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AnyDBM_File provide framework for multiple DBMs     1.01
B The Perl Compiler Backend     1.48
B::Concise Walk Perl syntax tree, printing concise info about ops     0.992
B::Deparse Perl compiler backend to produce perl code     1.26
B::Showlex Show lexical variables used in functions or files     1.04
B::Terse Walk Perl syntax tree, printing terse info about ops     1.06
B::Xref Generates cross reference reports for Perl programs     1.05
Benchmark benchmark running times of Perl code     1.18
Class::Struct declare struct-like datatypes as Perl classes     0.65
Config::Extensions hash lookup of which core extensions were built.     0.01
DB programmatic interface to the Perl debugging API     1.07
DBM_Filter Filter DBM keys/values     0.06
DBM_Filter::compress filter for DBM_Filter     0.03
DBM_Filter::encode filter for DBM_Filter     0.03
DBM_Filter::int32 filter for DBM_Filter     0.03
DBM_Filter::null filter for DBM_Filter     0.03
DBM_Filter::utf8 filter for DBM_Filter     0.03
Devel::Peek A data debugging tool for the XS programmer     1.16
DirHandle supply object methods for directory handles     1.04
English use nice English (or awk) names for ugly punctuation variables     1.09
ExtUtils::Embed Utilities for embedding Perl in C/C++ applications     1.32
ExtUtils::Miniperl write the C code for perlmain.c     1.01
ExtUtils::XSSymSet keep sets of symbol names palatable to the VMS linker     1.3
Fcntl load the C Fcntl.h defines     1.11
File::Basename Parse file paths into directory, filename and suffix.     2.85
File::Compare Compare files or filehandles     1.1006
File::Copy Copy files or filehandles     2.30
File::DosGlob DOS like globbing and then some     1.12
File::Find Traverse a directory tree.     1.27
File::Glob Perl extension for BSD glob routine     1.23
File::stat by-name interface to Perl's built-in stat() functions     1.07
FileCache keep more files open than the system permits     1.09
FileHandle supply object methods for filehandles     2.02
FindBin Locate directory of original perl script     1.51
GDBM_File Perl5 access to the gdbm library.     1.15
Getopt::Std     1.10
Haiku Interfaces to some Haiku API Functions     0.35
Hash::Util A selection of general-utility hash subroutines     0.16
Hash::Util::FieldHash Support for Inside-Out Classes     1.15
I18N::LangTags functions for dealing with RFC3066-style language tags     0.40
I18N::LangTags::Detect detect the user's language preferences     1.05
I18N::LangTags::List tags and names for human languages     0.39
I18N::Langinfo query locale information     0.11
IPC::Open2 open a process for both reading and writing using open2()     1.04
IPC::Open3 open a process for reading, writing, and error handling using open3()     1.16
Moped::Msg     0.01
NDBM_File Tied access to ndbm files     1.12
Net::hostent by-name interface to Perl's built-in gethost*() functions     1.01
Net::netent by-name interface to Perl's built-in getnet*() functions     1.00
Net::protoent by-name interface to Perl's built-in getproto*() functions     1.00
Net::servent by-name interface to Perl's built-in getserv*() functions     1.01
O Generic interface to Perl Compiler backends     1.01
ODBM_File Tied access to odbm files     1.12
OS2::DLL access to DLLs with REXX calling convention.     1.05
OS2::ExtAttr Perl access to extended attributes.     0.03
OS2::PrfDB Perl extension for access to OS/2 setting database.     0.04
OS2::Process exports constants for system() call, and process control on OS2.     1.09
OS2::REXX access to DLLs with REXX calling convention and REXX runtime.     1.04
Opcode Disable named opcodes when compiling perl code     1.27
POSIX Perl interface to IEEE Std 1003.1     1.38_03
PerlIO On demand loader for PerlIO layers and root of PerlIO::* name space     1.09
PerlIO::encoding encoding layer     0.18
PerlIO::mmap Memory mapped IO     0.011
PerlIO::scalar in-memory IO, scalar IO     0.18
PerlIO::via Helper class for PerlIO layers implemented in perl     0.15
Pod::Html module to convert pod files to HTML     1.21
SDBM_File Tied access to sdbm files     1.11
