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Re: Experimental Win32 package from trunk/r13021

From: Toby Johnson <toby_at_etjohnson.us>
Date: 2005-02-16 03:52:24 CET

Branko Čibej wrote:

> Juanma Barranquero wrote:
>
>> On Tue, 15 Feb 2005 20:13:34 -0500, Toby Johnson <toby@etjohnson.us>
>> wrote:
>>
>>
>>
>>> I think it would be nice if all
>>> ActivePerl users could just "ppm install SVN" without having to worry
>>> too much about details of the packaging or even having to download the
>>> full Subversion win32 package.
>>>
>>
>>
>> As I've said, that is not difficult (after all, it's just a matter of
>> packaging), but it should be integrated with the build process, I
>> think. In other words, make'ing the perl bindings on a Windows
>> environment should try to package the PPM zip.
>>
>>
> I agree. The whole idea of the packages is that the _pl.zip is
> entirely independent of any other Subversion binary package. This
> already holds of the _py.zip.
>
> Just note that whatever solution you come up with should not be
> specific to ActivePerl.

I will work on getting the PPD created in order to use with ActivePerl;
I agree with Juanma here that the vast majority of Perl users on Windows
use ActivePerl. The tools that install the module based on the PPD are
themselves Perl modules, so any other distro would be able to use it as
well.

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