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3920Re: converting wpd files

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  • megabyte405
    Jun 4, 2007
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      --- In wordperfectmac@yahoogroups.com, "Randy B. Singer" <randy@...>
      wrote:
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      > On Jun 3, 2007, at 8:10 PM, megabyte405 wrote:
      >
      > > Perl (.pl) scripts are run as-is (interpreted), not compiled. Just do
      > > ./nameofscript.pl
      >
      > Thank you! But _where_ do I "do ./nameofscript.pl"? Do you run a
      > Perl script from OS X's Terminal? Do you have to paste the script in
      > to the Terminal, or elsewhere?
      >
      > In other words, what are the steps that an ordinary user has to do to
      > get this Perl script to work? (Ordinary users don't usually use
      > Perl. I know that I never have.)
      >
      You got it: in the Terminal. That's also where you'd run the AbiWord
      conversion command line. All command-line stuff like that takes place
      on the terminal, and in most cases you can start graphical stuff there
      too, so it never hurts to try the Terminal.

      Ryan
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