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December 22, 2005, 6:02 pm
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Re: ppm.activestate.com down?
It doesn't seem to be down - it's working fine for me. Try entering:
That should give you something like:
[x] ActiveState Package Repository
where x is probably 1, but not necessarily.
ppm rep describe x
(substituting the actual value for "x"). That should tell you the actual
location of the repository. For me, I get:
D:\pscrpt>ppm rep describe 1
Describing Active Repository 1:
Name: ActiveState Package Repository
Type: PPMServer 3.0
Is that what you get ?
There can be problems with ppm wrt firewalls and proxy servers.
If that's possibly what's giving you the problem, browse to your
There are also some other useful repositories - notably:
- » Dave Roth's site (Win32::AdminMisc, Win32::ODBC, etc.) not available.
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