|CPANPLUS::Module::Author(3pm)||User Contributed Perl Documentation||CPANPLUS::Module::Author(3pm)|
NAME¶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;
DESCRIPTION¶"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.
ACCESSORS¶An objects of this class has the following accessors:
- Name of the author.
- The CPAN id of the author.
- The email address of the author, which defaults to '' if not provided.
- 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