Jan 30, 2008, 8:31 PM
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error while installing win32::systeminfo in windows
i am having perl which is coming with oracle. i have set the path of perl5lib to D:\app\shantkumars\product\11.1.0\db_1\perl\5.8.3\lib\MSWin32-x86-multi-thread and PATH to D:\app\shantkumars\product\11.1.0\db_1\perl\site\5.8.3\lib\MSWin32-x86-multi-thread in the environment variables in windows.
from this path i m able to run the test program .
using perl filename.pl
when i m trying to install WIN32:systeminfo from this path D:\app\shantkumars\product\11.1.0\db_1\perl\5.8.3\lib\MSWin32-x86-multi-thread it is giving the below error
Checking if your kit is complete...
Warning: prerequisite Win32::API 0.4 not found.
Error: Unable to locate installed Perl libraries or Perl source code.
It is recommended that you install perl in a standard location before
building extensions. Some precompiled versions of perl do not contain
these header files, so you cannot build extensions. In such a case,
please build and install your perl from a fresh perl distribution. It
usually solves this kind of problem.
(You get this message, because MakeMaker could not find "C:\perl\5.8.3\lib\MSWin
please tell me do i need to install perl instead of using perl whcih comes with oracle.or do i need to set the path to some othaer location
please help me out