'contrib/perl' section

Perl extensions for IFEFFIT

. This package provides an interface to IFEFFIT from Perl.

Perl DBI driver for Oracle

DBD::Oracle is a Perl module that works with the DBI module to provide access to Oracle databases. . To install the Instant Client, available for the i386 and amd64 archs only, download the RPM package from the Oracle web page and install it using Alien. Detailed instructions for this are available at

perl interface to the pgplot plotting library

The PGPLOT module provides a perl interface to the pgplot libraries used for plotting and visualizing scientific data. It is particularly popular for plotting astronomical data. Compared to using pgplot from C or FORTRAN, these Perl bindings allow for a faster, more interactive development.