SelectSaver save and restore selected file handle     1.02
Symbol manipulate Perl symbols and their names     1.07
Sys::Hostname Try every conceivable way to get hostname     1.18
Thread Manipulate threads in Perl (for old code only)     3.04
Tie::Array base class for tied arrays     1.06
Tie::Handle base class definitions for tied handles     4.2
Tie::Hash base class definitions for tied hashes     1.05
Tie::Hash::NamedCapture Named regexp capture buffers     0.09
Tie::Memoize add data to hash when needed     1.1
Tie::Scalar base class definitions for tied scalars     1.03
Tie::StdHandle base class definitions for tied handles     4.4
Tie::SubstrHash Fixed-table-size, fixed-key-length hashing     1.00
Time::gmtime by-name interface to Perl's built-in gmtime() function     1.03
Time::localtime by-name interface to Perl's built-in localtime() function     1.02
Time::tm internal object used by Time::gmtime and Time::localtime     1.00
UNIVERSAL base class for ALL classes (blessed references)     1.11
Unicode::UCD Unicode character database     0.58
User::grent by-name interface to Perl's built-in getgr*() functions     1.01
User::pwent by-name interface to Perl's built-in getpw*() functions     1.00
VMS::DCLsym Perl extension to manipulate DCL symbols     1.05
VMS::Filespec convert between VMS and Unix file specification syntax     1.12
VMS::Stdio standard I/O functions via VMS extensions     2.4
Win32CORE Win32 CORE function stubs     0.04
XS::APItest Test the perl C API     0.60_01
XS::Typemap module to test the XS typemaps distributed with perl     0.13
_charnames     1.39
arybase Set indexing base via $[     0.07
attributes get/set subroutine or variable attributes     0.22
blib Use MakeMaker's uninstalled version of a package     1.06
bytes Perl pragma to force byte semantics rather than character semantics     1.04
charnames access to Unicode character names and named character sequences; also define character names     1.40
deprecate Perl pragma for deprecating the core version of a module     0.03
diagnostics produce verbose warning diagnostics     1.34
feature Perl pragma to enable new features     1.36
filetest Perl pragma to control the filetest permission operators     1.03
integer Perl pragma to use integer arithmetic instead of floating point     1.01
less perl pragma to request less of something     0.03
locale Perl pragma to use or avoid POSIX locales for built-in operations     1.03
mro Method Resolution Order     1.16
open perl pragma to set default PerlIO layers for input and output     1.10
ops Perl pragma to restrict unsafe operations when compiling     1.02
overload Package for overloading Perl operations     1.22
overloading perl pragma to lexically control overloading     0.02
re Perl pragma to alter regular expression behaviour     0.26
sigtrap Perl pragma to enable simple signal handling     1.07
sort perl pragma to control sort() behaviour     2.02
strict Perl pragma to restrict unsafe constructs     1.08
subs Perl pragma to predeclare sub names     1.02
utf8 Perl pragma to enable/disable UTF-8 (or UTF-EBCDIC) in source code     1.13_01
vars Perl pragma to predeclare global variable names     1.03
vmsish Perl pragma to control VMS-specific language features     1.04
warnings Perl pragma to control optional warnings     1.23
warnings::register warnings import function     1.03


CORE Namespace for Perl's core routines  
CPerlBase a C++ base class encapsulating a Perl interpreter in Symbian  
CharClass::Matcher Generate C macros that match character classes efficiently  
Config access Perl configuration information  
DynaLoader Dynamically load C libraries into Perl code  
Errno System errno constants  
PerlUtil a C++ utility class for Perl/Symbian  
Pod::Functions Group Perl's functions a la perlfunc.pod  
Porting/ Generate perldelta acknowledgements text  
Porting/ functions for building and installing POD  
Porting/sync-with-cpan Synchronize with CPAN distributions  
Pumpkin Notes on handling the Perl Patch Pumpkin And Porting Perl  
README.hints hint files used by Configure Cross-compilation for linux  
README.pod README for the Porting/ directory in the Perl 5 core distribution.  
