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NAME

blib - Use MakeMaker s uninstalled version of a package

CONTENTS

SYNOPSIS



 perl -Mblib script [args...]





 perl -Mblib=dir script [args...]



DESCRIPTION

Looks for MakeMaker-like ’blib’ directory structure starting in dir (or current directory) and working back up to five levels of ’..’.

Intended for use on command line with -M option as a way of testing arbitrary scripts against an uninstalled version of a package.

However it is possible to :



 use blib;
 or
 use blib ’..’;



etc. if you really must.

BUGS

Pollutes global name space for development only task.

AUTHOR

Nick Ing-Simmons nik@tiuk.ti.com


perl v5.8.8 blib (3pm) 2001-09-21
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