[Bioperl-l] problem with installation of Bioperl1.4 on Windows XPPC using ActivePerl PPM

Nathan S. Haigh n.haigh at sheffield.ac.uk
Tue Sep 26 13:00:58 EDT 2006


I forgot to mention in case you hadn't already found it. The 
command-line version is 'ppm-shell'.

Nath

Chris Fields wrote:
>> Did you get round to trying this? Did you find anything?
>>     
>
> Yes I have.  PPM4 is interesting, but I find the lack of a full command-line
> version a bit frustrating (though I can see why they are moving in this
> direction).  It doesn't require the use of a package.lst in the ppm
> directory, but it looks for it first.  If it isn't present it looks for the
> ppd files.  This would be nice for Bioperl except we want to continue
> support for Perl 5.6.1, so we must include package.lst in the repository.
>   


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