Windows 7

Could not find a suitable Class::Load implementation

I have a perl programs which works flawlessly on my computer, with Activestate perl 5.16.3 installed (32 bit, MS Windows 7, kernel 32 bit) and all the required modules.

I try to prepare a standalone executable with perlapp: the executable is created without any apparent issue. I run it in a separate console, and I get this error message.
Can't locate Path/Class/Entity.pm in @INC (@INC contains: ...
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted

That is easy: I explicitly include the module (in perlapp gui, menu Files, Added modules, ...)

PPM crashes after fresh install of Perl 5.16.3

On my Win 7/64-bit system, I did a clean uninstall of AS 5.16.1/64-bit, then a clean install of AS 5.16.3/64-bit.

When I then tried to run PPM, it immediately crashed.

I uninstalled, rebooted and reinstalled, same crash.

I uninstalled, deleted C:\Perl64 directory and then reinstalled, same crash.

I'm going to try 5.16.2 now. Any other suggestions?

Rick

Upgrading while keeping all your settings/modules intact

I discovered that my current AS perl, 5.12, is no longer ppm'able [without a business license] so I'm upgrading to 5.16. I'm worried about how that 'upgrade' should/will go. right now perl is installed in c:\perl64. Can I just install the new 5.16 in the same directory and will it basically leave my installed modules and other such along [perhaps needing a big update via ppm, but still there]? Or will I run into problems?

"Perl Command Line Interpreter has stopped working" when running PPM.

Can't get the PPM GUI to run. This is on Win 7 64-bit. Tried reinstalling 5.16.2 64-bit, with the same result. PPM command line seems to work. Just the GUI won't run. Tried 5.16.2 x86 and this launches the GUI fine.

The following is in the event log:
Faulting application name: perl.exe, version: 5.16.2.1602, time stamp: 0x50d17d90
Faulting module name: ole32.dll, version: 6.1.7601.17514, time stamp: 0x4ce7c92c
Exception code: 0xc0000005
Fault offset: 0x0000000000036b3b
Faulting process id: 0x%9
Faulting application start time: 0x%10
Faulting application path: %11

Can't create Executable for other Targets

I use ActivePerl 5.10.1007 for Win32 x86 and the PDK 9.0.1 to make executables from my perl scripts.

This works finde but now i need a linux script and tried to generate one. When i change the Target to Linux (x86) the message "PerlApp doesnt have a cached copy..." comes and PerlApp tries to download the ActivePerl 5.10.107 for Linux. This happens because i reinstalled my development pc with the new windows 7.

But now there comes the Message "Access to ActivePerl-5.10.1.1007-i686-linux-glibc-2.3.2-291969.tar.gz requires an ActivePerl Business Edition licence to be installed".

ActiveTcl Demos

Having just installed TCL 8.5.9, and using Teacup to install the Expect Pakage successfully, I can't find the Expect Demo. The documentatio indicates:

"Expect for Windows includes a number of demonstration applications to help you get started. These demos are installed in the demos\Expect directory beneath the Tcl installation directory (by default, C:\Tcl\demos\Expect)."

HOwever, the demos are not present here.

how to return binary data to .net using perlnet

Hi,

Trying to create a perlnet dll file to be using in asp.net. Function created in perl should return binary data. following constructor is created.

=for interface
str getCode();
=cut

sub getCode
{
binmode stdout;
return $bindata;
}

This code is not working. Any help

Vasu

flip flop and assignment operators

Hello,
I have following code

Code
#!/usr/bin/perl
use warnings;
my $a;
while (<>){
if (($a=1)..4){
print $_;
}
}

When i run this code with a file containing 15 lines, it is returning true for every line.
By definition of flip flop operator, it should first evaluate its left operand. If it is true, then it should keep returning the operator true until the right operand is true.

Can't find number-format package

I have been using ActiveState Perl for several years. I recently received a new computer, and installed ActiveState Perl 5.18.2. I then went to add the packages I use, and was able to add all of them except "number-format", which didn't show up in the package manager. Is that package no longer supported, or am I doing something wrong?

Thank you.

Inverse Cumulative Standard Normal Distribution

Hi Everyone,

I'm trying to verify the calculation for the Inverse Cumulative Standard Normal Distribution Function (also known as the Probit function) represented by the Excel function NORMSINV(p).

For instance: The Excel function =NORMSINV(0.9626) returns 1.78.

Anyone could show me a manual calculation for this?

Thanks in advance

Cheers, Andre