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Agustin Rivera
February 27, 2002 12:46
Re: perl2exe
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You might be able to run a script written for *nix if you have Cygwin
installed and run it from there.

Agustin Rivera

----- Original Message -----
From: "Craig Williams" <>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, February 27, 2002 12:02 PM
Subject: perl2exe

> Does anyone know - will perl2exe (or a different package to create an
> allow a perl script to be launched from windows explorer EVEN THOUGH the
> script is written for unix (and is sitting on a unix netowrk drive)?
> I have many perl scripts my users would find useful but all written to run
> on unix (Sun).  I've a large number of users who have neither the rights,
> permissions, desire, or know-how to execute a perl script from a unix
> prompt.  So I'm tasked with coddling these windoze people. I'd like to
> them to simply "double click" the .exe which launches the perl script.
> I'd like to avoid any additional installations of perl. Idea's?
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