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Template::Toolkit and Text::Tableby Skeeve (Parson)
|on Feb 05, 2020 at 21:37 UTC||Need Help??|
Skeeve has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
I had the requirement to build a text table with Template::Toolkit. It's for the purpose of sending tabular data in a plain text mail.
As I couldn't find any module, I built my own TextTable filter.
An example table could look like this:
And the result would be
My Filter Plugin simply parses the text and translates it into Text::Table code.
I'm wondering whether or not the plugin could be useful for others, so my questions are:
Thanks for your attention.