LPM: ActiveState's PerlApp

Janine Ladick janine.ladick at fetterprinting.com
Tue Jan 11 13:24:34 CST 2000

> I found it had a few problems deciding what to
> bundle into the .exe especially when you used several add-on modules.

ActiveState tells you to put requires inside begin blocks to signal 
PerlApp that the required files belong in the .exe, like:

BEGIN { require 'special.pl'; }

Seems ridiculous to me, given the meaning of the word 'require' in 
both English and Perl semantics.


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