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Module Version: 1.2009   Source   Latest Release: CPAN-Reporter-1.2011

NAME ^

CPAN::Reporter::PrereqCheck - Modulino for prerequisite tests

VERSION ^

version 1.2009

SYNOPSIS ^

  require CPAN::Reporter::PrereqCheck;
  my $prereq_check = $INC{'CPAN/Reporter/PrereqCheck.pm'};
  my $result = qx/$perl $prereq_check < $prereq_file/;

DESCRIPTION ^

This modulino determines whether a list of prerequisite modules are available and, if so, their version number. It is designed to be run as a script in order to provide this information from the perspective of a subprocess, just like CPAN::Reporter's invocation of perl Makefile.PL and so on.

It reads a module name and prerequisite string pair from each line of input and prints out the module name, 0 or 1 depending on whether the prerequisite is satisfied, and the installed module version. If the module is not available, it will print "n/a" for the version. If the module is available but can't be loaded, it will print "broken" for the version. Modules without a version will be treated as being of version "0".

No user serviceable parts are inside. This modulino is packaged for internal use by CPAN::Reporter.

BUGS ^

Please report any bugs or feature using the CPAN Request Tracker. Bugs can be submitted through the web interface at http://rt.cpan.org/Dist/Display.html?Queue=CPAN-Reporter

When submitting a bug or request, please include a test-file or a patch to an existing test-file that illustrates the bug or desired feature.

SEE ALSO ^

AUTHOR ^

David Golden <dagolden@cpan.org>

COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE ^

This software is Copyright (c) 2006 by David Golden.

This is free software, licensed under:

  The Apache License, Version 2.0, January 2004
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