CPAN::API::HOWTO(3) Perl Programmers Reference Guide CPAN::API::HOWTO(3)NAMECPAN::API::HOWTO - a recipe book for programming with CPAN.pm
All of these recipes assume that you have put "use CPAN" at the top of
What distribution contains a particular module?
my $distribution = CPAN::Shell->expand(
This returns a string of the form "AUTHORID/TARBALL". If you want the
full path and filename to this distribution on a CPAN mirror, then it
What modules does a particular distribution contain?
my @modules = CPAN::Shell->expand(
You may also refer to a distribution in the form A/AU/AUTHORID/TARBALL.
the main CPAN.pm documentation
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
under the same terms as Perl itself.
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