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  • I have been relocating .cpanplus from its default location in each distribution to a more permanent location so that my next build will use the prior .cpanplus directory. I cant remember why I did ...
    Matthew PersicoMatthew Persico
    Apr 18, 2014 at 4:21 pm
    Apr 18, 2014 at 4:21 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
  • 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 looking for someone to confirm that I can install and run this pm on this platform I have installed Strawberry Perl 5.14 and installed this pm. The program code that ran fine on MS Win Server ...
    CARL HurleyCARL Hurley
    Mar 12, 2014 at 4:08 pm
    Mar 14, 2014 at 7:12 pm
  • Strawberry Perl 5.18.2.1 is available at http://strawberryperl.com (all editions: MSI, ZIP, PortableZIP for both: 32/64bit MS Windows) More details in Release Notes ...
    KmxKmx
    Jan 10, 2014 at 2:52 pm
    Jan 10, 2014 at 2:52 pm
  • 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
  • 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
  • Hi, It's no big deal, but current Strawberry Perl 32-bit and 64-bit compilers create executables that crash when expq() is called. Here's the minimalistic demo script: #################### #include ...
    Sisyphus1Sisyphus1
    Oct 5, 2013 at 3:07 pm
    Nov 25, 2013 at 2:01 am
  • Greetings. I am trying to install XML::Parser 2.41 using the Expat libs and headers from expat-win32bin-2.1.0.exe on a Windows 2008 R2 SP1 box. The link appears to work, but the load fails. Build ...
    Matthew PersicoMatthew Persico
    Sep 23, 2013 at 1:20 pm
    Sep 23, 2013 at 1:20 pm
  • Greetings. I've just been stopped cold in my tracks trying to install DBD::Sybase under Strawberry Perl. After much searching around, I found this ...
    Matthew PersicoMatthew Persico
    Sep 18, 2013 at 6:52 pm
    Sep 18, 2013 at 6:52 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
  • First I would like to thank our new sponsor AuditSquare.com <https://auditsquare.com for resources provided to our project. Strawberry Perl 5.18.1.1 is available at http://strawberryperl.com (all ...
    KmxKmx
    Aug 16, 2013 at 2:10 pm
    Aug 16, 2013 at 2:10 pm
  • Hi, Is there a Strawberry distro for download that includes the msys shell ? Presumably, msys is readily available as a separate download, so I guess it's no big deal if there isn't ... just ...
    Sisyphus1Sisyphus1
    Jun 5, 2013 at 1:51 am
    Jun 7, 2013 at 9:32 am
  • My app needs AnyEvent, and one of the platforms I need it to run on is MS Windows, but AnyEvent fails to test/work under Windows. Can anyone explain the issues around NOT being able to build/test the ...
    Fulko HewFulko Hew
    Jun 4, 2013 at 4:51 pm
    Jun 5, 2013 at 12:34 pm
  • Hello, I was hoping someone could tell me the latest version of the 64-bit strawberry perl for which Tk can be successfully installed. I've tried all of the iterations of 5.16, but didn't have any ...
    AnwarAnwar
    Jun 2, 2013 at 2:27 pm
    Jun 2, 2013 at 2:27 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
  • Strawberry Perl 5.18.0.1 is available at http://strawberryperl.com (all editions: MSI, ZIP, PortableZIP for both: 32/64bit MS Windows) More details in Release Notes ...
    KmxKmx
    May 19, 2013 at 5:01 pm
    May 19, 2013 at 5:01 pm
  • I would like to make some module configuration files work with strawberry perl portable. Currently, the paths saved in config files are absolute which means if SPP is moved to another location, ...
    Chris MarshallChris Marshall
    May 4, 2013 at 6:12 pm
    May 8, 2013 at 9:02 pm
  • Strawberry Perl is my go-to package for getting a sane development environment in Windows. Just today, I was trying to install App::Ack on an old Dell, and found Strawberry Perl very helpful in the ...
