Leo Lapworth made some simple video tutorials on installing Perl and writing your first program on Windows. There are many other video tutorials on Youtube, but most of them are just telling you how to navigate a web page. I can sum them up as “ActiveState“. Continue reading “Leo Lapworth’s video tutorials”
There are some areas where Perl on Windows doesn’t quite work. In some of these, such as forking, that’s because Windows doesn’t work like that. In others, it’s because the code people have created with Perl, isn’t portable.
I’m collecting some of those problems here and will improve on this post as I get feedback. This is more of a scratchpad for future thing than a fleshed-out idea. You can help! Continue reading “Areas where Windows Perl has problems”