Release Manager's Guide with Checklist  
a2p Awk to Perl translator use git bisect to pinpoint changes  
c2ph Dump C structures as generated from cc -g -S stabs Check that all the URLs in the Perl source are valid Check source code for ANSI-C violations expand C macros using the C preprocessor  
find2perl translate find command lines to Perl code  
getopts Process single-character switches with switch clustering  
git-deltatool Annotate commits for perldelta  
h2ph convert .h C header files to .ph Perl header files  
h2xs convert .h C header files to Perl extensions  
how_to_write_a_perldelta How to write a perldelta  
installhtml converts a collection of POD pages to HTML format.  
libnetcfg configure libnet make patchnum  
mkppport distribute ppport.h among extensions  
perl The Perl 5 language interpreter  
perl5004delta what's new for perl5.004  
perl5005delta what's new for perl5.005  
perl5100delta what is new for perl 5.10.0  
perl5101delta what is new for perl v5.10.1  
perl5120delta what is new for perl v5.12.0  
perl5121delta what is new for perl v5.12.1  
perl5122delta what is new for perl v5.12.2  
perl5123delta what is new for perl v5.12.3  
perl5124delta what is new for perl v5.12.4  
perl5125delta what is new for perl v5.12.5  
perl5140delta what is new for perl v5.14.0  
perl5141delta what is new for perl v5.14.1  
perl5142delta what is new for perl v5.14.2  
perl5143delta what is new for perl v5.14.3  
perl5144delta what is new for perl v5.14.4  
perl5160delta what is new for perl v5.16.0  
perl5161delta what is new for perl v5.16.1  
perl5162delta what is new for perl v5.16.2  
perl5163delta what is new for perl v5.16.3  
perl5180delta what is new for perl v5.18.0  
perl5181delta what is new for perl v5.18.1  
perl5182delta what is new for perl v5.18.2  
perl5200delta what is new for perl v5.20.0  
perl561delta what's new for perl v5.6.1  
perl56delta what's new for perl v5.6.0  
perl581delta what is new for perl v5.8.1  
perl582delta what is new for perl v5.8.2  
perl583delta what is new for perl v5.8.3  
perl584delta what is new for perl v5.8.4  
perl585delta what is new for perl v5.8.5  
perl586delta what is new for perl v5.8.6  
perl587delta what is new for perl v5.8.7  
perl588delta what is new for perl v5.8.8  
perl589delta what is new for perl v5.8.9  
perl58delta what is new for perl v5.8.0 the perl debugger  
perlaix Perl version 5 on IBM AIX (UNIX) systems  
perlamiga Perl under Amiga OS  
perlandroid Perl under Android  
perlapio perl's IO abstraction interface.  
perlartistic the Perl Artistic License  
perlbook Books about and related to Perl  
perlboot Links to information on object-oriented programming in Perl  
perlbot Links to information on object-oriented programming in Perl  
perlbs2000 building and installing Perl for BS2000.  
perlbug how to submit bug reports on Perl  
perlcall Perl calling conventions from C  
perlce Perl for WinCE  
perlcheat Perl 5 Cheat Sheet  
perlclib Internal replacements for standard C library functions  
perlcn 简体中文 Perl 指南  
perlcommunity a brief overview of the Perl community  
perlcygwin Perl for Cygwin  
perldata Perl data types  
perldbmfilter Perl DBM Filters  
perldebguts Guts of Perl debugging  
perldebtut Perl debugging tutorial  
perldebug Perl debugging  
perldelta what is new for perl v5.20.1  
perldiag various Perl diagnostics  
perldos Perl under DOS, W31, W95.  
perldsc Perl Data Structures Cookbook  
perldtrace Perl's support for DTrace  
perlebcdic Considerations for running Perl on EBCDIC platforms  
perlembed how to embed perl in your C program  
perlepigraphs list of Perl release epigraphs  
perlexperiment A listing of experimental features in Perl  
perlfork Perl's fork() emulation  
perlform Perl formats  
perlfreebsd Perl version 5 on FreeBSD systems  
perlfunc Perl builtin functions  
perlgit Detailed information about git and the Perl repository  
perlgpl the GNU General Public License, version 1  
perlguts Introduction to the Perl API  
perlhack How to hack on Perl  
perlhacktips Tips for Perl core C code hacking  
perlhacktut Walk through the creation of a simple C code patch  
perlhaiku Perl version 5.10+ on Haiku  
perlhist the Perl history records  
perlhpux Perl version 5 on Hewlett-Packard Unix (HP-UX) systems  
perlhurd Perl version 5 on Hurd  
perlinterp An overview of the Perl interpreter  
perlintro a brief introduction and overview of Perl  
perliol C API for Perl's implementation of IO in Layers.  
