ActivePerl-Winfaq - ActivePerl Frequently Asked Questions for Windows (FAQ)
ActivePerl Frequently Asked Questions for Windows (FAQ)
This FAQ was originally assembled and maintained by Evangelo Prodromou. It has been revised and updated by Brian Jepson of O'Reilly and Associates, and David Grove and David Dmytryshyn of ActiveState. Revised (February, 1999) by Kevin Meltzer, Eric Smith, Henning Michael Møller-Nielsen of RTO, and Philip Martin. Revised (January, 2000) by David Sparks of ActiveState.
This FAQ will be updated over time. Be sure to check out http://www.ActiveState.com/ActivePerl/docs/Perl-Win32/perlwin32faq.html for the latest version of this and other FAQs.
This FAQ is in the public domain. If you use it, however, please ensure that you give credit to the original authors.
Note that all code examples in this FAQ have been indented to be easy to read. If you cut-and-paste an example to a real Perl script, remember to outdent the code again so that the farthest-left column of code is in the first column. This can be crucial!
Interested in tautologies? Here's one for you: All the trademarks mentioned in this document are the property of their respective owners.
The questions originally came from the perl-win32-users mailing list. Thanks to all the people on that list who have supplied suggestions and criticisms as well as information.
Contents of this FAQ
ActivePerlfaq: Overview of the ActivePerl FAQ (this document) (Updated: 11/3/2000) ActivePerlfaq1: Availability and Installation ActivePerlfaq2: PerlIS ActivePerlfaq3: Documentation and Support ActivePerlfaq4: Windows NT and Windows 95 (Updated: 3/11/99) ActivePerlfaq5: Implementation Quirks ActivePerlfaq6: Web Server Configuration and Troubleshooting ActivePerlfaq7: Web Programming (CGI and PerlIS) ActivePerlfaq8: General programming ActivePerlfaq9: Modules/sample scripts (Updated: 3/11/99) ActivePerlfaq10: Embedding and Extending ActivePerlfaq11: Using PPM to install modules (Updated: 3/3/99) ActivePerlfaq12: Using OLE with Perl (Updated: 3/11/99)
Send email to the FAQ maintainers, at support@ActiveState.com