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

Teun Burgers
Wed Jul 21 00:23:00 GMT 1999


Just want to mention that for perl IO::Socket (used in Net::FTP) to work
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

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

more information available at


Teun Burgers

Drs A.R. Burgers        Netherlands Energy Research Foundation ECN
Phone: +31-224-564703   Solar & Wind Energy, PV Cells & Modules
Fax  : +31-224-563214   P.O. Box 1
email:   1755 ZG Petten, The Netherlands

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