A Perl implementation of the XML-RPC specification
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RPC::XML - An implementation of XML-RPC Version: 0.71 WHAT IS IT The RPC::XML package is an implementation of XML-RPC. The module provides classes for sample client and server implementations, a server designed as an Apache location-handler, and a suite of data-manipulation classes that are used by them. USING RPC::XML There are not any pre-packaged executables in this distribution (except for a utility tool). Client usage will usually be along the lines of: use RPC::XML::Client; ... my $client = new RPC::XML::Client 'http://www.oreillynet.com/meerkat/xml-rpc/server.php'; my $req = RPC::XML::request->new('meerkat.getChannelsBySubstring', 'perl'); my $res = $client->send_request($req); # This returns an object of the RPC::XML::response class. This double-call # of value() first gets a RPC::XML::* data object from the response, then # the actual data from it: my $value = $res->value->value; Running a simple server is not much more involved: use RPC::XML::Server; ... my $srv = new RPC::XML::Server (host => 'localhost', port => 9000); # You would then use $srv->add_method to add some remotely-callable code ... $srv->accept_loop; # Stays in an accept/connect loop BUILDING/INSTALLING This package is set up to configure and build like a typical Perl extension. To build: perl Makefile.PL make && make test If RPC::XML passes all tests, then: make install You may need super-user access to install. PROBLEMS/BUG REPORTS Please send any reports of problems or bugs to email@example.com SEE ALSO XML-RPC: http://www.xmlrpc.com/spec The Artistic 2.0: http://www.opensource.org/licenses/artistic-license-2.0.php The LGPL 2.1: http://www.opensource.org/licenses/lgpl-2.1.php CHANGES * MANIFEST * t/01_pod.t (deleted) * t/02_pod_coverage.t (deleted) * t/03_meta.t (deleted) * t/04_minimumversion.t (deleted) * t/05_critic.t (deleted) * xt/01_pod.t (added) * xt/02_pod_coverage.t (added) * xt/03_meta.t (added) * xt/04_minimumversion.t (added) * xt/05_critic.t (added) Moved author-only tests to xt/, updated MANIFEST. * MANIFEST Add test suite 28_parser_bugs_50013.t, which was omitted from last release. * xt/01_pod.t * xt/02_pod_coverage.t * xt/03_meta.t * xt/04_minimumversion.t * xt/05_critic.t Re-engineered the author-only/release tests, since they're no longer in the t/ directory and thus should not interfere.