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Mail::Field::Date(3pm)User Contributed Perl DocumentatioMail::Field::Date(3pm)



NAME
       Mail::Field::Date - a date header field

INHERITANCE
        Mail::Field::Date
          is a Mail::Field

SYNOPSIS
         use HTTP::Date 'time2iso';
         my $field = Mail::Field->new(Date => time2iso());

DESCRIPTION
       Represents one "Date" header field.

METHODS
       Constructors

       Mail::Field::Date->combine(FIELDS)

           See "Constructors" in Mail::Field

       Mail::Field::Date->extract(TAG, HEAD [, INDEX ])

           See "Constructors" in Mail::Field

       Mail::Field::Date->new(TAG [, STRING | OPTIONS])

           See "Constructors" in Mail::Field

       "Fake" constructors

       $obj->create(OPTIONS)

           See ""Fake" constructors" in Mail::Field

       $obj->parse

           See ""Fake" constructors" in Mail::Field

       Accessors

       $obj->set(OPTIONS)

        Option --Default
        Time     undef
        TimeStr  undef

           . Time => SECONDS

           . TimeStr => STRING

               A string acceptable to Date::Parse.

       $obj->stringify

           See "Accessors" in Mail::Field

       $obj->tag

       Mail::Field::Date->tag

           See "Accessors" in Mail::Field

       Smart accessors

       $obj->text([STRING])

           See "Smart accessors" in Mail::Field

       $obj->time([TIME])

           Query (or change) the TIME (as stored in the field) in seconds.

DETAILS
DIAGNOSTICS
       Error: Undefined subroutine <method> called

           Mail::Field objects use autoloading to compile new functionality.
           Apparently, the mehod called is not implemented for the specific
           class of the field object.

SEE ALSO
       This module is part of the MailTools distribution, http://perl.over-
       meer.net/mailtools/.

AUTHORS
       The MailTools bundle was developed by Graham Barr.  Later, Mark Over-
       meer took over maintenance without development.

       Mail::Cap by Gisle Aas <aasAToslonett.no>.  Mail::Field::AddrList by
       Peter Orbaek <poeATcit.dk>.  Mail::Mailer and Mail::Send by Tim Bunce
       <Tim.BunceATig.uk>.  For other contributors see ChangeLog.

LICENSE
       Copyrights 1995-2000 Graham Barr <gbarrATpobox.com> and 2001-2007 Mark
       Overmeer <perlATovermeer.net>.

       This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
       under the same terms as Perl itself.  See
       http://www.perl.com/perl/misc/Artistic.html



perl v5.8.8                       2008-04-14            Mail::Field::Date(3pm)