[Catalyst] how to get started?

Steve Atkins steve at blighty.com
Mon Aug 21 17:08:19 CEST 2006

On Aug 21, 2006, at 2:03 AM, burninbruce at yahoo.com wrote:

> I'm a programmer with many years experience with perl and some
> with CGI scripts but little with CPAN and none with web app
> frameworks.
> I've been trying for days to install Catalyst and haven't gotten
> far.  I've tried both "perl -MCPAN 'install Task::Catalyst'" and
> cat-install and they both fail with many errors in various
> prerequisite modules.  I've tried this on Sun Solaris, NetBSD,
> and Cygwin, and they fail in similar ways on all three.

Task::Catalyst is completely broken.

If you grab that file, though, and install the prerequisites
manually it'll usually work. Mostly. Ish.


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