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Re: "wxmsw28u_core_custom.dll is missing" ?

by InfiniteSilence (Curate)
on Feb 03, 2012 at 20:08 UTC ( #951703=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Error with Padre at ActivePerl

I was a Windows programmer for years using ActiveState, then Strawberry Perl, then I totally switched to using Linux (OpenSUSE) for writing code in Perl. I mention this because I gradually weaned myself away from always thinking that I needed a GUI.

"...GUI where I can see the Perl program variables..." You don't need a GUI to see program variables:

perl -d foo.pl ... Loading DB routines from perl5db.pl version 1.3 Editor support available. Enter h or `h h' for help, or `man perldebug' for more help. main::(foo.pl:9): my $limit = 100_000_000; DB<1> n main::(foo.pl:10): my $zip_file = "zipfile.zip"; DB<1> p $limit 100000000 DB<2>
Sure, with a GUI you can have a pretty list of variables with expandable sections, etc., but the point I'm trying to make is that you shouldn't need them to see variable values.

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