#1 2020-12-17 23:17:43

asodpz
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Registered: 2020-06-10
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Package Repository is down?

I had to format my computer and I'm having trouble installing the program again, it looks like the package repository is down.

message when using ActivePerl:
PS C:\Windows\system32> ppm repo add http://www.sisyphusion.tk/ppm/
ppm.bat repo failed: Repo www.sisyphusion.tk already set up with URL http://www.sisyphusion.tk/ppm/
PS C: \ Windows \ system32> ppm install gtk2
Downloading ActiveState Package Repository packlist ... redirect
Downloading ActiveState Package Repository packlist ... not found
Downloading www.sisyphusion.tk packlist ... failed 500 Can't connect to www.sisyphusion.tk:80 (nodename nor servname provided, or not known)
ppm.bat install failed: Can't find any package that provides gtk2 "

When I try with Strawberry Perl:
C: \ Windows \ system32> ppm install http://www.sisyphusion.tk/ppm/Glib.ppd
ppm install failed: 500 Can't connect to www.sisyphusion.tk:80 (nodename nor servname provided, or not known)

Would anyone have an alternative?

Thanks in advance!

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#2 2020-12-20 09:56:25

kerenoc
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Registered: 2016-03-19
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Re: Package Repository is down?

If the sisyphusion site is down, you may try to install the missing modules with "cpan install" on Strawberry Perl.

Otherwise, you may ask for help in the Perl-GTK mailing list (https://lists.perl.org/list/gtk-perl-list.html)

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