[Catalyst] About Virtual Machine

Mahmoud Mehyar mamod.mehyar at gmail.com
Sun Feb 15 01:56:13 GMT 2015


To make things less confusing I suggest you to use virtualbox instead of
vmware, you can download it from,

If you're not familiar with virtual machines, I suggest you to learn
Catalyst without installing one at all, Catalyst can be installed on your
own PC without a virtual machine.

*"NOTE: You can use any Perl-supported OS and environment to run Catalyst.*
It should make little or no difference to Catalyst's operation, *but this
tutorial has been written using the Debian-based Tutorial Virtual Machine*
that you can download and use to work through the full tutorial step by

So a virtual machine is not required to get you started with Catalyst.

You may also check other sources for a quick start, try

a bit old but should give you a simpler starting point with catalyst

On Sun, Feb 15, 2015 at 1:16 AM, Kadir Beyazlı <kadirbeyazli at gmail.com>

> Dear all,
> Is there anyone that can help me about this issue?
> Also, why do we have to use wmware for catalyst?
> On Sat, Feb 14, 2015 at 1:37 AM, Kadir Beyazlı <kadirbeyazli at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> I am Kadir Beyazli from Turkey.
>> I have just joined to mail list
>> My question may be very basic but I became confused that is why I decided
>> to write and I need your support
>> I want to learn Perl Catalyst framework.
>> I am reading tutorial from following link
>> *https://metacpan.org/pod/Catalyst::Manual::Tutorial::01_Intro#STARTING-WITH-THE-TUTORIAL-VIRTUAL-MACHINE
>> <https://metacpan.org/pod/Catalyst::Manual::Tutorial::01_Intro#STARTING-WITH-THE-TUTORIAL-VIRTUAL-MACHINE>*
>> There is following info:
>> *Boot the virtual machine using a tool like VMWare Player
>> http://www.vmware.com/products/player
>> <http://www.vmware.com/products/player> or VirtualBox
>> http://www.virtualbox.org/ <http://www.virtualbox.org/>.*
>> I opened web site : http://www.vmware.com/products/player
>> But there are lots of products at this page so I could not understand
>> which one should be downloaded. I attached screenshot* vm_1.png*
>> I clicked on 1st download link : VMware vCloud Suite
>> But another list has been displayed which made me confused. I attached
>> *vm_2.png*
>> Would you please help me about this issue?
>> --
>> *Kadir BeyazlıComputer Engineer*
>> *GSM : +90 535 821 50 00 <%2B90%20535%20821%2050%2000>*
> --
> *Kadir BeyazlıComputer Engineer*
> *GSM : +90 535 821 50 00 <%2B90%20535%20821%2050%2000>*
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