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Re: Installing CPAN modules without using 'ppm'by xdg (Monsignor)
|on Jun 23, 2006 at 11:39 UTC||Need Help??|
You might consider using Mini::CPAN and its minicpan utility on a computer with internet access to create a small mirror of the latest files on CPAN. Burn that to a CD or two and bring it to the machine with the air gap.
You can set your CPAN repository url to
In response to a chatterbox comment about the URL format, here's what I use in my CPAN Config.pm (with the mini-cpan repository in C:\cpan):
It's equivalent to:
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