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Re: DBI - modules will not install

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Tim Bunce
May 10, 2003 17:44
Re: DBI - modules will not install
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On Thu, Mar 13, 2003 at 01:00:39PM +1100, wrote:
> Hi
> Could you please pass this onto whoever is responsible for this -----------
> I personally not interested in the DBI modules but I have been installing
> them for developers.
> The installation process doesn't work for the latest incarnation of DBI
> OS = AIX 5.1 ML 3  Perl version 5.6.0
> Problem: DBI-1.34 & DBI-1.35 will not install with using a prefix
>  perl Makefile.PL PREFIX=<whatever>

> $ perl Makefile.PL prefix=/home/myhome/DBI135
> Can't open prefix=/home/myhome/DBI135: A file or directory in the path name
> does not exist. at Makefile.PL line 26.

Works fine for me using DBI 1.35 and perl 5.6.1 on FreeBSD.

If there is a reproducible problem I don't think it's in the DBI
so please file a bug report via Thank you.


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