Steffen Müller > Win32-Exe-0.11 > Win32::Exe

Download:
Win32-Exe-0.11.tar.gz

Dependencies

Annotate this POD

CPAN RT

New  1
Open  4
View/Report Bugs
Module Version: 0.11   Source   Latest Release: Win32-Exe-0.17

NAME ^

Win32::Exe - Manipulate Win32 executable files

VERSION ^

This document describes version 0.10 of Win32::Exe, released January 14, 2007.

SYNOPSIS ^

    use Win32::Exe;
    my $exe = Win32::Exe->new('c:/windows/notepad.exe');

    # Get version information
    print $exe->version_info->get('FileDescription'), ": ",
        $exe->version_info->get('LegalCopyright'), "\n";

    # Dump icons in an executable
    foreach my $icon ($exe->icons) {
        printf "Icon: %s x %s (%s colors)\n",
               $icon->Width, $icon->Height, 2 ** $icon->BitCount;
    }

    # Import icons from a .exe or .ico file and writes back the file
    $exe->update( icon => '/c/windows/taskman.exe' );

    # Change it to a console application, then save to another .exe
    $exe->SetSubsystem('console');
    $exe->write('c:/windows/another.exe');
    
    # Add a manifest section
    $exe->update( manifest => $mymanifestxml );
    # or a default
    $exe->update( defaultmanifest => 1 );

DESCRIPTION ^

This module parses and manipulating Win32 PE/COFF executable headers, including version information, icons and other resources.

More documentation will be provided in due time. For now, please look at the test files in the source distributions t/ directory for examples of using this module.

AUTHORS ^

Audrey Tang <cpan@audreyt.org>

Mark Dootson

Steffen Mueller <smueller@cpan.org>

COPYRIGHT ^

Copyright 2004-2007 by Audrey Tang <cpan@audreyt.org>.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.

See http://www.perl.com/perl/misc/Artistic.html

syntax highlighting: