Hi Martin,

AFAIK you can only do this with hacks atm. It's different if the module is
installed or if you are in the source directory doing pelr6 -Ilib.

I do this in my own module here:


On Wed, Jun 28, 2017 at 7:14 AM Martin Barth <mar...@senfdax.de> wrote:

> Hello everyone,
> I wanted to repeat the question that I asked today on #perl6.
> I am looking for a way to retrieve the version of a Perl6-Module from
> within the module itself.
> <ufobat> there is often a our $VERSION in perl5 modules. is this still
> idiomatic/a good way to go in perl6
> <timotimo> i think the version is meant to be part of the meta info and
> such?
> <ufobat> but that means the module itself does not know about its
> version, just e.g. zef does?
> <timotimo> i'm convinced there ought to be a way to get the full meta
> info from whatever installation your script was grabbed from
> <timotimo> but i don't know what or how

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