A clone of 'official' Archive::BagIt reposity by CPAN author Rob Schmidt (https://github.com/rjeschmi/Archive-BagIt). This repository contains patches to update Archive::BagIt to version 1.0 of BagIt, see RFC 8493 (https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc8493)
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Andreas Romeyke 102d47a9ba - fixed broken test bag 4 months ago
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This is experimental software for the moment and under active

Under the hood, the module Archive::BagIt::Base was adapted and
extended to support BagIt 1.0 according to RFC 8493

Also: Check out Archive::BagIt::Fast if you are willing to add some
extra dependencies to get better speed by mmap-ing files.


This modules will hopefully help with the basic commands needed to
create and verify a bag. My intention is not to be strict and enforce
all of the specification. The reference implementation is the java
version and I will endeavour to maintain compatibility with it.

use Archive::BagIt;

#read in an existing bag:
my $bag_dir = "/path/to/bag";
my $bag = Archive::BagIt->new($bag_dir);

#construct bag in an existing directory
my $bag2 = Archive::BagIt->make_bag($bag_dir);

# Validate a BagIt archive against its manifest
my $bag3 = Archive::BagIt->new($bag_dir);
my $is_valid = $bag3->verify_bag();



An Object Oriented Interface to a bag. Opens an existing bag.

my $bag = Archive::BagIt->new('/path/to/bag');


A constructor that will make and return a bag from a directory

If a data directory exists, assume it is already a bag (no checking for
invalid files in root)


An interface to verify a bag.

You might also want to check Archive::BagIt::Fast to see a more direct
way of accessing files (and thus faster).


This is the checksum for the bag, md5 of the manifest-md5.txt


Returns the bagit version according to the bagit.txt file.


Returns an array with all of the payload files (those files that are
below the data directory)


Returns an array with files that are in the root of the bag,
non-manifest files


Return an array with the list of manifest files that exist in the bag


Return an array with the list of tagmanifest files


The original development version is on github at
http://github.com/rjeschmi/Archive-BagIt and may be cloned from there.

The actual development version is available at


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

perldoc Archive::BagIt

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