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CPANPLUS::Module::Author - CPAN author object for CPANPLUS
my $author = CPANPLUS::Module::Author->new( author => 'Jack Ashton', cpanid => 'JACKASH', _id => INTERNALS_OBJECT_ID, ); $author->cpanid; $author->author; $author->email; @dists = $author->distributions; @mods = $author->modules; @accessors = CPANPLUS::Module::Author->accessors;
"CPANPLUS::Module::Author" creates objects from the information in the source files. These can then be used to query on. These objects should only be created internally. For "fake" objects, there's the "CPANPLUS::Module::Author::Fake" class.
An objects of this class has the following accessors: author Name of the author. cpanid The CPAN id of the author. email The email address of the author, which defaults to '' if not provided. parent The "CPANPLUS::Internals::Object" that spawned this module object.
$auth = CPANPLUS::Module::Author->new( author => AUTHOR_NAME, cpanid => CPAN_ID, _id => INTERNALS_ID [, email => AUTHOR_EMAIL] ) This method returns a "CPANPLUS::Module::Author" object, based on the given parameters. Returns false on failure. @mod_objs = $auth->modules() Return a list of module objects this author has released. @dists = $auth->distributions() Returns a list of module objects representing all the distributions this author has released.
accessors () Returns a list of all accessor methods to the object