Welcome to Perltidy!
Perltidy is a tool to indent and reformat perl scripts. It can also
write scripts in html format.
Perltidy is free software released under the GNU General Public License
-- please see the included file "COPYING" for details.
"perltidy" should work with most standard Perl installations. The
following modules are not required, but perltidy may use them if
HTML::Entities will be used to encode HTML entities if detected
Pod::Html will be used to format pod text
The total disk space needed after removing the installation directory
will about 2 Mb.
There are two source distribution files:
* A .tgz "tarball", with Unix-style <lf> line endings, and
* A zip file, .zip, with Windows-style <cr><lf> line endings.
In addition, the web site has links to debian and RPM packages.
For most standard installations, the standard Makefile.PL method should
The INSTALL file has additional installation notes, and tells how to use
perltidy without doing an installation.
Please see the CHANGES file for notices of any recent updates.
Please see the BUGS file for a list of all known open bugs.
Documentation can be found in the docs directory, and it can also be
found at http://perltidy.sourceforge.net
Reading the brief tutorial should help you use perltidy effectively.
FEEDBACK / BUG REPORTS
Bug reports, comments and suggestions are welcome. Attach the smallest
piece of code which demonstrates the bug or issue.
perltidy at users.sourceforge.net