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Re: Looking for Mr. Good Documentation! (apropriately enough...)

by ybiC (Prior)
on Mar 08, 2003 at 01:52 UTC ( #241319=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Looking for Mr. Good Documentation!

I wouldn't necessarily say "the best" documention, but both Pod::Usage and Getopt::Long have documentation that are spiritually akin to Perl itself - easy to get started with, yet no dearth of depth.   So much so, that even a lunkhead like me easily figured out how to use them* with a degree of effectiveness.
  striving toward Perl Adept
  (it's pronounced "why-bick")

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[atcroft]: Lady_Aleena: I found the L<name|section> syntax, which describes linking to a perl manual page, and L<text|url> to link to a web page. The reason I asked was because I was on looking at a module,
[atcroft]: and it referred to several other modules, but the links went to I found that a bit of a surprise, and it got me wondering if there was a "standard" way to link to other modules in the documentation on CPAN.

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