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  • Hi, In preparing the next Strawberry release you've no doubt noticed that mingw-w64 32bit version cannot build a working Perl after gcc version 4.4.3 on Windows XP. Commit 180422 to the 4.6 branch of ...
    Mark DootsonMark Dootson
    Oct 29, 2011 at 8:20 pm
    Sep 6, 2012 at 10:39 pm
  • Hi, I hope this is the right mailing list. it was linked from http://strawberryperl.com/support.html but its name does not sound related for me. Please inform me, it iam wrong. Beside this doubts ...
    René StaffenRené Staffen
    Apr 25, 2012 at 2:26 pm
    May 16, 2012 at 6:28 pm
  • Hi, You have probably heard of the now famous "heartblead" bug of the OpenSSL library. http://heartbleed.com/ StrawberryPerl is bundled with a binary of the OpenSSL library so I'm wondering if ...
    Olivier MenguéOlivier Mengué
    Apr 12, 2014 at 6:45 pm
    Apr 18, 2014 at 5:24 pm
  • I'm part of the XMLTV project that provides tools to collect and manage TV listings data. For years, I've generated a Windows EXE release using a very old version of ActivePerl and their PerlApp ...
    Robert EdenRobert Eden
    Jun 22, 2014 at 6:20 pm
    Aug 6, 2014 at 5:55 am
  • I need to make a decision reasonably quickly. The decision is whether to A) release a quick beta of Strawberry using the current build code that I used for the 5.10.1 RC's - I can do this within 24 ...
    Curtis JewellCurtis Jewell
    Aug 23, 2009 at 4:00 pm
    Aug 29, 2009 at 1:50 pm
  • Firstly, please forgive me if this isn't the right place for asking this question. I tried a couple of programmer's forums but up to now, my question hasn't even gained one answer! And yet it seems ...
    John EmmasJohn Emmas
    Apr 17, 2014 at 6:47 am
    Apr 18, 2014 at 10:10 pm
  • I need to rebuild OpenSSL 1.0.1e to include the FIPS object module, under Strawberry Perl 5.16.x for both 32-bit and 64-bit platforms. Can anyone point me to the procedure that was used to build the ...
    Thomas J PinklThomas J Pinkl
    Aug 30, 2013 at 4:57 pm
    Sep 12, 2013 at 8:58 pm
  • Hi, is anybody against turning on USE_64_BIT_INT in coming 32bit Strawberry Perl 5.18.x series ? I have done some testing with PDL guys approx a year ago on 5.16.0 (I guess Rob is also subscribed to ...
    KmxKmx
    Mar 13, 2013 at 12:29 pm
    Apr 5, 2013 at 1:06 am
  • Hello List, I recently took over maintenance of Crypt-SSLeay. Today I downloaded Strawberry Perl to see whether it could build the module or not. Turns out there are a couple of problems, and I need ...
    David LandgrenDavid Landgren
    Jan 1, 2007 at 6:48 pm
    Jan 3, 2007 at 12:41 am
  • Here's a hint as to why. Have a look at the output of perl -Mversion -E "say qv('0.30')- numify(); say qv('0.3000')- numify();" CPANPLUS uses Module::Load::Conditional, which uses version.pm to ...
    Elliot ShankElliot Shank
    Oct 31, 2008 at 2:33 am
    Oct 31, 2008 at 1:17 pm
  • I am having problems installing various Modules: WWW::Mechanize DateTime KiokuDB Padre Wx Perl/Tk Reaction Devel::Declare This is for now ... and of course the problem is sometimes in one of the ...
    Ali M.Ali M.
    May 14, 2009 at 7:44 am
    Jun 8, 2009 at 6:21 am
  • Strawberry Perl 5.16.0.1 is available at http://strawberryperl.com/releases.html (all editions: MSI, ZIP, PortableZIP for both: 32/64bit MS Windows) More details in Release Notes ...
