[Pdx-pm] perldoc ...
jeff at vpservices.com
Mon Dec 13 12:31:24 CST 2004
Steven Adams wrote:
> On Mon, 2004-12-13 at 11:00 -0800, Austin Schutz wrote:
>> Ok, here's a dumb question - I thankfully never use perl on windows.
>>Doesn't the install put html formated manual pages somewhere?
> for the most part, you'll not
> find html documentation on a specific module or script included with the
> perl distribution if it's not part of that original dist.
That's not true, if you have ActiveState, it will install the HTML docs
for all modules in the distributrion *and* for all modules installed
later with ppm. And they're searchable, by the usual explorer search
interface. Windows sucks, but let's not exagerate.
A nice summary of "Perl documentation documentation" can be found at
Jeff (aka jZed)
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