in reply to Re: Installing CPAN on a Windows system
in thread Installing CPAN on a Windows system
Cygwin is, I believe, just for the tools GrandFather notes in the post. I use CPAN.pm on a system w/just the freebie NMAKE for "pure-Perl" modules, and CPAN.pm uses the Perl modules to take the place of those command-line tools with little problem.
----Asim, known to some as Woodrow.