Re: Problem building with kbd/debconf/Data Dumper/Perl5
On Sat, Jan 22, 2000 at 02:12:01AM -0700, Matt Porter wrote:
> On Sat, Jan 22, 2000 at 12:54:44AM -0700, Randolph Chung wrote:
> > In reference to a message from Matt Porter, dated Jan 21:
> > > I have the latest debconf, perl-5.005.03-4.1 (-5.1 not built for PPC yet),
> > > and overload.pm is definitely in the perl include path.
> > >
> > > Get the following error on a boot-floppies build (base2_2.tgz):
> > >
> > > Unpacking console-data (from .../console-data_1999.08.29-9.deb) ...
> > > Selecting previously deselected package kbd.
> > > (Reading database ... 2929 files and directories currently installed.)
> > > Unpacking kbd (from .../utils/kbd_0.99-8.deb) ...
> > > Can't locate overload.pm in @INC (@INC contains: /usr/lib/perl5/5.005/powerpc-li
> > hum, my guess is that overload.pm is *not* in -4.1 of perl-5.005-base.
> > Remember this is being unpacked into a chroot, so it's not looking at your
> > own perl environment, just what gets unpacked according to the package list.
> Ahh, yes. Thank you. I've got a NMU of -5.2 for powerpc going right now.
> Must be time to quit and sleep.
I spoke too soon, perl-5.005-* won't build from source as captured in bug
#55269. :-/ No wonder -5.1 is the last i386 binary. :)
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