    KmxKmx
    May 22, 2012 at 3:22 pm
    Nov 3, 2012 at 4:55 pm
  • Hi, It seems most of the Perl developers are using some Unix flavor (including Linux, *BSD and even Mac). Probably not on this list though. I'd like to have an idea What do you use Perl for on ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Nov 26, 2008 at 7:26 am
    Nov 26, 2008 at 4:08 pm
  • Hi, I just bought a new notebook and decided to leave Windows 7 on it to further my experience in using Windows and developing Perl on it. While my main desktop is running Ubuntu and being an avid ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Jul 26, 2011 at 3:24 am
    Aug 11, 2011 at 7:30 am
  • Hi. I'm not sure if this is the correct place for getting help with Strawberry Perl but it seems to be mentioned on the Strawberry Perl web site so I'm guessing it might be. Earlier this year I ...
    John EmmasJohn Emmas
    Dec 7, 2013 at 1:53 pm
    Dec 10, 2013 at 10:56 am
  • The DBD::mysql CPAN module has been updated to 4.025 to address many Windows related issues. The DBD::mysql version packaged with Strawberry Perl v5.18.1.1 is 4.023. I have had no luck in building ...
    Paul DurdenPaul Durden
    Dec 28, 2013 at 3:19 pm
    Jan 10, 2014 at 7:22 pm
  • I see that DBD::Oracle is now included in Strawberry. I'd like to see DBD::Sybase also included. I assume the steps to doing so are: 1) Identify a FREE downloadable client library package for Sybase, ...
    Matthew PersicoMatthew Persico
    Dec 1, 2014 at 3:23 pm
    Dec 4, 2014 at 1:24 am
  • Hi there, I've started using strawberry-perl (Perl 5.10.1, Win7, 64bit). When trying to install modules from cpan it almost ever fails with the following problem: ---- install Modul::blablabla ... ...
    Johannes KilianJohannes Kilian
    May 18, 2010 at 9:51 am
    May 20, 2010 at 5:31 am
  • Hello, I need your help with problems on my vanilla perl setup. I guess these are more appropriate to be called mingw problems, not perl problems, but there are reasons I'll call you first. The ...
    Dmitry KarasikDmitry Karasik
    Oct 2, 2008 at 2:46 pm
    Oct 3, 2008 at 11:31 am
  • hi I'm wondering why it seems like nobody cares how to setup Strawberry Perl with fcgi on iis. As far as I know the necessery hooks and configurations aren't done automatically when run the ...
    Ben JakbBen Jakb
    Jan 23, 2009 at 8:58 am
    Jan 24, 2009 at 12:07 am
  • Hi! Which way is the true way, and what not? "-lssleay32 -llibeay32" Way? Or "-lssl -lcrypto" Way? -- a) "-lssleay32 -llibeay32" Way: At this moment in strawberry-perl-5.12.3.0-64bit / 5.12.2.0 and ...
    Victor MiasnikovVictor Miasnikov
    Jun 2, 2011 at 10:02 am
    Jun 2, 2011 at 4:51 pm
  • Hello, I have I problem with building Prima on strawberry 5.12.3, which appears when I use Strawberry installed in something other than c:/strawberry directory. The problem didn't re-appear cleanly ...
    Dmitry KarasikDmitry Karasik
    Oct 31, 2011 at 10:19 am
    Oct 31, 2011 at 9:06 pm
  • I recently was looking into a CPAN tester report P-1.1.24: - MSWin32-x86-multi-thread-64int / 5.20.2: - FAIL http://www.cpantesters.org/cpan/report/bc273757-6c01-1014-a765-afcf632b568brt that has me ...
    L. WalshL. Walsh
    Mar 6, 2015 at 6:00 pm
    Mar 9, 2015 at 7:38 am
  • Strawberry Perl 5.22.1.1 is available at http://strawberryperl.com More details in Release Notes: http://strawberryperl.com/release-notes/5.22.1.1-32bit.html ...
    KmxKmx
    Dec 18, 2015 at 10:56 am
    May 11, 2016 at 5:49 pm
  • Hi, 1) I have just looked at http://win32.perl.org/ and it still does not mention the new release of Strawberry Perl and I don't seem to have edit rights to that pages so I cannot update myself. 2) ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Apr 10, 2008 at 5:55 am
    Apr 10, 2008 at 4:44 pm
  • The current Vanilla Perl installer forces a particular install location. I've got lots of experience with Inno Setup scripts; would the project be interested in patches to allow the script to specify ...
