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Re: FTP for Perl 4.0

by runrig (Abbot)
on Dec 02, 2001 at 02:26 UTC ( #128916=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to FTP for Perl 4.0 to use "use net::FTP"...

Could be that you're spelling Net::FTP with the incorrect case. Are you sure its perl 4.0 (in that case, I'm not sure what version might work, you might check the change log (and then the CPAN archives if its not in the authors CPAN directory) for Net::FTP and see if it goes back that far). (update: Hmm, the libnet bundle seems to start arount 1997, and perl5 was a few years before that, so you're probably out of luck).
Anyway, if you don't mind my asking, what's preventing you from upgrading perl? As you probably know, 4.0 is rather archaic :-)

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Re: Re: FTP for Perl 4.0
by chipmunk (Parson) on Dec 02, 2001 at 03:25 UTC
    Net::FTP definitely won't work under perl4, because perl4 doesn't support modules! :D There may be an ftp library that works in perl4 (like is perl4's CGI library), but I don't know where one would find it.
Re: Re: FTP for Perl 4.0
by Anonymous Monk on Dec 02, 2001 at 03:18 UTC

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