    Andrew PennebakerAndrew Pennebaker
    Apr 26, 2013 at 5:13 pm
    Apr 27, 2013 at 12:18 pm
  • $ head `which cpan` #!/usr/local/bin/perl use 5.006; use strict; use vars qw($VERSION); use App::Cpan; $VERSION = '1.5902'; my $rc = App::Cpan- run( @ARGV ); $ cpan bash.exe ...
    Andrew PennebakerAndrew Pennebaker
    Apr 26, 2013 at 3:40 pm
    Apr 27, 2013 at 12:18 pm
  • http://win32.perl.org/ nice :) Gabor
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Apr 9, 2013 at 6:07 am
    Sep 19, 2013 at 8:05 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
  • Strawberry Perl 5.16.3.1 + 5.14.4.1 are available at http://strawberryperl.com (all editions: MSI, ZIP, PortableZIP for both: 32/64bit MS Windows) More details in Release Notes ...
    KmxKmx
    Mar 13, 2013 at 11:52 am
    Mar 13, 2013 at 11:52 am
  • Strawberry Perl 5.16.2.2 is available at http://strawberryperl.com (all editions: MSI, ZIP, PortableZIP for both: 32/64bit MS Windows) More details in Release Notes ...
    KmxKmx
    Feb 24, 2013 at 8:33 pm
    Feb 24, 2013 at 8:33 pm
  • Hi All, I noticed Strawberry didn't come with DBD::Oracle. What was the reason for that? I've just built DBD::Oracle on Windows 7 with Perl 5.16.2 x64 with all tests passing. I added how I did it as ...
    LyleLyle
    Jan 20, 2013 at 7:18 pm
    Jan 20, 2013 at 9:04 pm
  • Hi, I'm not personally asking for any help with this, but if anyone here is interested in solving the problem, I'm sure the Math::Int128 author would appreciate the assistance. I did file a bug ...
    Sisyphus1Sisyphus1
    Jan 13, 2013 at 11:19 am
    Jan 13, 2013 at 11:19 am
  • Hi, in the Net-Server-2.007 distributions there are two test Server_PreFork.t and Server_PreForkSimple.t that get stuck on my Strawberry Perl installations 5.16.2 and 5.12.3 (32 bit on XP). I sent a ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Jan 11, 2013 at 5:43 am
    Jan 11, 2013 at 5:43 am
  • hi all, it would be nice if any of you could comment on this: http://blogs.perl.org/users/gabor_szabo/2013/01/anyeventforkmanager-stuck-on-strawberry-but-not-on-activeperl.html Gabor
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Jan 10, 2013 at 10:28 am
    Jan 10, 2013 at 3:14 pm
  • Using Perl 5.17.6, this is still a problem, I guess, I didn't run 5.6 to see what happens. Anyways " open(STDOUT,' ',$fn) or die "cannot open parent : $!";" makes a call to CRT's dup2, fh 3 is the ...
    bulk88 via RTbulk88 via RT
    Dec 24, 2012 at 7:30 pm
    Dec 24, 2012 at 7:30 pm
  • Hi, Obviously way OT for this list - but I see that Strawberry ships with gd-2.0.35, so I'm hoping someone here has faced (and solved) the problem I've struck. No problem running configure. It ...
    SisyphusSisyphus
    Dec 4, 2012 at 7:53 am
    Dec 4, 2012 at 1:07 pm
  • Hi, all! I try to build perl-5.16.2 with toolchain: mingw-w64(trunk), gcc-4.7.2, msys. First I have apply patch: --- perl-5.16.2/win32/makefile.mk.orig 2012-11-27 21:31:21 +0400 +++ ...
    Алексей ПавловАлексей Павлов
    Nov 30, 2012 at 6:11 pm
    Dec 2, 2012 at 5:38 pm
  • Hello I installed Net::RabbitFoot (that uses AnyEvent) on Windows 2000 (with a Strawberyperl installation) and it doesn't work, it gives this error: Can't use string ("") as a subroutine ref while ...
