ppm-local is a Perl-script to create a local copy of the ActiveState Perl Package Manager repository.
ppm-local is published under the Perl Artistic License 2.0.
Any machine running Perl 5.x
Run ppm-local from the command line using at least the “action” parameter. Syntax is
usage: ppm-local.pl --action=[load|reload] [parameters]
Load ‘package.xml’ if necessary and continue loading missing packages.
Load ‘package.xml’ and continue loading missing packages.
Use URL for download, default is ‘http://ppm4.activestate.com/MSWin32-x86/5.14/1405/’
You can get the URL used by your current ActivePerl installation from the “Edit” / “Preferences” – dialog of your Perl Package Manager
Download a maximum of n packages per run, default is 99999
Run for a maximum of n minutes, default is 60
Directory containing local repository, default is ‘.’
Run ppm-local without parameters to view a short man page including the default values.
This software is provided as is without any guarantees or warranty.
Use at OWN risk!
- added: parameter ‘localdir’
- fixed: ppm-local missed a few packages
- initial release
ppm-local (RAR-Archive, 2kb)