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Module Version: 0.03   Source   Latest Release: Geo-Coder-Many-0.46-5

NAME ^

Geo::Coder::Many::PlaceFinder - Yahoo PlaceFinder plugin for Geo::Coder::Many

VERSION ^

Version 0.03

SYNOPSIS ^

This module adds Yahoo PlaceFinder support to Geo::Coder::Many.

Use as follows:

    use Geo::Coder::Many;
    use Geo::Coder::PlaceFinder;
    
    my $options = { };
    my $geocoder_many = Geo::Coder::Many->new( $options );
    my $place_finder = Geo::Coder::PlaceFinder->new( appid => 'YOUR_APP_ID' );
    
    my $place_finder_options = {
        geocoder    => $place_finder,
        daily_limit => 50000,
    };
    
    $geocoder_many->add_geocoder( $place_finder_options );
    
    my $location = $geocoder_many->geocode( 
        {
            location => '82 Clerkenwell Road, London, EC1M 5RF'
        }
    );

USAGE POLICY ^

As of writing, Yahoo PlaceFinder allows up to 50000 requests per day. This may change, so you should check the latest documentation to make sure you aren't going to get blocked.

http://developer.yahoo.com/geo/placefinder/

SUBROUTINES/METHODS ^

geocode

This is called by Geo::Coder::Many - it sends the geocoding request (via Geo::Coder::PlaceFinder) and extracts the resulting location, returning it in a standard Geo::Coder::Many::Response.

get_name

Returns the name of the geocoder type - used by Geo::Coder::Many

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