[lug] a perl question

Ken Scott kscott-list at pcisys.net
Wed May 10 13:01:20 MDT 2000

On Wed, 10 May 2000, Ken Weinert wrote:

[error about missing Tk snipped]
> So, I tried the following command to acquire the missing item:
> perl -MCPAN -e 'install Bundle::Tk'
> and from this I get the following:
> CPAN: LWP::UserAgent loaded ok
> Fetching with LWP:
> ftp://ftp.cs.colorado.edu/pub/perl/CPAN/authors/01mailrc.txt.gz
> Going to read /tmp/cpan/sources/authors/01mailrc.txt.gz
> CPAN: Compress::Zlib loaded ok
> Fetching with LWP:
> ftp://ftp.cs.colorado.edu/pub/perl/CPAN/modules/02packages.details.txt.gz
> Going to read /tmp/cpan/sources/modules/02packages.details.txt.gz
> Scanning cache /tmp/cpan/build for sizes
> Fetching with LWP:
> ftp://ftp.cs.colorado.edu/pub/perl/CPAN/modules/03modlist.data.gz
> Going to read /tmp/cpan/sources/modules/03modlist.data.gz
> Can't install Bundle::Tk, don't have an associated bundle file.  :-(
> at /usr/lib/perl5/5.00503/CPAN.pm line 1833
> 	Any gentle (preferably) kicks in the right direction will be
> greatly appreciated. Thanks.

You were very close :) Tk just doesn't have a Bundle. Try the same thing
to get into CPAN.pm and then type install Tk. That will get it for you.

><>   Ken Scott   kscott at pcisys.net   http://www.pcisys.net/~kscott   
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