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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • Hi Folks

    Yes, I realize adding h: to the list of supported drives is getting a bit ridiculous if they are all separate distros.

    It's just that at educational institutions, every student is given a personal folder on h:.

    Of course, the flash-drive option more or less solves that problem.

    Cheers
    Ron

    • And something I admit I'd like to see is a relocatable build where you can choose where the installation goes - but that may not come until late 2009.

      Trying to think of how I can implement that.

      --
      The new Strawberry Perl for Windows has been released! Check http://strawberryperl.com for it.
      • At the moment, there's only two ways.

        1. Hardcode the path in at some fixed but easily detectable path, and do a string-replacement to tailor it to your system during the install process.

        2. Tweak Strawberry Portable slightly so it uses all the normal Portable magic for most files, but uses the system paths for File::HomeDir (which currently is magicified to point into the Portable directory).