Re^5: windows environment variable regressionby BrowserUk (Pope)
|on Sep 23, 2013 at 01:05 UTC||Need Help??|
Because I expect to change the Perl version on a regular basis and I don't want to have to parse PATH to do it.
Then don't. Just install each new version into the same place -- say X:\perl or wherever -- and then you have no need to change or edit or parse the path.
Or, if that is too simple, install new builds into versioned directories and then use:
And have p:\ in your path.
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