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Module Version: 1.02   Source   Latest Release: perl-5.18.3-RC1

NAME ^

blib - Use MakeMaker's uninstalled version of a package

SYNOPSIS ^

 perl -Mblib script [args...]

 perl -Mblib=dir script [args...]

DESCRIPTION ^

Looks for MakeMaker-like 'blib' directory structure starting in dir (or current directory) and working back up to five levels of '..'.

Intended for use on command line with -M option as a way of testing arbitary scripts against an uninstalled version of a package.

However it is possible to :

 use blib; 
 or 
 use blib '..';

etc. if you really must.

BUGS ^

Pollutes global name space for development only task.

AUTHOR ^

Nick Ing-Simmons nik@tiuk.ti.com

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