Provides a simple OOP-ish interface to the Google SOAP API for
searching. This package is used by Net::Google.
The Net::Google::Response object is used to contain response
information provided by the Google search service in response to a
search query. The Response object allows the client program to easily
access the data returned from a search.
Response data is accessed using methods with identical names to the
elements of a search response (as documented in the Google Web APIs
Reference, section 3). For instance, the first example in the SYNOPSIS
section, above, would return the estimated number of total results for
Response objects may contain other response objects, where an element
would return an array of other elements. For instance, calling
$response->resultElements() will return a reference to an array
of Net::Google::Response objects, each one representing one result
from the search.
The Response module will automatically provide methods for the search
response, as described by the service WSDL file. The results format
is described by the Google APIs documentation, to which you should
refer for the most up-to-date information. As of the April 8th, 2002
release of the Google APIs, the methods below are provided for each