stag-handle.pl man page

stag-handle — streams a stag file through a handler into a writer


stag-handle -w itext -c my-handler.pl myfile.xml > processed.itext
stag-handle -w itext -p My::Parser -m My::Handler myfile.xml > processed.itext


will take a Stag compatible format (xml, sxpr or itext), turn the data into an event stream passing it through my-handler.pl

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-module|m PERLMODULE
A module that is used to transform the input events the module should inherit from Data::Stag::BaseHandler
-unit|u NODE_NAME

(you should always use this option if you specify -m)

this is the unit that gets passed to the handler/transformer. this will get set automatically if you use the the -c, -s or -t options

multiple units can be set

-u foo -u bar -u boz
-writer|w WRITER
writer for final transformed tree; can be xml, sxpr or itext
-module|m MODULE
perl modules for handling events
-codefile|c FILE
a file containing a perlhashref containing event handlers - see below
-sub|s PERL
a perl hashref containing handlers



unix> cat my-handler.pl
  person => sub {
      my ($self, $person) = @_;
      $person->set_fullname($person->get_firstname . ' ' .
  address => sub {
      my ($self, $address) = @_;
      # remove addresses altogether from processed file

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