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December 09, 2009, at 03:26 PM by OtherMichael - ppm install on non-internet accessible machines
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!! Target machine has no internet access. Now what?
Download the files on another machine, point ppm to the network location (or storage, whatever).

ah, but [[http://www.perlmonks.org/?node_id=555078|ppm doesn't have a download facility]].

So, you can edit ppm, or find an online repository, such as http://www.bribes.org/perl/ppm/ http://ppm.activestate.com/PPMPackages/zips

I needed [@DateTime@], so had to download the following:

->[@TimeDate-1.19-PPM510.tar.gz
TimeDate-1.19-PPM56.tar.gz
TimeDate-1.19-PPM58.tar.gz
TimeDate.ppd@]

copy to a location available to target-machine, then execute

->[@ppm install <path-to>\TimeDate.ppd@]

 
 
October 27, 2009, at 12:02 PM by OtherMichael - minor notes
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[[http://www.tek-tips.com/faqs.cfm?fid=3489|How do I add PPM Repositories?]]
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[[http://www.tek-tips.com/faqs.cfm?fid=3489|How do I add PPM Repositories?]] -> slightly outdated

ActiveState Perl (for awhile) has had a GUI ppm, but if you know what you want, you can cut to the chase via the command line:

(:source lang=text:)
ppm rep add <repository address>
ppm install Package::Name
(:sourceend:)
 
 
January 03, 2009, at 01:27 PM by OtherMichael -
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from ActiveStats
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from ActiveState

[@ppm@] is a graphical OR command-line package manager utility. Although it comes with your ActiveState installation, you may need to add a few repositories.

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Stack Overflow: [[http://stackoverflow.com/questions/65865/cant-locate-foo-pm-in-inc-whats-the-easiest-way-to-install-a-missing-perl-mo|What’s the easiest way to install a missing Perl module?]]

(:source:)
ppm install Package::Name
(:sourceend:)

 
 
November 14, 2008, at 04:45 PM by MichaelPaulukonis -
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!! PPM - Perl Package Manager
from ActiveStats

[[http://win32.perl.org/wiki/index.php?title=PPM_Repositories|PPM Repositories]]
[[http://www.tek-tips.com/faqs.cfm?fid=3489|How do I add PPM Repositories?]]

!! [[#SeeAlso]] See Also


!! [[#Categories]] Category tags
[[!Perl]] [[!Programming]] [[!packages]] [[!ActiveState]]