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Jarkko Hietaniemi
July 31, 2001 17:06
Re: perl@11523
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This will make playing with the extras feature a little bit easier...
now more than one module/bundle is accepted.

I guess the next task is that the interaction needs to be
minimized, as many as possible answers must be precanned and/or
customized for this particular kind of build.

Change 11524 by jhi@alpha on 2001/07/31 23:00:36

	Multiple modules didn't work; plus typo fixes.

Affected files ...

... //depot/perl/Configure#346 edit

Differences ...

==== //depot/perl/Configure#346 (xtext) ====
Index: perl/Configure
--- perl/Configure.~1~	Wed Aug  1 03:02:59 2001
+++ perl/Configure	Wed Aug  1 03:02:59 2001
@@ -20,7 +20,7 @@
 # $Id: Head.U,v 1997/02/28 15:02:09 ram Exp $
-# Generated on Tue Jul 31 18:10:25 EET DST 2001 [metaconfig 3.0 PL70]
+# Generated on Wed Aug  1 02:58:53 EET DST 2001 [metaconfig 3.0 PL70]
 # (with additional metaconfig patches by
 cat >c1$$ <<EOF
@@ -6772,13 +6772,14 @@
 the installation of the rest of the extra modules or bundles.)
 Notice also that if the modules require any external software such as
-libraries (the libz library for the Compress::Zlib module, for example)
-you *NEED* to have any such external software already installed, this
-configuration process will not install such things for you.
+libraries and headers (the libz library and the zlib.h header for the
+Compress::Zlib module, for example) you MUST have any such software
+already installed, this configuration process will NOT install such
+things for you.
 If this doesn't make any sense to you, just accept the default '$dflt'.
-rp='Install any extra modules (y or n) ?'
+rp='Install any extra modules (y or n)?'
 . ./myread
 case "$ans" in
@@ -6786,8 +6787,8 @@
 Please list any extra modules or bundles to be installed from CPAN,
 with spaces between the names.  The names can be in any format the
-'install' command of will understand.  (Answer 'none' the
-quotes, to install no extra modules or bundles.)
+'install' command of will understand.  (Answer 'none',
+without the quotes, to install no extra modules or bundles.)
@@ -6800,8 +6801,8 @@
 	$rm -f ../extras.lst
 *)	echo "(Saving the list of extras for later...)"
-	echo $extras > ../extras.lst
-	val="$extras"
+	echo "$extras" > ../extras.lst
+	val="'$extras'"
 set extras
End of Patch.

$jhi++; #
        # There is this special biologist word we use for 'stable'.
        # It is 'dead'. -- Jack Cohen

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