srogers1 at austin.rr.com
Fri Jun 29 19:59:57 PDT 2007
On Jun 29, 2007, at 4:08 AM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
> On Jun 29, 2007, at 00:45, Steven Rogers wrote:
>> Is there any interest in creating a MacPort of this project?
>> I don't know perl well enough to know what's involved.
> That's just fine -- MacPorts doesn't use Perl! :) Portfiles are
> written in Tcl, which is a lot more like writing a configuration
> file than a script. It's easy.
Yeah - I know that, but SQL Fairy is written in Perl, and I don't
really understand what's needed to make it build. I finally got it to
work using CPAN, which was a nightmare involving typing in commands
that look more like assembly language than command line syntax.
Thank goodness for MacPorts.
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