in reply to Convincing ISP to install a module

Unless it's an XS file, I'd just copy it and set 'use lib' to point to it. Or copy the module into your CGI script, heh.

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Re: Re: Convincing ISP to install a module
by belg4mit (Prior) on Dec 11, 2001 at 06:56 UTC
    Even if it is an XS based module you can do this, providing:

    a) you have access to a compiler
    i) on that machine
    ii) elsewhere to (cross-)compile for that platform
    b) the ISP is not using multiple heterogenous servers with a networked filesystem (the binary module being useless on other platforms).

    perl -p -e "s/(?:\w);([st])/'\$1/mg"