[pskmail] Re: win32 perl and gtk ?

  • From: Per Crusefalk <per@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: pskmail@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 19 Nov 2008 12:03:46 +0100

Sri, I must apologize here. I was just coming off the tormenting windows
experience and was feeling rather hostile towards windows when I wrote
this. I do not see what anyone else is doing as stupid, it was a bad
choice of words and I sincerely apologize if anyone should feel
offended. (keep up the good work guys!)

73 de Per, sm0rwo

ons 2008-11-19 klockan 11:59 +0100 skrev Per Crusefalk:
> Hi Rein,
> Have you ever tried running the client under win32 perl&gtk binaries?
> I mean these: http://www.lostmind.de/gtk2-perl/
> I felt like tormenting myself a bit today and rebooted into windows.
> I installed those binaries, pskmail and fldigi and started looking into
> getting something up. Anyway, to make a long story short I got
> psk_arq.pl to actually try to run but I had to try to get rid of
> DB_File. I just could not find a repository where I could get it (it
> doesn't use cpan). I got other glade/gtk stuff up and running so if I
> could just get DB_file.pm somewere then I could come a bit further...
> But, using windows really was painful. What a horrible os it really is.
> It feels like having a straight jacket or something, not pleasant.
> Anyway, my motivation for doing this was that if the guys at intermar
> could see that the original client can be made to run under windows then
> perhaps they can stop working on their stupid fork and concentrate what
> they have on the existing client...
> So, have you tried this?
> 73

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