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  • Good morning, You have sent a personal reply rather than to the list (or if you did send to the list it hasn't come through yet). I didn't say I can't; I said it was easier if I didn't have to, and ...
    Charlie GarrisonCharlie Garrison
    Dec 13, 2013 at 11:41 pm
    Dec 13, 2013 at 11:41 pm
  • I have a script which runs fine on OS 10.6.8 but fails on 10.7.2. The error message is this:
    Alan FryAlan Fry
    Dec 12, 2013 at 2:59 pm
    Dec 12, 2013 at 11:11 pm
  • ActiveState is pleased to announce the release of - ActivePerl 5.14.4 build 1405 - ActivePerl 5.16.3 build 1603 complete, ready-to-install binary distributions of Perl. Builds for Windows, Mac OS X ...
    Jan DuboisJan Dubois
    Mar 22, 2013 at 8:49 pm
    Mar 22, 2013 at 8:49 pm
  • ActiveState is pleased to announce the release of - ActivePerl 5.12.5 build 1206 (Business Edition only) - ActivePerl 5.14.3 build 1404 - ActivePerl 5.16.2 build 1602 complete, ready-to-install ...
    Jan DuboisJan Dubois
    Jan 10, 2013 at 7:43 pm
    Jan 10, 2013 at 7:43 pm
  • ActiveState is pleased to announce ActivePerl 5.16.1 build 1601, a complete, ready-to-install binary distribution of Perl. Builds for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux are made freely available. Builds for ...
    Jan DuboisJan Dubois
    Sep 12, 2012 at 4:57 pm
    Sep 12, 2012 at 4:57 pm
  • It seems there have been no postings to the list for over a year, but here goes anyway. Last night I installed Perl 5.16.1 in /usr/local/ and immediately encountered problems when I tried to install ...
    John DelacourJohn Delacour
    Sep 10, 2012 at 12:31 pm
    Sep 10, 2012 at 12:31 pm
  • ActiveState is pleased to announce ActivePerl 5.16.0 build 1600, a complete, ready-to-install binary distribution of Perl. Builds for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux are made freely available. Builds for ...
    Jan DuboisJan Dubois
    Jun 19, 2012 at 9:30 pm
    Jun 19, 2012 at 9:30 pm
  • Is is posslble to use Mac::Glue on Lion? I'm having no luck with it or with Mac::AppleScript::Glue either. Am I out of luck, or is there an alternative? Thanks, Kim Helliwell
    Kim HelliwellKim Helliwell
    May 3, 2012 at 7:07 pm
    May 3, 2012 at 7:07 pm
  • Hello, I am a Perl newbie and I am experiencing a problem when I try to configure Perl on Lion. In first place, I tried to use perlbrew, but I was unable to install any perl version. Right now I am ...
    Edmundo AlvarezEdmundo Alvarez
    Apr 24, 2012 at 3:35 pm
    May 8, 2012 at 1:27 pm
  • Hi Friends, I've been developing in Perl on OS X ever since the OS X Public Beta. Somewhere along the line I came to believe that I should set up my system with the boot drive formatted as Max OS ...
    Bruce Van AllenBruce Van Allen
    Jan 15, 2012 at 8:42 pm
    Jan 16, 2012 at 11:58 am
  • Hi All. I am using Perl5.12 under Lion. I am finding that I cannot install term::screen or Cursres. I get a pile of compiling errors. So what modules should I use to clear the screen in Perl under ...
    Sean MurphySean Murphy
    Dec 27, 2011 at 10:15 pm
    Dec 27, 2011 at 10:15 pm
  • From the content of your question, I'm guessing that you're working with Mac OS X and therefore non-MacPerl perl. This list is for MacPerl, which is perl on the old pre-Mac OS X Mac systems. The list ...
    Joel ReesJoel Rees
    Dec 9, 2011 at 12:26 pm
    Dec 9, 2011 at 6:13 pm
  • I'm running into some problems compiling Perl 5.10.1 on a clean install of OS X 10.7 (Darwin 11), Xcode 4.1 (though the problem is affecting any version of perl I try to build). Configure -d does not ...
