[Bioperl-l] Fwd: Could you help me to solve the problem about installing bioperl under Windous XP

Jason Stajich jason.stajich at duke.edu
Wed Oct 19 08:20:02 EDT 2005

1.5.1 is not in a PPM right now, it requires someone to pack it up, I  
don't know when it will be.

Sounds like you need to get make for windows.  I'm sure the windows  
users on the list will be able to provide some help or point you to  
already written documentation.


Begin forwarded message:

> From: <puddingwang at hotmail.com>
> Date: October 19, 2005 7:04:47 AM EDT
> To: jason.stajich at duke.edu
> Subject: Could you help me to solve the problem about installing  
> bioperl under Windous XP
> Dr.jason.stajich:
>    I am very glad to communicate with you to talk about  
> bioperl-1.5.1 . I am a new guy about perl and need your help.
>    I cannot install the lastest Core - bioperl-1.5.1 in my computer 
> (OS: windows xp).According to the http://bioperl.org/Core/Latest/ 
> INSTALL.WIN , like this:
>      ppm> rep add Bioperl http://bioperl.org/DIST
>      ppm> rep add Kobes http://theoryx5.uwinnipeg.ca/ppms
>      ppm> rep add Bribes http://www.Bribes.org/perl/ppm
>      ppm> search Bioperl
>      ppm> install <number>,
>   I just install the Core bioperl-1.4.0.
>    And if I download the lastest bundle from http://bioperl.org/ 
> DIST/bioperl-1.5.1.tar.gz and install in local-computer ,like this:
>      >perl Makefile.PL
>      >make
>      >make install
>   I had a problem when I run ">make", the system worning:" 'make'  
> is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable  
> program or batch file."
>   I hope you could help me to resolve this problem that is very  
> easy about you.Thank you very much.
>                                                                Wang  
> Guodong
>                                                        Kunming  
> Institute of Zoology
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Jason Stajich
Duke University

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