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Git::Raw::Tree::Builder(3pm) User Contributed Perl Documentation Git::Raw::Tree::Builder(3pm)


Git::Raw::Tree::Builder - Git tree builder class


version 0.79


A Git::Raw::Tree::Builder allows you to build Git tree objects.

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


new( $repo, [$tree] )

Creates a new tree builder that will build trees in $repo. If $tree is passed, the contents of the tree builder are initialized from the contents of $tree.

clear( )

Clears the tree builder of all entries.

entry_count( )

Returns the number of entries contained in this tree builder.

get( $filename )

Return a Git::Raw::TreeEntry corresponding to $filename. Returns "undef" if no such entry exists.

insert( $filename, $object, $mode )

Adds (or updates) an entry in this tree builder. $object can be either a Git::Raw::Tree or Git::Raw::Blob object. Returns a Git::Raw::Tree::Entry object on success.

remove( $filename )

Removes the entry associated with the filename $filename from this tree builder.

write( )

Writes the tree object we've been building into the repository. Returns a Git::Raw::Tree object on success.


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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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