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Name ^

Dist::Zilla::Plugin::ManifestInRoot - Puts the MANIFEST file in the project root

Synopsis ^

   # In your dist.ini

Version ^

This documents version v0.16.$Rev: 1 $ of Dist::Zilla::Plugin::ManifestInRoot

Description ^

Puts the MANIFEST file in the project root so that it can be used by other programs, e.g. App::Cpanminus and Module::Provision

Configuration and Environment ^

Defined these attributes;


An array reference of file names to exclude from the root directory copy of the manifest. Set using the multivalued initialisation argument exclude. Defaults to the list of files generated by the build process

Subroutines/Methods ^


Copy the MANIFEST file from the build directory to the project root filtering out unwanted files


Delete the existing MANIFEST file


Create the content providing callback


Returns a list of configuration attribute names that are treated as multi valued

Diagnostics ^


Dependencies ^


Incompatibilities ^

There are no known incompatibilities in this module

Bugs and Limitations ^

There are no known bugs in this module. Please report problems to Patches are welcome

Acknowledgements ^

Larry Wall - For the Perl programming language

Author ^

Peter Flanigan, <>

License and Copyright ^

Copyright (c) 2015 Peter Flanigan. All rights reserved

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself. See perlartistic

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE

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