|Cache::Null(3pm)||User Contributed Perl Documentation||Cache::Null(3pm)|
Cache::Null - Null implementation of the Cache interface
use Cache::Null; my $cache = Cache::Null->new();
See Cache for the usage synopsis.
The Cache::Null class implements the Cache interface, but does not actually persist data. This is useful when developing and debugging a system and you wish to easily turn off caching. As a result, all calls return results indicating that there is no data stored.
my $cache = Cache::Null->new( %options )
The constructor takes cache properties as named arguments, for example:
my $cache = Cache::Null->new( default_expires => '600 sec' );
See 'PROPERTIES' below and in the Cache documentation for a list of all available properties that can be set. However it should be noted that all the existing properties, such as default_expires, have no effect in a Null cache.
See 'Cache' for the API documentation.
Chris Leishman <firstname.lastname@example.org> Based on work by DeWitt Clinton <email@example.com>
Copyright (C) 2003-2006 Chris Leishman. All Rights Reserved.
This module is distributed on an "AS IS" basis, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, either expressed or implied. This program is free software; you can redistribute or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.
$Id: Null.pm,v 1.4 2006/01/31 15:23:58 caleishm Exp $