USMARC* format. You will need to have Perl 5.004 or greater for MARC.pm to work properly. Since it is a Perl module you use MARC.pm from one of your...

BBIRTH/MARC-1.07 - 24 Apr 2000 03:34:57 GMT - Search in distribution

DBI - Database independent interface for Perl

The DBI is a database access module for the Perl programming language. It defines a set of methods, variables, and conventions that provide a consistent database interface, independent of the actual database being used. It is important to remember th...

TIMB/DBI-1.636   (27 reviews) - 24 Apr 2016 22:20:56 GMT - Search in distribution

Want - A generalisation of wantarray

This module generalises the mechanism of the wantarray function, allowing a function to determine in some detail how its return value is going to be immediately used. Top-level contexts: The three kinds of top-level context are well known: VOID The r...

ROBIN/Want-0.29   (5 reviews) - 26 Feb 2016 04:44:09 GMT - Search in distribution

POOF - Perl extension that provides stronger typing, encapsulation and inheritance.

This module attempts to give Perl a more formal OO implementation framework. Providing a distinction between class properties and methods with three levels of access (Public, Protected and Private). It also restricts method overriding in children cla...

BMILLARES/POOF-1.4 - 09 Oct 2008 19:12:25 GMT - Search in distribution

OpenCL - Open Computing Language Bindings

This is an early release which might be useful, but hasn't seen much testing. OpenCL FROM 10000 FEET HEIGHT Here is a high level overview of OpenCL: First you need to find one or more OpenCL::Platforms (kind of like vendors) - usually there is only o...

MLEHMANN/OpenCL-1.01 - 07 May 2012 01:02:04 GMT - Search in distribution

IPC::Run - system() and background procs w/ piping, redirs, ptys (Unix, Win32)

IPC::Run allows you to run and interact with child processes using files, pipes, and pseudo-ttys. Both system()-style and scripted usages are supported and may be mixed. Likewise, functional and OO API styles are both supported and may be mixed. Vari...

TODDR/IPC-Run-0.94   (6 reviews) - 14 Dec 2014 07:23:31 GMT - Search in distribution

perl58delta - what is new for perl v5.8.0

This document describes differences between the 5.6.0 release and the 5.8.0 release. Many of the bug fixes in 5.8.0 were already seen in the 5.6.1 maintenance release since the two releases were kept closely coordinated (while 5.8.0 was still called ...

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

perlfaq7 - General Perl Language Issues

This section deals with general Perl language issues that don't clearly fit into any of the other sections. Can I get a BNF/yacc/RE for the Perl language? There is no BNF, but you can paw your way through the yacc grammar in perly.y in the source dis...

LLAP/perlfaq-5.021011 - 04 Mar 2016 20:04:35 GMT - Search in distribution

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ENRYS/POD2-IT-0.13   (1 review) - 26 Aug 2009 16:35:44 GMT - Search in distribution

GD::SVG - Seamlessly enable SVG output from scripts written using GD

GD::SVG painlessly enables scripts that utilize GD to export scalable vector graphics (SVG). It accomplishes this task by wrapping SVG.pm with GD-styled method calls. To enable this functionality, one need only change the "use GD" call to "use GD::SV...

TWH/GD-SVG-0.33 - 10 May 2009 14:39:31 GMT - Search in distribution

CGI::Builder - Framework to build simple or complex web-apps

This is the starting point of the documentation of the CGI Builder Framework (CBF). You should read this documentation before any other documentation in any other module that extends the CBF....

DOMIZIO/CGI-Builder-1.36   (2 reviews) - 26 Mar 2006 14:33:13 GMT - Search in distribution

Raisin - a REST API micro framework for Perl.

Raisin is a REST API micro framework for Perl. It's designed to run on Plack, providing a simple DSL to easily develop RESTful APIs. It was inspired by Grape <https://github.com/intridea/grape>....

RTKH/Raisin-0.69 - 16 Nov 2016 20:18:54 GMT - Search in distribution

Data::CTable - Read, write, manipulate tabular data

CHTHORMAN/Data-CTable-1.01 - 17 Sep 2002 15:11:05 GMT - Search in distribution

PDL::PP - Generate PDL routines from concise descriptions

Now that you have some idea how to use "pp_def" to define new PDL functions it is time to explain the general syntax of "pp_def". "pp_def" takes as arguments first the name of the function you are defining and then a hash list that can contain variou...

CHM/PDL-2.017   (2 reviews) - 08 Oct 2016 17:56:44 GMT - Search in distribution

perlvar - Perl predefined variables

Predefined Names The following names have special meaning to Perl. Most of the punctuational names have reasonable mnemonics, or analogues in one of the shells. Nevertheless, if you wish to use the long variable names, you just need to say use Englis...

KJALB/PodSimplify-0.04 - 16 Aug 1996 19:14:10 GMT - Search in distribution
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GD::Graph - Graph Plotting Module for Perl 5

GD::Graph is a *perl5* module to create charts using the GD module. The following classes for graphs with axes are defined: "GD::Graph::lines" Create a line chart. "GD::Graph::bars" and "GD::Graph::hbars" Create a bar chart with vertical or horizonta...

RUZ/GDGraph-1.54   (9 reviews) - 21 Nov 2016 12:24:54 GMT - Search in distribution

DBD::Pg - PostgreSQL database driver for the DBI module

DBD::Pg is a Perl module that works with the DBI module to provide access to PostgreSQL databases....

TURNSTEP/DBD-Pg-3.5.3   (12 reviews) - 01 Oct 2015 14:06:04 GMT - Search in distribution

Video::ZVBI - VBI decoding (teletext, closed caption, ...)

This module provides a Perl interface to libzvbi. The ZVBI library allows to access broadcast data services such as teletext or closed caption via analog video or DVB capture devices. Official library description: "The ZVBI library provides routines ...

TOMZO/Video-ZVBI-0.2.6 - 02 Jan 2011 16:51:37 GMT - Search in distribution