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Pod::Simple::Text(3pm)

perl v5.30.1
2020-01-30

libpod-simple-perl

framework for parsing files in the Pod markup language

perl-Pod-Simple

Framework for parsing POD documentation

perl-doc

Perl language documentation

NAME

Pod::Simple::Text -- format Pod as plaintext

SYNOPSIS


  perl -MPod::Simple::Text -e \
   "exit Pod::Simple::Text->filter(shift)->any_errata_seen" \
   thingy.pod

DESCRIPTION

This class is a formatter that takes Pod and renders it as wrapped plaintext.
Its wrapping is done by Text::Wrap, so you can change $Text::Wrap::columns as you like.
This is a subclass of Pod::Simple and inherits all its methods.

SEE ALSO

Pod::Simple, Pod::Simple::TextContent, Pod::Text

SUPPORT

Questions or discussion about POD and Pod::Simple should be sent to the mail list. Send an empty email to to subscribe.
This module is managed in an open GitHub repository, <https://github.com/perl-pod/pod-simple/>. Feel free to fork and contribute, or to clone <git://github.com/perl-pod/pod-simple.git> and send patches!
Patches against Pod::Simple are welcome. Please send bug reports to <>.

COPYRIGHT AND DISCLAIMERS

Copyright (c) 2002 Sean M. Burke.
This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.
This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but without any warranty; without even the implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

AUTHOR

Pod::Simple was created by Sean M. Burke <>. But don’t bother him, he’s retired.
Pod::Simple is maintained by:
o Allison Randal
o Hans Dieter Pearcey
o David E. Wheeler
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