TinyPerl

tinyperl.el is part of the TinyTools.

Description

It can access and show documentation of Perl’s manual pages (POD) and help to acceess code or documentation of installed libraries (.pm) installed along Perl @INC variable.

Features

Picture below: Preview of POD documentation from a *.pl file being edited

TinyPerlImagePodFromBuffer

Picture below: Accessing Perl Module documentation

TinyPerlImagePodByModuleName

Install

Add following to the ~/.emacs InitFile:

(autoload 'tinyperl-install  "tinyperl" "" t)
(autoload 'turn-on-tinyperl-mode  "tinyperl" "" t)

(add-hook 'perl-mode-hook  'turn-on-tinyperl-mode)
(add-hook 'cperl-mode-hook 'turn-on-tinyperl-mode)

Customization

After new Perl version install, new library package (*.pm) install or modification of @INC, the POD cache needs to be rebuilt with ‘C-u M-x tinyperl-install’.


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