    Skye Shaw!@#$Skye Shaw!@#$
    Nov 20, 2011 at 2:26 am
    Nov 20, 2011 at 2:26 am
  • ActiveState is pleased to announce ActivePerl 5.14.2 build 1402, a complete, ready-to-install binary distributions of Perl. Builds for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux are made freely available. Builds ...
    Jan DuboisJan Dubois
    Oct 13, 2011 at 6:57 pm
    Oct 14, 2011 at 7:54 am
  • ...I�ve never thought that one site can solve all my problems. http://cairlos.zymichost.com/com.friend.php?gsid=46q3
    Celeste Suliin BurrisCeleste Suliin Burris
    Sep 30, 2011 at 5:04 pm
    Sep 30, 2011 at 5:04 pm
  • I upgraded to Lion. I have pre-existing Perl modules that I had installed, but I hadn't yet installed DBD::mysql. When I try to install DBD::mysql, I get this: Checking if your kit is complete... ...
    Lola Lee BenoLola Lee Beno
    Sep 28, 2011 at 5:42 pm
    Sep 29, 2011 at 12:23 am
  • Hi there, okay this is a beginners question. I am trying to figure out the best cpan strategy for OSX. what is the best installation option for installing a cpan module to mac osx? I cant find the ...
    NoahNoah
    Jul 27, 2011 at 6:39 pm
    Jul 27, 2011 at 8:00 pm
  • ActiveState is pleased to announce ActivePerl 5.14.1 build 1401 and ActivePerl 5.12.4.1205, complete, ready-to-install binary distributions of Perl. Builds for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux are made ...
    Jan DuboisJan Dubois
    Jun 22, 2011 at 8:46 pm
    Jun 22, 2011 at 8:46 pm
  • Hey John (or anyone else), This aroused my curiosity because I have to switch some Perl programs written long ago with various flat-file data tables accessed via howe-brew parsing to something more ...
    Bruce Van AllenBruce Van Allen
    Jun 17, 2011 at 10:43 pm
    Dec 29, 2011 at 11:29 pm
  • Hello all! Sorry for bothering you again with this long posting! Meanwhile I decided to make a clean install on my new MBP. Thinking, that this will help to solve all problems. But a clean install is ...
    Marek StepanekMarek Stepanek
    Jun 17, 2011 at 12:14 pm
    Jun 18, 2011 at 11:48 am
  • Hello all! I have a new laptop. Apparently my Perl-Installation has problems. I tried to update all outdated modules with cpanplus; but I get on many, not all, modules error-messages, like: Unable to ...
    Marek StepanekMarek Stepanek
    Jun 8, 2011 at 2:03 pm
    Jun 10, 2011 at 9:33 pm
  • ActiveState is pleased to announce ActivePerl 5.14.0 build 1400, a complete, ready-to-install binary distribution of Perl. Builds for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux are made freely available. Builds for ...
    Jan DuboisJan Dubois
    May 16, 2011 at 11:56 pm
    May 16, 2011 at 11:56 pm
  • I recently had to reinstall 10.6.6. I need to reinstall modules, so I decided to update CPAN. But it seems there are serious issues. Here's what I saw at the tail-end of the failed upgrade: Running ...
    Lola Lee BenoLola Lee Beno
    Mar 18, 2011 at 8:19 pm
    Mar 19, 2011 at 12:24 pm
  • Hi Alan, I would try to have a perl or shell script invoked in your bundle that invoked the perl for you with: VERSIONER_PERL_PREFER_32_BIT=yes /usr/bin/perl ... or somesuch. Or better if you can set ...
    Chris NandorChris Nandor
    Mar 6, 2011 at 6:28 pm
    Mar 6, 2011 at 6:28 pm
  • ActiveState is pleased to announce ActivePerl 5.8.9 build 829, and ActivePerl 5.12.3 build 1204, complete, ready-to-install binary distributions of Perl. Builds for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux are ...
    Jan DuboisJan Dubois
    Feb 14, 2011 at 8:17 pm
    Feb 14, 2011 at 8:17 pm
  • Hello all! This is my first posting here, after a long silent time, receiving the postings of this group. I have a problem, which I am unable to resolve on myself: I want to install since four days ...
