Date::Holidays::Adapter::GB - an adapter class for Date::Holidays::* modules
This POD describes version 0.01 of Date::Holidays::Adapter::GB
The is the adapter class for Date::Holidays::UK.
The constructor, takes a single named argument, countrycode
The holidays method, takes 3 named arguments, year, month and day
Returns an indication of whether the day is a holiday in the calendar of the country referenced by countrycode in the call to the constructor new.
The holidays method, takes a single named argument, year
Returns a reference to a hash holding the calendar of the country referenced by countrycode in the call to the constructor new.
The calendar will spand for a year and the keys consist of month and day concatenated.
This exception is thrown when Date::Holidays::Adapter attempts to load an actual adapter implementation. This exception is recoverable to the extend that is caught and handled internally.
This exception is thrown when in was not possible to load either a implementation of a given adapter, or the SUPER adapter Date::Holidays::Adapter.
The exception is thrown if a country code is provided, which is not listed in Locale::Country, which lists ISO 3166 codes, which is the unique 2 character strings assigned to each country in the world.
Exception thrown in the case where the loaded and initialized module does not support the called method. (SEE: METHODS/SUBROUTINES).
Please refer to INCOMPATIBILITIES in Date::Holidays
Date::Holidays::UK does not implement the holidays methods
The actual code for United Kingdom in ISO 3166 is 'GB' (SEE Locale::Country), but the module is named Date::Holidays::UK and so it this adapter class has been named Date::Holidays::Adapter::GB in this distribution to avoid confusion, or?
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Jonas B. Nielsen, (jonasbn) -
Date::Holidays and related modules are (C) by Jonas B. Nielsen, (jonasbn) 2004-2007
Date::Holidays and related modules are released under the artistic license
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