    Duncan MurdochDuncan Murdoch
    May 8, 2008 at 5:59 pm
    May 9, 2008 at 1:07 pm
  • I'll say upfront that I'm no Perl expert. I use ASSP (http://www.asspsmtp.org/wiki/Welcome) which requires the installation of Perl along with various packages, and that's about the extent of my ...
    Alex DavidsonAlex Davidson
    Dec 2, 2008 at 2:27 am
    Dec 2, 2008 at 5:26 am
  • I'm interested in having Strawberry Perl as a dependency of MsysGit. That project is recently having success compiling code (e.g. git-svn) against MinGW Perl, whereas in the past they had to settle ...
    Phil LawrencePhil Lawrence
    Aug 7, 2009 at 10:36 pm
    Aug 17, 2009 at 4:28 pm
  • Can someone please clue me in as to how to install Net::SSLeay in Strawberry Perl? I suspect I do not know how to point to the right places: (see below) "Note (probably harmless): No library found ...
    Michael WestMichael West
    Sep 5, 2009 at 2:03 pm
    Sep 6, 2009 at 1:42 pm
  • Hi, I've been a longtime user and now have a new project requiring spamassassin. (SA) One of the many dependencies of SA is openssl. Openssl doesn't build with the MinGW supplied by strawberry perl. ...
    Michael PapetMichael Papet
    Apr 9, 2010 at 5:25 pm
    Apr 14, 2010 at 5:21 pm
  • Hi, I would like to use https://metacpan.org/module/Chart::Clicker but it needs https://metacpan.org/module/Cairo which in turn needs http://www.cairographics.org/ Anyone has managed to install that ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Sep 21, 2011 at 7:32 am
    Sep 23, 2011 at 9:01 am
  • I have an old Perl script that was working fine before my hard drive crashed last week. Now I have a new system on Window 7 (in case that makes a difference) . I can install active perl without ...
    Sue PicusSue Picus
    Jun 13, 2012 at 12:16 am
    Jun 18, 2012 at 10:19 pm
  • I've got a wee problem with one of my modules on Windows: http://www.cpantesters.org/cpan/report/6c50e2a4-6c0f-1014-988b-f0c2162c787f However, I don't have a Windows licence, nor do I know how to ...
    David CantrellDavid Cantrell
    May 28, 2013 at 2:53 pm
    May 31, 2013 at 3:24 pm
  • Hi, We have many reports related to problems with installing strawberry perl via MSI installer. Like troubles with installing on non-C: drive, troubles with installing on a machine completely without ...
    KmxKmx
    May 15, 2014 at 3:36 pm
    May 15, 2014 at 8:27 pm
  • I was trying to build Prima on the latest Strawberry Perl 10.0.0.1 and besides a bug in its Makefile.PL that was fixed by the author, Dmitry Karasik I got tons of warnings. In file included from ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Apr 10, 2008 at 4:56 pm
    Apr 10, 2008 at 7:01 pm
  • Hi I'm trying to install Net::Jabber using cpan . This is the result Failed test: 1 Non-zero exit status: 255 Parse errors: Bad plan. You planned 66 tests but ran 1. t/x_signed (Wstat: 65280 Tests: 1 ...
    Gregory MachinGregory Machin
    Aug 12, 2008 at 8:08 pm
    Aug 13, 2008 at 1:48 pm
  • Greeting all, I failed to install Moose on the latest Strawberry Perl 5.10.0.3. Below is the output I got CPAN Terminal i Moose [MSG] No 'C:\Documents and Settings\tclwarrior\Application ...
    Ali M.Ali M.