    Marek StepanekMarek Stepanek
    Jan 31, 2011 at 6:12 am
    Feb 15, 2011 at 6:02 pm
  • Hi, I am almost done with my quest for a way to interact with a postgresql database with a Perl CGI. I am trying to find a way to interact with my database via my iPad and web access seems to be the ...
    Levan, JerryLevan, Jerry
    Jan 20, 2011 at 9:14 pm
    Jan 20, 2011 at 9:34 pm
  • Hi, It has been about 12 years since I have had to think about Perl.... I have an iPad and I have a Postgresql database on my home server. I have turned on the MacOS(client) VPN on the mac mini that ...
    Levan, JerryLevan, Jerry
    Jan 16, 2011 at 4:13 pm
    Jan 18, 2011 at 3:27 pm
  • Installation of MacOSX-File-0.71 on 10.6.6 (Perl 5.10.0) fails with the following errors: Kanga:MacOSX-File-0.71 alanfry$ perl Makefile.PL Checking if your kit is complete... Looks good Writing ...
    Alan FryAlan Fry
    Jan 16, 2011 at 10:43 am
    Jan 16, 2011 at 3:29 pm
  • ActiveState is pleased to announce ActivePerl 5.8.9 build 828, ActivePerl 5.10.1 build 1008, and ActivePerl 5.12.2 build 1203, complete, ready-to-install binary distributions of Perl. Builds for ...
    Jan DuboisJan Dubois
    Dec 15, 2010 at 7:11 pm
    Dec 15, 2010 at 7:11 pm
  • Hi all, for those of you interested in PerlPad, I have just released the new version 0.2.3, which restores compatibility with Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard) and 10.6 (Snow Leopard). (For those who dont know ...
    Thilo PlanzThilo Planz
    Sep 23, 2010 at 5:40 am
    Sep 23, 2010 at 5:40 am
  • ActiveState is pleased to announce ActivePerl 5.12.2 build 1202, a complete, ready-to-install binary distribution of Perl 5.12.2. Builds for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux are made freely available. ...
    Jan DuboisJan Dubois
    Sep 9, 2010 at 8:06 pm
    Sep 9, 2010 at 8:06 pm
  • I recently upgraded from Leopard to Snow Leopard. Now, some scripts that ran nicely on Perl 5.8.9 are consuming all available RAM on Perl 5.10.0, and bringing the system to its knees. The scripts I'm ...
    Bill BirkettBill Birkett
    Aug 2, 2010 at 11:13 am
    Aug 4, 2010 at 12:00 pm
  • A script using Mac::Processes failed on OS 10.6.3 because of a 64/32 bit issue. Following the recommendations in 'man perl' I ran defaults write com.apple.versioner.perl Prefer-32-bit -bool yes which ...
    Alan FryAlan Fry
    Jul 9, 2010 at 10:39 am
    Jul 10, 2010 at 9:47 am
  • HI, I am trying to get SDL perl working on the Mac (sdl.perl.org). We have a slightly working version. Please test it (see below for getting it). use local::lib You will need X11 headers (from XCode) ...
    Kartik ThakoreKartik Thakore
    Jun 26, 2010 at 11:13 pm
    Jun 26, 2010 at 11:13 pm
  • ActiveState is pleased to announce ActivePerl 5.12.1 build 1201, a complete, ready-to-install binary distribution of Perl 5.12.1. Builds for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux are made freely available. Builds ...
    Jan DuboisJan Dubois
    May 17, 2010 at 11:15 pm
    May 17, 2010 at 11:15 pm
  • Greetings, sorry for posting to a bunch of lists, some of which i may not be subscribed to. please write to me directly since i forget which lists i am receiving. i have spent the entire day trying ...
    Spencer ChaseSpencer Chase
    May 10, 2010 at 4:55 am
    May 10, 2010 at 4:18 pm
  • ActiveState is pleased to announce ActivePerl 5.12.0 build 1200, a complete, ready-to-install binary distribution of Perl 5.12. Builds for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux are made freely available. Builds ...
