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missing package for web service via https?

by Anonymous Monk
on Nov 03, 2006 at 16:31 UTC ( #582117=perlquestion: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??
Anonymous Monk has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:

I got the following error on my work PC, but the same code does not give any error at home, so I must have installed something there before, but I cannot remember... pls help. Thanks.

500 Can't locate object method "new" via package "LWP::Protocol::https +::Socket" at line 14

Here is the code, simple:

use strict; use warnings; #use SampleService qw=>(:all); #use SOAP::Lite +trace => qw(all); use SOAP::Lite; #$ENV{HTTPS_DEBUG} = '1'; #$ENV{HTTPS_CA_FILE} = 'C:/src/perl/a.cer'; #$ENV{HTTPS_CA_DIR} = 'C:/src/perl'; my $lite = new SOAP::Lite( #uri => '', proxy => ' +ces/module?wsdl'); while (1) { my $start = time(); print"Result = " . $lite->ping()->result . ","; my $end = time(); my $diff = $end - $start; print " started at " . localtime() . ", took " . $diff . " seconds +\n"; sleep(10); }

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Re: missing package for web service via https?
by idsfa (Vicar) on Nov 03, 2006 at 16:40 UTC

    At a guess, you're missing LWP, which contains that package (LWP::Protocol::https::Socket). Install the bundle with:

    perl -MCPAN -e 'install Bundle::LWP'

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