perlipc Perl interprocess communication (signals, fifos, pipes, safe subprocesses, sockets, and semaphores)  
perlirix Perl version 5 on Irix systems  
perlivp Perl Installation Verification Procedure  
perljp 日本語 Perl ガイド  
perlko 한국어 Perl 안내서  
perllexwarn Perl Lexical Warnings  
perllinux Perl version 5 on Linux systems  
perllocale Perl locale handling (internationalization and localization)  
perllol Manipulating Arrays of Arrays in Perl  
perlmacos Perl under Mac OS (Classic)  
perlmacosx Perl under Mac OS X  
perlmod Perl modules (packages and symbol tables)  
perlmodinstall Installing CPAN Modules  
perlmodlib constructing new Perl modules and finding existing ones  
perlmodstyle Perl module style guide  
perlmroapi Perl method resolution plugin interface  
perlnetware Perl for NetWare  
perlnewmod preparing a new module for distribution  
perlnumber semantics of numbers and numeric operations in Perl  
perlobj Perl object reference  
perlootut Object-Oriented Programming in Perl Tutorial  
perlop Perl operators and precedence  
perlopenbsd Perl version 5 on OpenBSD systems  
perlopentut simple recipes for opening files and pipes in Perl  
perlos2 Perl under OS/2, DOS, Win0.3*, Win0.95 and WinNT.  
perlos390 building and installing Perl for OS/390 and z/OS  
perlos400 Perl version 5 on OS/400  
perlpacktut tutorial on pack and unpack  
perlperf Perl Performance and Optimization Techniques  
perlplan9 Plan 9-specific documentation for Perl  
perlpod the Plain Old Documentation format  
perlpodspec Plain Old Documentation: format specification and notes  
perlpodspeccopy Plain Old Documentation: format specification and notes  
perlpolicy Various and sundry policies and commitments related to the Perl core  
perlport Writing portable Perl  
perlpragma how to write a user pragma  
perlqnx Perl version 5 on QNX  
perlre Perl regular expressions  
perlreapi Perl regular expression plugin interface  
perlrebackslash Perl Regular Expression Backslash Sequences and Escapes  
perlrecharclass Perl Regular Expression Character Classes  
perlref Perl references and nested data structures  
perlreftut Mark's very short tutorial about references  
perlreguts Description of the Perl regular expression engine.  
perlrepository Links to current information on the Perl source repository  
perlrequick Perl regular expressions quick start  
perlreref Perl Regular Expressions Reference  
perlretut Perl regular expressions tutorial  
perlriscos Perl version 5 for RISC OS  
perlrun how to execute the Perl interpreter  
perlsec Perl security  
perlsolaris Perl version 5 on Solaris systems  
perlsource A guide to the Perl source tree  
perlstyle Perl style guide  
perlsub Perl subroutines  
perlsymbian Perl version 5 on Symbian OS  
perlsyn Perl syntax  
perlsynology Perl 5 on Synology DSM systems  
perlthrtut Tutorial on threads in Perl  
perltie how to hide an object class in a simple variable  
perltodo Link to the Perl to-do list  
perltooc Links to information on object-oriented programming in Perl  
perltoot Links to information on object-oriented programming in Perl  
perltrap Perl traps for the unwary  
perltru64 Perl version 5 on Tru64 (formerly known as Digital UNIX formerly known as DEC OSF/1) systems  
perltw 正體中文 Perl 指南  
perlunicode Unicode support in Perl  
perlunifaq Perl Unicode FAQ  
perluniintro Perl Unicode introduction  
perlunitut Perl Unicode Tutorial  
perlutil utilities packaged with the Perl distribution  
perlvar Perl predefined variables  
perlvarcopy Perl predefined variables  
perlvms VMS-specific documentation for Perl  
perlvos Perl for Stratus OpenVOS  
perlwin32 Perl under Windows  
pl2pm Rough tool to translate Perl4 .pl files to Perl5 .pm modules.  
pod2html convert .pod files to .html files  
psed a stream editor  
release_managers_guide Releasing a new version of perl 5.x  
release_schedule Perl 5 release schedule Sort warning and error messages in perldiag.pod  
symbian/TODO A post processor for make test.valgrind  

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