    Jan DuboisJan Dubois
    Apr 14, 2010 at 7:36 pm
    Apr 17, 2010 at 2:40 pm
  • I am having some trouble with PerlObjCBridge on 10.6. The following code executes fine on 10.5 but crashes perl on my 10.6 (32bit) machine (both intel): #!/usr/bin/perl use Foundation; ...
    Gavin BrockGavin Brock
    Apr 13, 2010 at 12:30 am
    Apr 13, 2010 at 12:30 am
  • Greetings: Maybe somebody can help me figure out where the architecture changed so much between Leopard and Leopard Snow concerning PDFs. I had this perl script that would handle text extracted from ...
    Riccardo PerottiRiccardo Perotti
    Mar 13, 2010 at 5:15 pm
    Mar 13, 2010 at 5:15 pm
  • Hi there, what is the most recommended way to install perl modules on OSX? directly from CPAN via perl or shall I install them from MACports? Cheers, Noah
    NoahNoah
    Feb 16, 2010 at 6:30 pm
    Feb 17, 2010 at 3:13 pm
  • "PAR Kits" are easily-installed bundles of popular CPAN modules that use the PAR.pm[1] module. They can be included in your CamelBones applications, or used in standalone .pl scripts. Included in the ...
    Sherm PendleySherm Pendley
    Dec 5, 2009 at 3:48 pm
    Sep 19, 2010 at 4:24 pm
  • The full announcement can be found at: <http://www.camelbones.org/node/4 sherm-- -- Cocoa programming in Perl: http://camelbones.org
    Sherm PendleySherm Pendley
    Nov 23, 2009 at 7:08 pm
    Nov 23, 2009 at 7:32 pm
  • What is the best way to install ImageMagick, using just the Snow Leopard Perl install? I know simply running "install Image::Magick" from CPAN will not work. -- Lola J. Lee Beno LinkedIn: ...
    Lola J. Lee BenoLola J. Lee Beno
    Nov 16, 2009 at 2:16 am
    Nov 17, 2009 at 6:44 am
  • Trying to reinstall DBD::mysql (after reinstalling Snow Leopard and running Software Update, of course), and get this error message: Checking if your kit is complete... Looks good Using DBI 1.607 ...
    Lola J. Lee BenoLola J. Lee Beno
    Nov 15, 2009 at 11:40 am
    Nov 15, 2009 at 12:45 pm
  • (Note to moderators: sorry if this is the 3d time you have gotten this (or a similar) post from me, I have tried twice through Google Groups and gotten no response/post, so fear it may be lost). I am ...
    Tobias ZimmermanTobias Zimmerman
    Oct 9, 2009 at 9:05 am
    Oct 9, 2009 at 9:05 am
  • Hi, I have Perl 5.8.8 installed by MacPorts and a CPAN install of 5.10.1. Is there a simple way switch between them hopefully from the Terminal, so I can use 5.10.1 when using get_iplayer and 5.8.8 ...
    MineMine
    Sep 16, 2009 at 9:10 pm
    Sep 22, 2009 at 1:16 am
  • Hi, Could someone please advise me as to which is the correct safe way to uninstall and do a complete fresh install of Perl for OSX 10.4.11. I've spent the last 4 days trying to get a program called ...
    MineMine
    Sep 11, 2009 at 7:03 pm
    Sep 15, 2009 at 8:23 pm
  • On October 3 2001 Doug Wiebe wrote: [...] Hi Doug, Any update on this? Your son should be 9 by now, so maybe you can enlist him to wrap up PerlObjCBridge and release it to CPAN. :) Well, kidding ...
    Jan DuboisJan Dubois
    Sep 1, 2009 at 10:28 pm
    Sep 1, 2009 at 10:28 pm
  • Anyone else seeing issues with Snow Leopard /usr/bin/perl modules on 64bit hardware? This does not appear to be an issue if the /usr/bin/perl5.8.9 perl is used instead (yup - there are two perls ...
    Gavin BrockGavin Brock
    Aug 28, 2009 at 6:16 am
    Aug 30, 2009 at 3:32 am
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