IGNORE Re: Need some help determining which package owns a perl bug
I quickly realized that this is an artifact of per5.005 - I'll downgrade.
On Mon, 12 Oct 1998, Colin Telmer wrote:
> A perl script called sync-plan included in pilot-link calls both MD5.pm
> (from the libmd5-perl package) and and PDA/Pilot.pm (from the
> pilot-link-perl package). Both of these live in /usr/lib/perl. However,
> when sync-plan is executed, the following error message appears:
> Can't locate PDA/Pilot.pm in @INC (@INC contains:
> /usr/lib/perl5/i386-linux/5.005 /usr/lib/perl5/5.005
> /usr/local/lib/site_perl/i386-linux /usr/local/lib/site_perl .) at
> /usr/bin/sync-plan line 6.
> BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /usr/bin/sync-plan line 6.
> the top few lines of sync-plan are:
> use IO::Socket;
> use IO::Select;
> use Time::Local;
> use PDA::Pilot;
> use MD5;
> I've switched the two last lines and the same sort of error message
> appears for MD5.pm.
> It seems to me that there are two possible solutions - either perl itself
> is not looking all the places it should (i.e. @INC should include
> /usr/lib/perl) or libmd5-perl and pilot-link-perl installed their
> respective perl files in the wrong spot (i.e. they should have installed
> them somewhere in @INC). Please let me know which and I will file what
> ever bug reports are necessary. Cheers.
> Colin Telmer, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Colin Telmer, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada