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Re: Module failing to install

by Anonymous Monk
on Feb 19, 2013 at 09:42 UTC ( #1019498=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Module failing to install

What commands did you issue?


See also How to install CPAN modules into ActivePerl

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Re^2: Module failing to install
by anewpearl (Initiate) on Feb 19, 2013 at 10:03 UTC

    Hi, I am using the module Win32-GuiTest-1.60-PPM58.tar.gz from the link and i am using ppd file to install it. I have copied all the modules on my local drive and from command prompt i am giving the below cmd. C:/>PPM install Win32-GuiTest-1.60-PPM58.tar.gz all the other modules are successfully installed with this command.

      PPM58 modules are not suitable for Perl 5.14. You will need to find the corresponding PPM514 modules.

        It's better if you use strawberry perl on windows and cpan/cpanm to install module.

        Thanks for your time , i installed Strawberry perl 5.12 and i downloaded the correpsonding module for 5.12 and it installed fine..:).. A very good lesson , dont compile modules dedicated for different versions...
      So why don't you try what I suggested?

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