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Git::Raw::Blob(3pm) User Contributed Perl Documentation Git::Raw::Blob(3pm)


Git::Raw::Blob - Git blob class


version 0.79


A Git::Raw::Blob represents a Git blob.

WARNING: The API of this module is unstable and may change without warning (any change will be appropriately documented in the changelog).


create( $repo, $buffer )

Create a new blob from the given buffer.

lookup( $repo, $id )

Retrieve the blob corresponding to $id. This function is pretty much the same as "$repo->lookup($id)" except that it only returns blobs. If the blob doesn't exist, this function wil return "undef".

owner( )

Retrieve the Git::Raw::Repository owning the blob.

content( )

Retrieve the raw content of a blob.

size( )

Retrieve the size of the raw content of a blob.

id( )

Return the raw ID (the SHA-1 hash) of the blob as a string.

is_binary( )

Determine if the blob content is most certainly binary or not.

is_blob( )

Returns true.

is_tree( )

Returns false.


Alessandro Ghedini <>


Copyright 2012 Alessandro Ghedini.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of either: the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; or the Artistic License.

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