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App::Perl6LangServer cpan:AZAWAWI last updated on 2018-10-20

README.md
# App::Perl6LangServer

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This is usually invoked from a language client (e.g.
[ide-perl6](https://github.com/azawawi/ide-perl6)). This language server
only supports at the moment `stdin` / `stdout` mode. `stderr` is used to report debug information at the moment.

This 
**Note: This is currently experimental and API may change. Please DO NOT use in
a production environment.**

## Features:

|Feature|Implements|Type|Status|Description
|-|-|-|-|-|
|Diagnostics|[PublishDiagnostics](https://microsoft.github.io/language-server-protocol/specification#textDocument_publishDiagnostics)|Notification|:heavy_check_mark:|Parse syntax check errors output from `perl6 -c`.|
|Document outline|[Document Symbols](https://microsoft.github.io/language-server-protocol/specification#textDocument_documentSymbol)|Request|:construction:|Experimental regex-based parser.|
|Hover|[Hover](https://microsoft.github.io/language-server-protocol/specification#textDocument_hover)|Request|:construction:|Experimental p6doc support / find declaration.|

## Installation

- Install this module using [zef](https://github.com/ugexe/zef):

```
$ zef install App::Perl6LangServer
```

## Testing

- To run tests:
```
$ prove -ve "perl6 -Ilib"
```

- To run all tests including author tests (Please make sure
[Test::Meta](https://github.com/jonathanstowe/Test-META) is installed):
```
$ zef install Test::META
$ AUTHOR_TESTING=1 prove -e "perl6 -Ilib"
```

## Author

Ahmad M. Zawawi, [azawawi](https://github.com/azawawi/) on #perl6.

## License

MIT License