perl5, IO::Socket, Net::FTP, winsock2

Teun Burgers burgers@ecn.nl
Wed Jul 21 00:23:00 GMT 1999


LS

Just want to mention that for perl IO::Socket (used in Net::FTP) to work
correctly
with the dynamic perl port by Charles Wilson on Windows 95, you need
to upgrade to winsock 2.0. Otherwise you run into SIGSEG in
getservbyname.

Currently the upgrade (W95ws2setup.exe) can be downloaded at

http://www.microsoft.com/windows95/downloads/contents/wuadmintools/s_wunetworkingtools/w95sockets2/default.asp ?

more information available at

http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/q177/7/19.asp

regards

Teun Burgers

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