Pod::Simple::XMLOutStream(3p) Perl Programmers Reference Guide Pod::Simple::XMLOutStream(3p)

Pod::Simple::XMLOutStream -- turn Pod into XML

  perl -MPod::Simple::XMLOutStream -e \
   "exit Pod::Simple::XMLOutStream->filter(shift)->any_errata_seen" \

Pod::Simple::XMLOutStream is a subclass of Pod::Simple that parses Pod and turns it into XML.

Pod::Simple::XMLOutStream inherits methods from Pod::Simple.


Pod::Simple::DumpAsXML is rather like this class; see its documentation for a discussion of the differences.

Pod::Simple, Pod::Simple::DumpAsXML, Pod::SAX


The older (and possibly obsolete) libraries Pod::PXML, Pod::XML

TODO: An example or two of =extend, then point to Pod::Simple::Subclassing


Pod::Simple, Pod::Simple::Text, Pod::Spell

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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 <bug-pod-simple@rt.cpan.org>.

Copyright (c) 2002-2004 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.

Pod::Simple was created by Sean M. Burke <sburke@cpan.org>. But don't bother him, he's retired.

Pod::Simple is maintained by:

  • Allison Randal "allison@perl.org"
  • Hans Dieter Pearcey "hdp@cpan.org"
  • David E. Wheeler "dwheeler@cpan.org"
2023-02-15 perl v5.36.3