I installed active perl in my system. Now i need to interface with the Mysql database for this i tried to install the DBI. I downloaded and unzipped the DBI-1.38.tar in the D: drive. I just opened the PPM. and Typed the command "install DBI".After this it gave an error which stated that "can't locate the .ppd file". Now i want to know the detailed explaination about how to install the Perl dbi.