In the last release 1.50.2-ad, I went ahead and verified that PPM
works. So, please try 1.50.2-ad located at cpan.org OR
sourceforge.net/projects/winguitest... If the problem persists,
we'll have to dig deeper.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org
> I tried opening the PPM application actually within the directory
> containing the ppd file and got this:
> PPM interactive shell (1.1.1) - type 'help' for available commands.
> PPM> install win32-guitest.ppd
> Install package 'win32-guitest.ppd?' (y/N): y
> Retrieving package 'win32-guitest.ppd'...
> Error installing package 'win32-guitest.ppd': Read of ./ failed
> any ideas?