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Chas. Owens
October 23, 2008 13:51
Re: Help required in writing a script
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On Thu, Oct 23, 2008 at 16:18, monnappa appaiah <> wrote:
>        i tried to install the "Expect" module........but i got the below
> error msg:
> ERROR: cannot run the configured compiler 'cl'
> (see conf/compilerok.log). Suggestions:
> 1) The complier 'cl' is not in your PATH. Add it
>    to the PATH and try again. OR
> 2) The compiler isn't installed on your system. Install it. OR
> 3) You only have a different compiler installed (e.g. 'gcc').
>    Either fix the compiler config in the perl
>    or install a perl that was built with the right compiler
>    (you could build perl yourself with the available compiler).

It looks like you do not have the proper C compiler installed (cl is
Microsoft Visual C/C++ if I remember correctly).  You might be helped
by reading this article and its associated links:

You might also try Strawberry Perl* instead of ActiveState Perl.


Chas. Owens
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