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Re: Script to update your PPM Repositories

by pboin (Deacon)
on Jul 07, 2005 at 17:50 UTC ( #473167=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Script to update your PPM Repositories

This didn't work for me -- gave me a fit. I'm running ActiveState perl on NT4SP6.

To solve it, I ended up modifying the line that instantiates a new Net::Ping object. It now looks like this:

my $p = Net::Ping->new('icmp');

I also ran the script logged in as Administrator. My tips came from the following two nodes, both by tye:

Net::Ping, the mini series

(tye)Re: Net::Ping troubles


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by tphyahoo (Vicar) on Jun 03, 2006 at 21:51 UTC
    incorporated that into OP script. thanks!

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