Alien::Package::Slp(3pUser Contributed Perl DocumentatAlien::Package::Slp(3pm)
Alien::Package::Slp - an object that represents a slp package
This is an object class that represents a slp package. It is derived
The following data is global to the class, and is used to describe the
slp package format, which this class processes directly.
Complete sizeof(slpformat) from slp.h in the stampede package man-
This is the pack format string for the footer. (A=space terminated
character, I=unsigned integer.)
What package format are we up to now? (Lowest one this is still
This is a translation table between architectures and the number
that represents them in a slp package.
This is a list of all the fields in the order they appear in the
Holds the compression type used in the slp file.
Holds the slp package format version of the slp file.
Detect slp files by their extention.
Install a slp. Pass in the filename of the slp to install.
Pulls the footer out of the slp file and returns it.
Implement the scan method to read a slp file.
Unpack a slp file. They can be compressed in various ways, depend-
ing on what is in the compresstype field.
Build a slp.
When the conffiles are set, the format used by slp (a colon-delim-
ited list) is turned into the real list that is used internally.
The list is changed back into slp's internal format when it is
When the copyright is set, the number used by slp is changed into a
textual description. This is changed back into a number when the
value is retreived.
When the arch is set, the number used by slp is changed into a tex-
tual description. This is changed back into a number when the value
Set/get release version.
When the release version is retreived, it is converted to an
unsigned integer, as is required by the slp package format.
Joey Hess <joeyATkitenet.net>
perl v5.8.8 2008-04-29 Alien::Package::Slp(3pm)