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Re^4: cpan dies for bad dlltool & dmake.exe

by bulk88 (Priest)
on Jan 18, 2013 at 09:21 UTC ( #1013994=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^3: cpan dies for bad dlltool & dmake.exe
in thread cpan dies for bad dlltool & dmake.exe

Installed the free Platform SDK will get you MS's C compiler/other C tools if you don't want to pay for Visual Studio. It will be enough to compile all code that AS's PPM offers. AS's PPM archive does a good job in building thing within a 1-3 days of releasing a module, but anything that requires Unix d/make syntax, manual cmd line parameters, 3rd party .lib/.a files, POSIX APIs, Configure, user interactive setup during, won't build on AS's PPM system. is a good website also to see if anyone can automated build/install the module.

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