If you use the perl downloaded from http://www.activestate.com/
, try the shell-program ppm to try to install precompiled packages, e.g.
PPM interactive shell (2.1.6) - type 'help' for available commands.
exit - leave the program.
help [command] - prints this screen, or help on 'command'.
install PACKAGES - installs specified PACKAGES.
quit - leave the program.
query [options] - query information about installed packages.
remove PACKAGES - removes the specified PACKAGES from the system
search [options] - search information about available packages.
set [options] - set/display current options.
verify [options] - verifies current install is up to date.
version - displays PPM version number
PPM> search Net::Telnet
Packages available from http://ppm.ActiveState.com/cgibin/PPM/ppmserve
Net-Telnet [3.03] Interact with TELNET port or other TCP por
Net-Telnet-Cisco [1.10] automate Cisco management
Net-Telnet-Netscreen [1.01] interact with a Netscreen firewall
and if Net::Telnet is found (as above), download and install it by
PPM> install Net-Telnet
see also: http://perlmonks.thepen.com/147012.html
if not, then go and try http://www.cpan.org/, e.g by typing into shell
perl -MCPAN -e shell
and answer all the questions (if you don't know just press enter, only entering a http_proxy and ftp_proxy is important if you use any). Then enter help to get some help
perl -e "s>>*F>e=>y)\*martinF)stronat)=>print,print v22.214.171.124.11.32"
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