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[Perlfect-search] Perlfect and Win2K Advanced Server

Sabaina Bukhari perlfect-search@perlfect.com
Tue, 4 Mar 2003 08:29:53 -0800 (PST)
Hi,
I had the same pr0blem but managed to fix it. I had
posted to this list about it - please find that email
below:

--- Sabaina Bukhari <sabaina03@yahoo.com> wrote:
> From Sabaina Bukhari Sun Feb  9 23:06:20 2003
> From: Sabaina Bukhari <sabaina03@yahoo.com>
> Subject: installing perlfect (db_file) on windows
> 2000  [was -> Re: [Perlfect-search] windows 2000
> server - DB_FILE installation fails]
> To: perlfect-search@perlfect.com
> Date: Sun, 9 Feb 2003 23:06:20 -0800 (PST)
> 
> Hi,
> 
> I have finally managed to install Perlfect Search on
> my Win2K box *s|gh*.
> 
> Following are the steps I took to do so. I dont know
> whether they correct or not, but they worked for me.
> 
> 
> 1. Perl 5.004 or higher is needed for Perlfect
> Search.
> I downloaded and installed Perl, version:
> 
> perl, v5.6.1 built for MSWin32-x86-multi-thread
> Binary build 633 provided by ActiveState Corp.
> http://www.ActiveState.com
> Built 21:33:05 Jun 17 2002
> 
> URL:
>
http://activestate.com/Products/Download/Register.plex?id=ActivePerl
> URL:
>
http://downloads.activestate.com/ActivePerl/Windows/5.6/ActivePerl-5.6.1.633-MSWin32-x86.msi
> 
> Perl was installed in H:\Perl.
> 
> 2. As stated in the README file for Perlfect Search,
> I
> tried to install DB_FILE but got the following
> errors:
> 
> PPM> install DB_FILE
> Install package 'DB_FILE?' (y/N): y
> Installing package 'DB_FILE'...
> Error installing package 'DB_FILE': Read a PPD for
> 'DB_FILE', but it is not inte nded for this build of
> Perl (MSWin32-x86-multi-thread)
> 
> Downloaded DB_File.ppd from:
> URL:
>
http://ppm.activestate.com/PPMPackages/5.6/DB_File.ppd
> 
> I am duplicating it here, just for reference:
> 
> --- start DB_File.ppd ----
> <SOFTPKG NAME="DB_File" VERSION="1,75,0,0">
>     <TITLE>DB_File</TITLE>
>     <ABSTRACT />
>     <AUTHOR />
>     <IMPLEMENTATION>
>             <OS NAME="MSWin32" />
>             <ARCHITECTURE NAME="MSWin32-x86-multi-thread" />
>             <CODEBASE
>
HREF="http://www.activestate.com/PPMpackages/5.6/MSWin32-x86-multi-thread/DB_File.tar.gz"
> />
>     </IMPLEMENTATION>
> </SOFTPKG>
> --- end DB_File.ppd ---
> 
> Now run the command:
> ppm install db_file.ppd
> 
> Here is the output I received:
> 
> H:\remote>ppm install db_file.ppd
> Installing package 'db_file.ppd'...
> Bytes transferred: 101776
> Installing H:\Perl\site\lib\auto\DB_File\DB_File.bs
> Installing H:\Perl\site\lib\auto\DB_File\DB_File.dll
> Installing H:\Perl\site\lib\auto\DB_File\DB_File.exp
> Installing H:\Perl\site\lib\auto\DB_File\DB_File.lib
> Installing H:\Perl\site\lib\DB_File.pm
> Writing H:\Perl\site\lib\auto\DB_File\.packlist
> 
> Check to see if it was installed correctly:
> 
> H:\>ppm query db
> DB_File [1.75]
> 
> The following URL can be seen for more information:
> URL:
> http://aspn.activestate.com/ASPN/Mail/Message/277169
> 
> 
> 4. Now run the Perlfect Search setup.pl to install
> it.
> 
> 5. Here are some other URLS/Files that I had played
> around with:
>
http://ppm.activestate.com/PPMPackages/zips/5xx-builds-only/DB_File.zip
>
http://ppm.activestate.com/PPMPackages/zips/6xx-builds-only/DB_File.zip
>
http://www.perl.com/CPAN-local/modules/by-module/DB_File/DB_File-1.78.tar.gz
>
http://ppm.activestate.com/PPMPackages/5.005/x86/DB_File.tar.gz
> 
> Regards,
> Sabaina Bukhari
> 
> 
> 
> --- Morten Wulff <wulff@ratatosk.net> wrote:
> > > - Perl version:
> > > v5.6.1 built for MSWin32-x86-multi-thread
> > > Binary build 633 provided by ActiveState Corp.
> > >
> > > Iv downloaded and played around with
> > >
> >
>
http://ppm.activestate.com/PPMPackages/5.005/x86/DB_File.tar.gz
> > 
> > You need to download a package for the correct
> build
> > number. You can find
> > DB_File for the 6xx builds here:
> > 
> >
>
http://ppm.activestate.com/PPMPackages/zips/6xx-builds-only/
> > 
> > 
> > /wulff
> > 
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