Problems with PPM

Since the release of ActivePerl 5.28, PPM is no longer supported by ActiveState and builds created on the Platform aren’t PPM compatible. Here are a couple alternatives:

  • On the Platform, you can add supported packages to a project for use with the State Tool.
  • You can use CPAN to install modules in a Perl runtime you built on the Platform.

For a little more info, check out the blog post here: