$ cd Some-Dist-Dir $ dzooky
dzooky is Dist::Zilla's nephew. He has the ability to summon his uncle.
dzooky in the directory containing the distribution you wish to convert to Dist::Zilla.
dzooky will determine the type of distribution it is and execute the
Build.PL and gather meta information to generate a
dist.ini file for you.
die on any error conditions it encounters.
If you do not wish to execute
Build.PL and have
META.yml, you may use the
metafile command to merely examine those files.
$ dzooky metafile
dzooky also supports specifying a
Dist::Zilla bundle to use instead of the defaults.
$ dzooky dist --bundle BINGOS
This will add [@BINGOS] to the generated
This should be considered as experimental for the moment. It does work in the main but there are some
The ExtUtils::MakeMaker examination is done by parsing the
Makefile that is produced by executing
Makefile.PL. Module::Install will also fall back to this mechanism if a
MYMETA.yml file is not generated.
The Module::Build examination is purely from
This has some limitations.
As we pull a lot of data from
MYMETA.yml ( where applicable ), we could fill in a lot more of the