dtRdr::Library - library class frontend/base
This module is still in need of some major hacking to get the plugin loader worked out. Metadata and other API aspects are also undecided.
dtRdr::Library.pm - Library interface
Create a new empty library object.
my $library = dtRdr::Library->new();
Load the library stored at
URI and set the location property.
Return a list of book objects for the books stored in a library object
Return a list of all the metadata objects stored in this library
Return a list of book info objects.
my @infos = $lib->get_book_info;
Return a book object matching a given key/value lookup pair.
$lib->open_book(intid => $id);
$lib->open_book(title => $title);
$lib->open_book(book_id => $book_id);
Virtual: find a book for a given $key/$value match.
$info = $lib->find_book_by($key, $value);
metadata object to the
book, stored in the library
metadata from the specified
book, as it's stored in the library.
Remove the book.
All metadata for the book will be deleted from the library.
Dan Sugalski, <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Eric Wilhelm <ewilhelm at cpan dot org>
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