Dist::Zilla::Plugin::Test::ReportPrereqs - Report on prerequisite versions during automated testing
# in dist.ini [Test::ReportPrereqs]
This Dist::Zilla plugin adds a t/00-report-prereqs.t test file. If AUTOMATED_TESTING is true, it reports the version of all modules listed in the distribution metadata prerequisites (including 'recommends', 'suggests', etc.).
If a MYMETA.json file exists and CPAN::Meta is installed on the testing machine, MYMETA.json will be examined for prerequisites in addition, as it would include any dynamic prerequisites not set in the distribution metadata.
Versions are reported based on the result of
parse_version from ExtUtils::MakeMaker, which means prerequisite modules are not actually loaded (which avoids various edge cases with certain modules). Parse errors are reported as "undef". If a module is not installed, "missing" is reported instead of a version string.
Other Dist::Zilla::Plugins do similar things in slightly different ways that didn't suit my style and needs.
- Dist::Zilla::Plugin::Test::PrereqsFromMeta -- requires prereqs to be satisfied
- Dist::Zilla::Plugin::Test::ReportVersions -- bundles a copy of YAML::Tiny, reads prereqs only from META.yml, and attempts to load them with
- Dist::Zilla::Plugin::Test::ReportVersions::Tiny -- static list only, loads modules with
Please report any bugs or feature requests through the issue tracker at http://rt.cpan.org/Public/Dist/Display.html?Name=Dist-Zilla-Plugin-Test-ReportPrereqs. You will be notified automatically of any progress on your issue.
This is open source software. The code repository is available for public review and contribution under the terms of the license.
git clone https://github.com/dagolden/dist-zilla-plugin-test-reportprereqs.git
David Golden <email@example.com>
This software is Copyright (c) 2012 by David Golden.
This is free software, licensed under:
The Apache License, Version 2.0, January 2004