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Paul Johnson
September 25, 2012 18:00
Re: [perl #115048] [PATCH 2/2] Suggest cause of error requiring .pmfile.
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Looks like I messed up in trying to send these couple of patches.  There
was supposed to be an introduction which said:

Following on from a recent thread I've put together a patch to expand
the error message when a module can't be loaded.  With this patch,
instead of:

  Can't locate Stuff/Of/ in @INC (@INC contains: ...)
You get:

  Can't locate Stuff/Of/ in @INC (did you install the Stuff::Of::Dreams module?) (@INC contains: ...)

I've installed Task::Kensho, Catalyst, Dancer, and all the modules that I
care about with no problems.

The first patch simply enhances the test file and can be applied regardless
of the status of the second patch.


Now, I have no doubt that I am simply not clever enough to work it out, but it
just seems really hard to submit a couple of patches with a bit of a preamble
as to what they're about.

Here's something that evidently doesn't work:

 $ git send-email --annotate --compose --to -2

What should I have done instead?

Paul Johnson -

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