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  • The NameSpace module is a "normal" Perl object-oriented interface to package namespaces. It provides a clean way to get access to one, and then to query and modify the contents of it. It hides all ...
    Redford, JohnRedford, John
    Oct 13, 1999 at 8:00 pm
    Oct 27, 1999 at 8:14 am
  • Easy, I look for a package (.pm file) first. So the above would find CGI.pm and probably alias it to the CGI namespace (or main, as in '::'?). I haven't tried this, and it is an interesting question. ...
    Michael KingMichael King
    Oct 14, 1999 at 3:14 pm
    Oct 17, 1999 at 7:12 pm
  • hiya. i wrote a perl version of java.util.Properties - has anything like that been submitted to cpan already? didnt see anything, but its possible i overlooked something. if not, what would be a ...
    Doctor jestDoctor jest
    Oct 14, 1999 at 4:46 am
    Oct 17, 1999 at 7:03 am
  • Name DSLI Description Info --------------- ---- -------------------------------------------- ----- Tie::Cache::LRU adpr A Least-Recently Used cache MSCHWERN Uploaded this a few weeks ago, forgot to ...
    Michael G SchwernMichael G Schwern
    Oct 31, 1999 at 10:17 am
    Nov 5, 1999 at 11:17 pm
  • Dear Module List maintainer, I would like to have the following package names registered for my SAP R/3 related modules: R3 - for future use R3::rfcapi - perl wrapper functions for SAP's rfcsdk ...
    Schon, JohanSchon, Johan
    Oct 25, 1999 at 9:29 am
    Nov 16, 1999 at 10:09 am
  • NAME: Grant McLean EMAIL: grantm@web.co.nz HOMEPAGE: http://www.web.co.nz/~grantm PREF CPAN ID: GRANTM DESCRIPTION: XML::Simple is a module which implements a trivial API for reading and writing XML. ...
    Grant McLeanGrant McLean
    Oct 18, 1999 at 9:15 pm
    Oct 30, 1999 at 3:04 pm
  • Module Namespace Guardians, I have a set of modules useful for CGI work, which more or less provide high level functionalities to low-level problems. ;-) The modules were inspired by Tom ...
    Raphael ManfrediRaphael Manfredi
    Oct 26, 1999 at 9:45 am
    Oct 26, 1999 at 6:12 pm
  • Fine by me. Question for modules@perl.org: Can I have the "Import" namespace for my CPAN module? I'd be glad to share it with others, since this module enables multiple implementations for any given ...
    Michael KingMichael King
    Oct 17, 1999 at 7:35 pm
    Oct 19, 1999 at 11:36 am
  • Hi, I'm writing a CSS1 parser as part of a project &, as I couldn't find any such beast on CPAN, thought it might be worth uploading. My problem is I haven't the vaguest idea what to call it. Some ...
    Stephen ZanderStephen Zander
    Oct 18, 1999 at 7:14 pm
    Oct 28, 1999 at 7:07 pm
  • Module Namespace Guardians, I am working on several modules that will ultimately end-up on CPAN in about 6 months. However, I need to settle on the namespaces to use, because before publishing my ...
    Raphael ManfrediRaphael Manfredi
    Oct 26, 1999 at 9:05 am
    Oct 26, 1999 at 2:33 pm
  • Import is similar to Exporter in effect, but works very differently. Rather than use @ISA to find 'import' in Exporter, Import directly exports an 'import' function into the namespace of the package ...
    Redford, JohnRedford, John
    Oct 13, 1999 at 8:13 pm
    Oct 25, 1999 at 3:08 pm
  • This just shows that there are not many of your modules in the module list. To change that ASAP, it would help if you'd send us a module list entry for every single module that you'd like to have ...
    Joshua N PritikinJoshua N Pritikin
    Oct 27, 1999 at 1:53 pm
    Oct 28, 1999 at 12:16 pm
  • Carp::TypeCheck uses croak, so it will have a passing similarity to other Carp modules. The purpose of TypeCheck is to encapsulate subroutine calls in a closure which performs runtime argument type ...
