NAME

ISO::639_1 - ISO 639-1 Language informations

SYNOPSIS

use ISO::639_1;
print get_iso639_1('zu')->{'639-1'};    # zu
print get_iso639_1('zu')->{'639-2'};    # zul
print get_iso639_1('zu')->{family};     # Niger–Congo
print get_iso639_1('zu')->{name};       # Zulu
print get_iso639_1('zu')->{nativeName}; # isiZulu
print get_iso639_1('zu')->{wikiUrl};    # https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zulu_language

print get_iso639_1('fr')->{nativeName};    # Français
print get_iso639_1('fr-BE')->{nativeName}; # Français (BE)
print get_iso639_1('ur')->{nativeName};    # اردو

DESCRIPTION

ISO::639_1 provides informations about a language from its ISO639-1 code.

It differs from ISO::639 which is about ISO639-2.

The informations are extracted from https://github.com/haliaeetus/iso-639/ (MIT license).

METHODS

ISO::639_1 exports the following methods:

get_iso639_1

Usage    : get_iso639_1('zu')
Returns  : a hashref providing the informations described below.
          {
              "639-1"      => "zu",          # ISO 639-1 code
              "639-2"      => "zul",         # ISO 639-2 code
              "family"     => "Niger–Congo", # family of language
              "name"       => "Zulu",        # english name of the language
              "nativeName" => "isiZulu",     # native name of the language
              "wikiUrl"    => "https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zulu_language" # wikipedia URL about the language
          }
Argument : an ISO639-1 code with or without localization code.
           If a localization code is provided, (think "fr-BE", or "fr_BE"), the localization is
           appended to the name and nativeName informations (like "Français (BE)").
           Localization must be separated from the language code by "-" or "_".

INSTALL

After getting the tarball on https://metacpan.org/release/ISO::639_1, untar it, go to the directory and:

perl Build.PL
./Build
./Build test
./Build install

BUGS and SUPPORT

You can find documentation for this module with the perldoc command.

perldoc ISO::639_1

Bugs and feature requests will be tracked on:

https://framagit.org/luc/iso-639_1/issues

The latest source code can be browsed and fetched at:

https://framagit.org/luc/iso-639_1
git clone https://framagit.org/luc/iso-639_1.git

Source code mirror:

https://github.com/ldidry/iso-639_1

You can also look for information at:

AnnoCPAN: Annotated CPAN documentation

http://annocpan.org/dist/ISO::639_1
CPAN Ratings

http://cpanratings.perl.org/d/ISO::639_1
Search CPAN

http://search.cpan.org/dist/ISO::639_1

LICENSE

Copyright (C) Luc Didry.

This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.

The full text of the license can be found in the LICENSE file included with this module.

SEE ALSO

ISO::639

AUTHOR

Luc Didry luc@didry.org https://fiat-tux.fr