[Catalyst] Easier catalyst installation

Matt S Trout dbix-class at trout.me.uk
Tue Apr 4 18:56:42 CEST 2006

Peter Edwards wrote:
>> [what's with CPANPLUS 'freezing' at some prompts
> I think it's doing downloads and builds silently. That was my guess anyway.
> It sat there for 20-30 minutes on the machines I installed on.
>> how the hell do you install Template with cpanp
> After unpacking Template-Toolkit-2.14.tar.gz
> # perl Makefile.PL TT_HELP
> gives the install params, e.g. TT_PREFIX=/some/dir.
> Looks like you can pass these with 's conf OPT VALUE'.

Anybody who wants to try getting a Catalyst install *without* substantial 
interactive faffing I'd ask to try


and tell me what results they get. It works without problem on every linux and 
windows machine I've tried it on, so it's time to start collecting more data :)

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