    Redford, JohnRedford, John
    Oct 13, 1999 at 8:27 pm
    Oct 25, 1999 at 3:13 pm
  • Please pardon the stupid return address on that last message. My new email client was misconfigured. ---------- Forwarded Message ---------- Subject: RFC: Fieldmapper.pm Date: Wed, 13 Oct 1999 ...
    RootRoot
    Oct 14, 1999 at 2:23 am
    Oct 28, 1999 at 5:42 am
  • Second time.
    Jeff OkamotoJeff Okamoto
    Oct 25, 1999 at 10:44 pm
    Oct 26, 1999 at 6:16 pm
  • Record update in the PAUSE modules database: modid: [Schedule::Match] statd: [a] stats: [d] statl: [p] stati: [f] was [r] description: [Pattern-based crontab-like schedule] userid: [TAIY] chapterid: ...
    Perl Authors Upload ServerPerl Authors Upload Server
    Oct 26, 1999 at 4:26 pm
    Oct 26, 1999 at 7:58 pm
  • I have submitted a package for profiling DBI queries. I named it DBIx::Profile, and the name of the file "Profile.pm". In retrospect, this might be dumb, since Profile is bound to be quite the common ...
    Jeff LathanJeff Lathan
    Oct 25, 1999 at 10:22 pm
    Oct 26, 1999 at 3:02 pm
  • Hi I'd like to post a module on CPAN. The module is called Math::3d. It implements standard 3d operations such as rotations and projections in Perl. NAME : Greg McCarroll EMAIL : ...
    Greg McCarrollGreg McCarroll
    Oct 24, 1999 at 6:53 pm
    Oct 25, 1999 at 7:59 am
  • Hi, Please change the DSLI attribute to RdpO of PostScript::Font PostScript::FontInfo PostScript::FontMetrics PostScript::Resources They're all object oriented. Thanks, Johan
    Johan VromansJohan Vromans
    Oct 21, 1999 at 1:42 pm
    Oct 22, 1999 at 6:32 am
  • You're correct -- it could be used in many non-DBI or database applications. In the past, this set of functions have been used in C source code: arm_init() arm_getid() arm_start() arm_update() ...
    Bryan BackerBryan Backer
    Oct 27, 1999 at 4:11 pm
    Nov 3, 1999 at 8:45 pm
  • I just uploaded two new modules: Name DSLI Description Info ------------- ---- -------------------------------------------- ----- D'oh::Year adpf Find stupid mistakes when mucking with years MSCHWERN ...
    Michael G SchwernMichael G Schwern
    Oct 31, 1999 at 10:10 am
    Nov 3, 1999 at 8:22 pm
  • Record update in the PAUSE mailinglists database: userid: [LWWWP] maillistname: [The libwww-perl mailing list] address: [libwww@perl.org] was [libwww-perl@ics.uci.edu] subscribe: [] was [Mail to ...
    Perl Authors Upload ServerPerl Authors Upload Server
    Oct 28, 1999 at 12:30 pm
    Oct 31, 1999 at 9:17 pm
  • My CPAN id is CARPENTER. A few days ago I uploaded my Storm-Tracker bundle. This bundle is currently in the Geo::Storm_Tracker::bla namespace. I am considering renaming it to be in the ...
    Jimmy CarpenterJimmy Carpenter
    Oct 28, 1999 at 7:36 pm
    Oct 29, 1999 at 3:52 am
  • I just discovered this very old posting of Tim Potter and I'm not sure what to do with it now. Config::Access is on CPAN for over a year. I can just add it to the module list and approve the de facto ...
    Andreas J. KoenigAndreas J. Koenig
    Oct 23, 1999 at 7:34 am
    Oct 29, 1999 at 2:07 am
  • I want to publish a module which I have written called 'React'. This module is intended to provide the same general functionality that one gets from Tcl/Expect (as opposed to Expect, the Perl ...
    Redford, JohnRedford, John
    Oct 25, 1999 at 2:46 pm
    Oct 26, 1999 at 8:31 am
  • (This Mail was generated by the server http://hohenstaufen.in-berlin.de:81/pause/authenquery;ACTION=edit_cred automatically) Record update in the PAUSE user database: userid: [ANDK] fullname: ...