    Javier MarconJavier Marcon
    Nov 13, 2012 at 6:41 pm
    Nov 14, 2012 at 9:02 am
  • Hi I already have a xlsx file which contains a pie chart with 3 legends. The requirement is that I have to change the colors of those 3 legends. I can create another excel file which contains a macro ...
    Rajesh SahaRajesh Saha
    Oct 9, 2012 at 1:33 pm
    Oct 9, 2012 at 3:24 pm
  • Hi! Does anyone know if the gphoto2 things can be run on Win7/Strawberry Perl? (I'm trying to make a small perl/GUI thing with tethered photo-shoots) And if they can, how does one install the ...
    Jens Georg GleditschJens Georg Gleditsch
    Oct 8, 2012 at 8:17 am
    Oct 8, 2012 at 8:17 am
  • I love how you can bundle a framework and CLI in the same Perl script, by using unless(caller) { main; }. For lack of a better name, I've started calling this behavior ...
    Andrew PennebakerAndrew Pennebaker
    Sep 12, 2012 at 8:01 pm
    Sep 13, 2012 at 9:04 am
  • Hi, Here's the demo (Inline::C) script: ################################### use warnings; use Config; use Math::MPFR qw(:mpfr); use Inline C = Config = CCFLAGS = "-D__USE_MINGW_ANSI_STDIO=1 " ...
    SisyphusSisyphus
    Sep 6, 2012 at 3:01 pm
    Sep 7, 2012 at 1:28 am
  • Hi Have Strawberry Perl 5.16 with Windows Vista – all worked fine. 1) Applied August Microsoft Security patches from Windows Update Perl wouldn’t run. 2) Googled – no mention of it. 3) Uninstalled ...
    Andrew Murphy \(home\)Andrew Murphy \(home\)
    Aug 20, 2012 at 1:22 pm
    Aug 25, 2012 at 10:21 am
  • Does anybody experienced any troubles when installing Strawberry Perl 5.16.0.1 or 5.16.1.1 on a Windows box with kaspersy AV? I mean a trouble like this ...
    KmxKmx
    Aug 14, 2012 at 11:05 am
    Aug 14, 2012 at 11:05 am
  • I looked at the wiki and thought I'd try to start maintaining a list of modules that need help. It turns out that there is a list of modules with compatibility issues that probably could be used as ...
    Gabor SzaboGabor Szabo
    Jun 20, 2012 at 12:56 am
    Jun 23, 2012 at 6:37 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
  • 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, iam using strawberry perl and i got some problems with the wrapper batch files. when installing new modules they are placed into strawvberry-folder/perl/*site* also the bat files. The problem is, ...
    René StaffenRené Staffen
    Apr 26, 2012 at 1:34 pm
    Apr 27, 2012 at 7:05 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, The IPC::Cmd 0.72 that is bundled in Strawberry 5.14.2.1-32bits has a major bug: it doesn't even compile. See RT#75033: https://rt.cpan.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=75033 This blocks the clean ...
    Olivier MenguéOlivier Mengué
    Mar 24, 2012 at 1:30 pm
    Mar 24, 2012 at 1:30 pm
  • Does anyone know of an alternative to the ActiveState perlapp, which is a componet of their PDK, for creating a stand-alone executable of a perl application? I've been using the PDK on a trial basis, ...
    Phillip RichcreekPhillip Richcreek
    Mar 23, 2012 at 6:33 pm
    Mar 25, 2012 at 10:13 am
  • Hello, everyone! With the release of perl-5.15.8, we've gotten quite close to 5.16.0. Between now and then, we're expecting only bug fixes and some documentation improvements. While we know that the ...
    Ricardo SignesRicardo Signes
    Feb 24, 2012 at 10:47 pm
    Feb 27, 2012 at 6:44 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
  • It would be very convenient if Strawberry Perl (portable and regular editions) included modules needed for CPAN Testers submissions. Whenever I set up a new strawberry perl portable (SPP) sandbox for ...
    ChmChm
    Nov 20, 2011 at 6:58 pm
    Nov 21, 2011 at 10:23 am
  • 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
  • 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
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