my $author = CPANPLUS::Module::Author->new(
author => 'Jack Ashton',
cpanid => 'JACKASH',
_id => INTERNALS_OBJECT_ID,
@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.
ACCESSORSAn 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