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Re: Image-Magick on Strawberry Perl

by syphilis (Bishop)
on Jan 27, 2015 at 02:28 UTC ( #1114590=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Image-Magick on Strawberry Perl

It does not tell me the build for which the PPD is intended

What was the actual command that you ran ?
The information you seek would be contained within the PPD file that was read.
Just download Image-Magick.ppd, and look at the "ARCHITECTURE NAME" entries therein.
Each "ARCHITECTURE NAME" entry will specify a supported build of perl.

Cheers,
Rob

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Re^2: Image-Magick on Strawberry Perl
by aplonis (Pilgrim) on Jan 27, 2015 at 14:11 UTC

    Where might I download this from and know that it is for Strawberry Perl? I found one here...

    http://www.bribes.org/perl/ppm/Image-Magick.ppd

    ...but IIRC bribes.org is a source for ActiveState Perl modules, is it not? Anyhow, I'll try out Strawberry Perl 5.16 and see how that goes.

      ...but IIRC bribes.org is a source for ActiveState Perl modules

      No - the Bribes' PPM packages should also work fine with *any* Windows build of perl that has the same $Config{archname} and version as specified in the PPD file (which you can grab at www.bribes.org/perl/ppm/Image-Magick.ppd btw).

      Cheers,
      Rob
        I can't find the ppd at this place: www.bribes.org/perl/ppm/Image-Magick.ppd ???
      SOLVED! Image-Magick installed via PPM for Strawberry Perl 5.16. So did Tk and GD-Graph.

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