Perl6::Variables - Perl 6 variable syntax for Perl 5 River stage zero No dependents

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

Perl6::Pod - Pod6 implementation River stage one • 4 direct dependents • 4 total dependents

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

Perl6::Contexts - array and hash variables turn into references to themselves when used in non-numeric scalar context or as function arguments River stage one • 1 direct dependent • 1 total dependent

Perl6::Contexts makes Perl 5 behave more like Perl 6 with regard to the array and hash variables as used as arguments to operators, method calls, and functions. This module doesn't add new syntax -- it merely changes the meaning of existing syntax. U...

SWALTERS/Perl6-Contexts-0.4 - 19 Jun 2005 11:35:33 GMT

Perl6::Rules - Implements (most of) the Perl 6 regex syntax River stage zero No dependents

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 - 12 Apr 2004 20:13:31 GMT

Bundle::Perl6 - A bundle to install Perl6-related modules River stage zero No dependents

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

Perl6::Export - Implements the Perl 6 'is export(...)' trait River stage one • 2 direct dependents • 5 total dependents

Implements what I hope the Perl 6 symbol export mechanism might look like. It's very straightforward: * If you want a subroutine to be capable of being exported (when explicitly requested in the "use" arguments), you mark it with the "is export" trai...

DCONWAY/Perl6-Export-0.009 - 23 Nov 2015 22:12:09 GMT

Perl6::Form - Implements the Perl 6 'form' built-in River stage one • 3 direct dependents • 3 total dependents

Formats are Perl 5's mechanism for creating text templates with fixed-width fields. Those fields are then filled in using values from prespecified package variables. Unlike Perl 5, Perl 6 doesn't have a "format" keyword. Or the associated built-in fo...

DCONWAY/Perl6-Form-0.06 - 11 Sep 2016 12:39:28 GMT

Perl6::Perldoc - Use Perl 6 documentation in a Perl 5 program River stage one • 2 direct dependents • 3 total dependents

This module preprocesses your code from the point at which the module is first used, stripping out any Perl 6 documentation (as specified in Synopsis 26). This means that, so long as your program starts with: use Perl6::Perldoc; you can document it u...

DCONWAY/Perl6-Perldoc-0.000013 - 28 Oct 2014 20:32:41 GMT

Perl6::Binding - implement Perl6 aliasing features River stage zero No dependents

This module creates lexical aliases to items that can be either lexical or dynamic using the ":=" operator. The left side of ":=" is a variable or a list of variable names in parentheses. The right side is a list of items to which the items on the le...

KVAIL/Perl6-Binding-0.601 - 23 May 2004 01:57:41 GMT

Perl6::Controls - Add Perl 6 control structures as Perl 5 keywords River stage zero No dependents

This module steals some of the most useful control structures provided by Perl 6 and retrofits them to Perl 5, via the extensible keyword mechanism....

DCONWAY/Perl6-Controls-0.000007 - 04 Oct 2018 21:00:02 GMT

Perl6::Builtins - Provide Perl 5 versions of the new Perl 6 builtins River stage zero No dependents

Several of the builtins in Perl 6 have different (i.e. more useful, less confusing) behaviours than their Perl 5 counterparts. This module provides Perl 5 versions of those builtins....

DCONWAY/Perl6-Builtins-0.0.3 - 30 May 2005 11:32:47 GMT

Perl6::Attributes - Perl 6-like member variable syntax River stage one • 7 direct dependents • 7 total dependents

I found myself annoyed when I wrote the following code in one of my recent projects: sub populate { my ($self, $n) = @_; for (1..$n) { push @{$self->{organisms}}, Organism->new(rand($self->{width}), rand($self->{height})); } } Three $selfs in one lin...

LPALMER/Perl6-Attributes-0.04 - 17 Sep 2005 01:46:15 GMT

Perl6::Parameters River stage one • 1 direct dependent • 1 total dependent

BRENTDAX/Perl6-Parameters-0.03 - 17 Aug 2002 19:59:49 GMT

Perl6::Placeholders - Perl 6 implicitly declared parameters for Perl 5 River stage zero No dependents

The Perl6::Placeholders module lets you try out the new Perl 6 implicit parameter specification syntax in Perl 5. Perl 6 reserves all variables of the form "$^name" or "@^name" or "%^name" as "placeholders" that can be used to turn regular blocks int...

LPALMER/Perl6-Placeholders-0.07 - 08 Oct 2005 20:48:40 GMT

Perl6::Export::Attrs - The Perl 6 'is export(...)' trait as a Perl 5 attribute River stage two • 39 direct dependents • 44 total dependents

Implements a Perl 5 native version of what the Perl 6 symbol export mechanism will look like (with some unavoidable restrictions). It's very straightforward: * If you want a subroutine or package variable to be capable of being exported (when explici...

DCONWAY/Perl6-Export-Attrs-0.000006 - 17 Feb 2018 00:06:08 GMT

Perl6::Perldoc::Parser - Parse Perl 6's documentation mark-up language River stage one • 2 direct dependents • 3 total dependents

This module parses text marked up with the Perl 6 Pod notation and converts it to a hierarchical object-based representation....

DCONWAY/Perl6-Perldoc-0.000013 - 28 Oct 2014 20:32:41 GMT

Perl6::Perldoc::To::Text - Add a to_text() method to Perl6::Perldoc::Parser River stage one • 2 direct dependents • 3 total dependents

This module adds a method named "to_text()" to each of the classes in the "Perl6::Perldoc::Root" hierarchy, enabling them all to produce a plaintext representation of themselves and their nested components. The module also adds a "to_text()" method t...

DCONWAY/Perl6-Perldoc-0.000013 - 28 Oct 2014 20:32:41 GMT

Syntax::Highlight::Perl6 - Perl 6 Syntax Highlighter River stage one • 1 direct dependent • 1 total dependent

"Syntax::Highlight::Perl6" parses Perl 6 source code using STD cpan package. It matches parse tree nodes to colors then returns them in different output formats. It can be used to create web pages with colorful source code samples in its simple and s...

AZAWAWI/Syntax-Highlight-Perl6-0.88 - 23 Oct 2010 07:04:17 GMT

Perl6::Perldoc::To::Xhtml - Add a to_xhtml() method to Perl6::Perldoc::Parser River stage one • 2 direct dependents • 3 total dependents

This module adds a method named "to_xhtml()" to each of the classes in the "Perl6::Perldoc::Root" hierarchy, enabling them all to produce an XHTML representation of themselves and their nested components. The module also adds a "to_xhtml()" method to...

DCONWAY/Perl6-Perldoc-0.000013 - 28 Oct 2014 20:32:41 GMT

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