    Perl Authors Upload ServerPerl Authors Upload Server
    Oct 16, 1999 at 10:16 pm
    Oct 25, 1999 at 8:08 am
  • Hi. I'm about to upload new module which can be used for schedule management. It handles schedule defined in extended crontab(5) format (with duration added), and basically does following: 1. Tell ...
    Taisuke YamadaTaisuke Yamada
    Oct 23, 1999 at 12:29 pm
    Oct 24, 1999 at 9:14 am
  • name: James Lee Carpenter email: Jimmy.Carpenter@chron.com homepage: none userid for CPAN: Carpenter description of my bundle: I am writing a perl bundle which parses and archives tropical storm ...
    Jimmy CarpenterJimmy Carpenter
    Oct 18, 1999 at 4:55 pm
    Oct 22, 1999 at 7:32 pm
  • Hi, I have a module which implementes a TIEHASH class, providing the following function: At the time you tie your hash, you specify another hash (by ref) which will be used as a source of default ...
    John PorterJohn Porter
    Oct 15, 1999 at 4:02 pm
    Oct 21, 1999 at 9:04 am
  • Record update in the PAUSE modules database: modid: [Chatbot::Eliza] statd: [R] was [a] stats: [d] statl: [p] stati: [h] was [O] description: [Eliza algorithm encapsulated in an object] userid: ...
    Perl Authors Upload ServerPerl Authors Upload Server
    Oct 31, 1999 at 5:34 pm
    Oct 31, 1999 at 5:40 pm
  • When I go to the "Edit a Module" screen, it shows 4 modules but I'm quite sure that I own more than 4. Is the scroll bar disabled by mistake? Thanks. -- "Does `competition' have an abstract purpose?" ...
    Joshua N PritikinJoshua N Pritikin
    Oct 27, 1999 at 1:04 pm
    Oct 27, 1999 at 1:41 pm
  • I have a module which allows a module to specify that it should be defined into one or more namespaces (packages). Confused? Here's an example (assumes my current working name, Exporter::PkgAlias): # ...
    John PorterJohn Porter
    Oct 22, 1999 at 3:35 pm
    Oct 26, 1999 at 6:04 pm
  • Record update in the PAUSE modules database: modid: [Image::ParseGIF] statd: [R] was [a] stats: [n] was [] statl: [p] was [] stati: [O] was [] description: [Parse GIF images into component parts] was ...
    Perl Authors Upload ServerPerl Authors Upload Server
    Oct 26, 1999 at 7:41 am
    Oct 26, 1999 at 7:50 am
  • I would like to publish another module of mine. This module is (presently) named Spawn. It exports two routines. 'spawn' and 'spawn_pty'. The usage is: ($pid, $in_fh, $out_fh, $err_fh) = spawn( ...
    Redford, JohnRedford, John
    Oct 25, 1999 at 2:30 pm
    Oct 25, 1999 at 5:02 pm
  • I am almost ready (about 75%, or within two weeks) to release a 100% Perl port of an XSL transform engine for Perl. This is the server-side piece that takes an XML document and applies an XSL ...
    Michael KingMichael King
    Oct 23, 1999 at 3:59 pm
    Oct 24, 1999 at 4:55 am
  • I have a module which provides a perl API to Ispell, an external spell-checker program. Naturally, I called it Text::Ispell. If anyone has any objections to this name, please let me know ASAP. ...
    John PorterJohn Porter
    Oct 21, 1999 at 9:07 pm
    Oct 22, 1999 at 2:46 pm
  • Hi, Please change the DSLI attribute of Getopt::Long to Sdpr (was: Supf) I maintain the module, and it uses references. I'm not sure about the 'r', though. Does this qualify: use Getopt::Long; my ...
    Johan VromansJohan Vromans
    Oct 21, 1999 at 1:48 pm
    Oct 22, 1999 at 8:37 am
  • Hullo- I want to solicit feedback for a new module I'm creating. Here's the (hopefully short) background. I've been developing a module for WDDX (see wddx.org). In a nutshell, WDDX is a means to ...
