= Params-Validate-Checks-Net =

This is the Cpan distribution of the Params::Validate::Checks::Net Perl module.

Params::Validate::Checks::Net provides some named checks for use with
Params::Validate, to specify that certain function or method parameters should
be networky things:

  use Params::Validate::Checks qw<validate as>;
  use Params::Validate::Checks::Net;

  sub configure_website
    my %arg = validate @_,
      website => {as 'domain'},
      nameserver => {as 'domain'},
      ip_address => {as 'public_ip_address'},

    # Do something with $arg{website}, $arg{nameserver}, $arg{ip_address} ...

  sub check_network
    my %arg = validate @_.
      device => {as 'hostname'},
      mac_address => {as 'mac_address'},
      timeout => {as 'pos_int', default => 10},

    # Do something with $arg{device}, $arg{mac_address}, $arg{timeout} ...

== Installation ==

Params::Validate::Checks::Net can be installed using the Cpan client:

  cpan -i Params::Validate::Checks::Net

or by unzipping this distribution and running Build.PL and then Build:

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

or, if you have a make program, by running Makefile.PL then make:

  perl Makefile.PL
  make test
  make install

== Copyright & Licence ==

© copyright 2006-2008 by Smylers <smylers@cpan.org>

This library is software libre; you may redistribute it and modify it under the
terms of any of these licences:

* The GNU General Public License, version 2
* The GNU General Public License, version 3
* The Artistic License
* The Artistic License 2.0