WWW::Search::OpenDirectory - class for searching dmoz.org!
require WWW::Search; $search = new WWW::Search('OpenDirectory');
This class uses the Open Directory engine http://dmoz.org. Yahoo! type directory that is user maintained. Very nice!
Seperate search terms with 'and' to include all words. Accepts double quotes for phrase searching: ``Tour de France''
This class exports no public interface; all interaction should be done through WWW::Search objects.
To make new back-ends, see the WWW::Search manpage, or the specialized AltaVista searches described in options.
This module adheres to the
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2.01 New test mechanism.
1.02 Format changes.