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Re^2: Copying the Strawberry perl.exe

by Boldra (Deacon)
on Jul 04, 2011 at 14:50 UTC ( #912657=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Copying the Strawberry perl.exe
in thread Copying the Strawberry perl.exe

That doesn't really help, because what we really want is perl in c:\our\favourite\path\perl.exe and another faction want to use c:\what\they\think\is\standard\perl.exe. We also want to avoid installing perl twice.

Actually we're pretty flexible about our\favourite\path, but what\they\think\is\standard is just abominable.

Oh, and we're not talking about one single machine, rather hundreds.

- Boldra

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Re^3: Copying the Strawberry perl.exe
by BrowserUk (Pope) on Jul 04, 2011 at 15:38 UTC

    The only way to resolve that is with junction.exe.

    Use the distribution syphilis pointed to and install it in one of the paths and then set up a junction to map that to the other path.

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