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CPAN::Meta::Validator(3Perl Programmers	Reference GuidCPAN::Meta::Validator(3)

NAME
       CPAN::Meta::Validator - validate	CPAN distribution metadata structures

VERSION
       version 2.150010

SYNOPSIS
	 my $struct = decode_json_file('META.json');

	 my $cmv = CPAN::Meta::Validator->new( $struct );

	 unless	( $cmv->is_valid ) {
	   my $msg = "Invalid META structure.  Errors found:\n";
	   $msg	.= join( "\n", $cmv->errors );
	   die $msg;
	 }

DESCRIPTION
       This module validates a CPAN Meta structure against the version of the
       the specification claimed in the	"meta-spec" field of the structure.

METHODS
   new
	 my $cmv = CPAN::Meta::Validator->new( $struct )

       The constructor must be passed a	metadata structure.

   is_valid
	 if ( $cmv->is_valid ) {
	   ...
	 }

       Returns a boolean value indicating whether the metadata provided	is
       valid.

   errors
	 warn( join "\n", $cmv->errors );

       Returns a list of errors	seen during validation.

BUGS
       Please report any bugs or feature using the CPAN	Request	Tracker.  Bugs
       can be submitted	through	the web	interface at
       <http://rt.cpan.org/Dist/Display.html?Queue=CPAN-Meta>

       When submitting a bug or	request, please	include	a test-file or a patch
       to an existing test-file	that illustrates the bug or desired feature.

AUTHORS
       o   David Golden	<dagolden@cpan.org>

       o   Ricardo Signes <rjbs@cpan.org>

       o   Adam	Kennedy	<adamk@cpan.org>

COPYRIGHT AND LICENSE
       This software is	copyright (c) 2010 by David Golden, Ricardo Signes,
       Adam Kennedy and	Contributors.

       This is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under
       the same	terms as the Perl 5 programming	language system	itself.

perl v5.26.0			  2017-04-19	      CPAN::Meta::Validator(3)

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