    Scott GuelichScott Guelich
    Oct 21, 1999 at 7:33 am
    Oct 21, 1999 at 9:11 am
  • I am not reading the mailing list archives, because I am assuming that anything relevant to my modules will actually be sent to me. The only thing in 04pause.html is that I should "talk to ...
    Redford, JohnRedford, John
    Oct 19, 1999 at 1:45 pm
    Oct 21, 1999 at 5:52 am
  • Record update in the PAUSE database, table "mods": modid: [Authen::Krb5] statd: [R] was [c] stats: [d] statl: [c] stati: [O] description: [Interface to Kerberos 5 API] was [Interface to Kerberos API] ...
    Perl Authors Upload ServerPerl Authors Upload Server
    Oct 20, 1999 at 1:23 pm
    Oct 20, 1999 at 3:45 pm
  • Hi, I have created a module defining a TIEARRAY class, which implements the following function: Given an "offset" value, and an existing array variable (possibly anonymous), map accesses to the tied ...
    John PorterJohn Porter
    Oct 15, 1999 at 7:04 pm
    Oct 18, 1999 at 4:35 pm
  • I have a module, working name Hook::WrapSub. It is very similar to Hook::PrePostCall. The main difference is that the interface is not object-oriented. It also provides a bit more power and ...
    John PorterJohn Porter
    Oct 28, 1999 at 4:51 pm
    Nov 3, 1999 at 8:29 pm
  • I would like to update the DSLI info for Data::Walker, but it does not appear in the select box for me here: https://pause.kbx.de/pause/authenquery?ACTION=edit_mod Data::Walker is on CPAN at version ...
    John NolanJohn Nolan
    Oct 31, 1999 at 5:41 pm
    Oct 31, 1999 at 9:15 pm
  • Greetings: I'm the maintainer for Curses::Widgets, and I would like to suggest a new module that would extend its functionality: Curses::Forms. Name DSLI Description Info ------------- ---- ...
    CorlissCorliss
    Oct 30, 1999 at 11:04 pm
    Oct 31, 1999 at 5:10 pm
  • Record update in the PAUSE modules database: modid: [Text::Metaphone] statd: [c] was [b] stats: [d] statl: [p] was [c] stati: [O] was [f] description: [Splay tree, becomes faster with more use] was ...
    Perl Authors Upload ServerPerl Authors Upload Server
    Oct 31, 1999 at 9:56 am
    Oct 31, 1999 at 10:02 am
  • Since I'm *completely* redoing RTF::Document, it makes sense to rename it RTF::Generator so that existing scripts which use it don't break. Hence, I'm claiming the namespace. RTF::Generator will make ...
    Robert RothenbergRobert Rothenberg
    Oct 29, 1999 at 6:45 am
    Oct 29, 1999 at 9:14 am
  • For the moment, I believe so. Here's the list in what I hope is the right format...I'm not entirely happy with the summaries, but they are good enough. SOOP RdpO Safe Object Oriented Programming ...
    Redford, JohnRedford, John
    Oct 27, 1999 at 8:28 pm
    Oct 28, 1999 at 6:27 am
  • Hello perlmongers! I wish to upload a module to CPAN, but want to seek your advice on the namespace in which this module should reside. The purpose of the module is to generate "pronounceable" ...
    White, SolomonWhite, Solomon
    Oct 27, 1999 at 6:50 pm
    Oct 28, 1999 at 5:31 am
  • Record update in the PAUSE modules database: modid: [Tree::Fat] statd: [R] was [a] stats: [d] statl: [c] stati: [f] was [O] description: [Embeddable F-Tree Algorithm Suite] userid: [JPRIT] chapterid: ...
    Perl Authors Upload ServerPerl Authors Upload Server
    Oct 27, 1999 at 1:01 pm
    Oct 27, 1999 at 7:36 pm
  • Did Ken and I ever resolve what was going to happen with Ioctl? I've made a bunch of changes to his Ioctl 0.7. I'm going to upload mine as Ioctl 0.8 unless I am contacted by 3pm EST tomorrow. This is ...
    Joshua N PritikinJoshua N Pritikin
    Oct 26, 1999 at 9:28 pm
    Oct 27, 1999 at 5:44 am
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