    Dec 15, 2008 at 2:24 pm
    Dec 23, 2008 at 9:03 am
  • Adam, I seem to see too many people falling in the trap of not removing Active Perl before trying to use Strawberry Perl and when things don't work blaming it on Strawberry Perl. In order to reduce ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Dec 12, 2008 at 1:59 pm
    Dec 12, 2008 at 3:58 pm
  • Hello All, has anyone encountered the problem described here: http://bugs.activestate.com/show_bug.cgi?id=82846 ? If yes, are there solutions/workarounds ? Thanks, Sergei.
    Sergei SteshenkoSergei Steshenko
    Apr 21, 2009 at 7:53 pm
    Apr 21, 2009 at 9:54 pm
  • Hello, I need to know which files are afected if I would like to install the strawberry _portable_ version. For example: There is a file named "config_data" with a shebang line ...
    Thomas SteinbachThomas Steinbach
    Nov 15, 2009 at 5:01 pm
    Nov 15, 2009 at 11:08 pm
  • The File::NFSLock package wont install on Windows, and its blocking many nice Packages! KiokuDB and Chart::Clicker to name a few what can be done about that? Regards, Ali
    Ali M.Ali M.
    Jul 7, 2009 at 9:30 am
    Jul 8, 2009 at 7:44 am
  • Hi All, I am using XML::Simple in one of my project assignment with Perl 5.8.1r5. I am observing that this XML utility is taking a lot of memory when we have a large input file for parsing. Because ...
    Sharma, SushilSharma, Sushil
    May 25, 2010 at 6:15 am
    May 25, 2010 at 8:05 am
  • OS: Windows 7, 64-bit Perl 5.12.0.1 Module: Tk 804.029 I'm not sure if this is a Perl::Tk issue, or a MinGW wanted any input guidance on where I need to go with this. I attempted to install using ...
    PaulPaul
    Jul 27, 2010 at 3:40 pm
    Jul 27, 2010 at 9:28 pm
  • Hi, I'm attempting to build SVK using latest strawberry perl. It has an external dependency on subversion perl bindings, and I'm encountering issues. After hours of trying, I was unable to get a ...
    UmageUmage
    Nov 1, 2010 at 9:15 am
    Nov 8, 2010 at 12:03 am
  • I'm new the the strawberry distro, and need to install a bunch of CPAN modules. It doesn't seem that it comes with the necessary build utils to do so. Is there a single-install that would install all ...
    Linda A. WalshLinda A. Walsh
    Dec 20, 2010 at 6:59 pm
    Dec 21, 2010 at 7:14 am
  • Hi all, I'm new to perl on Windows, long term casual user of perl on *nix. I was told I should post this issue here. Context: Win7 x64, fresh default install of Strawberry Perl. Goal: install pp ...
    Webbed PeteWebbed Pete
    Jun 13, 2011 at 4:12 am
    Jun 13, 2011 at 12:09 pm
  • The site has been compromised and displays a tonne of spam links when accessing the site through Google. Whoever is the webmaster must fix it ASAP. -- Frank Reidar
    Frank ReidarFrank Reidar
    Oct 9, 2011 at 5:29 pm
    Oct 27, 2011 at 5:20 am
  • Hello, there is a problem with Tk-804.030 build failing using strawberry 5.12.3 portable. The following test-report gives details (Win7). I see the same issue trying to build Tk on WinXP 32 / ...
    Ch LamprechtCh Lamprecht
    Nov 23, 2011 at 11:05 am
    Nov 23, 2011 at 3:51 pm
  • Hi, Is there someone here who can provide info/link to building perl (using mingw port of gcc) without it being dependent on libgcc_s_sjlj-1.dll, libstdc++-6.dll ? (I'm familiar enough with building ...
    Sisyphus1Sisyphus1
    Oct 1, 2015 at 4:46 am
    Oct 2, 2015 at 12:03 am
  • Hello, the following code (foo.pl) results in the error message mentioned in the subject line. ``` use Socket qw(:DEFAULT IPPROTO_TCP); &SOCK_STREAM; &IPPROTO_TCP; &SOMAXCONN; import Socket ...
    Martin PuppeMartin Puppe
    Jan 25, 2016 at 3:38 pm
    Jan 26, 2016 at 8:41 am
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