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Dominic Dunlop
February 16, 2009 00:26
Re: Sudden death of PDF::API2
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On 2009–02–15, at 14:01, Landry Le Chevanton wrote:

> This recipe worked for me so far.

Looking at the contents of the update (via Flat Package Editor and  
lsbom), it appears that, as well as /usr/bin/perl, its shared library  
and its documentation, the entire set of standard XS-based modules in / 
System/Library/Perl/5.8.8/darwin-thread-multi-2level/auto has been  
replaced. This makes sense: they depend on the shared perl library,  
which has been updated.

This means that restoring the following from a back-up (if you have  
one) should do the trick:


although this will leave you with an installation suffering from the
arcane malformed Unicode-related security issue that the update was
supposed to address. (See <>.)
Dominic Dunlop

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