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Re: [perl #32983] fail upgrade from perl 5.0 to perl 5.8

From:
Richard.Foley
Date:
December 11, 2004 01:30
Subject:
Re: [perl #32983] fail upgrade from perl 5.0 to perl 5.8
Message ID:
200412111110.50537.richard.foley@rfi.net
Try looking in the INSTALL and README files for the string 'make test', in the 
source distribution you are using, you will find there are many hints and 
suggestions in there.

You could also try the file t/README.

Ciao
Richard Foley
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On Friday 10 December 2004 02:49, perlbug-followup@perl.org wrote:
> # New Ticket Created by  chenglim@commontown.com
> # Please include the string:  [perl #32983]
> # in the subject line of all future correspondence about this issue.
> # <URL: http://rt.perl.org:80/rt3/Ticket/Display.html?id=32983 >
>
>
>
> This is a bug report for perl from chenglim@commontown.com,
> generated with the help of perlbug 1.35 running under perl v5.8.5.
>
>
> -----------------------------------------------------------------
> [Please enter your report here]
>
> I try many way to just upgrade to lastest stable version of perl, because
> my company need Mail::SpamAssassin to filter junk mail for our client.
>
> I think is good to have "some where" I can find the installation help. As I
> browse for perl.com for few days, I fail to find any useful and easy to
> understand information if "make test" just break.
>
> The only links I can find is like this
> http://www.nntp.perl.org/group/perl.daily-build.reports/7230
>
> Error:
>
> t/op/lfs..................................FAILED at test 6
> .
> .
> .
> u=3.53  s=1.17  cu=414.29  cs=26.15  scripts=826  tests=85499
> make[2]: *** [_test_tty] Error 1
> make[2]: Leaving directory `/home/user/chenglim/perl-5.8.5'
> make[1]: *** [_test] Error 2
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/user/chenglim/perl-5.8.5'
> make: *** [test] Error 2
> [root@lonald perl-5.8.5]# more INSTALL
> If you read this file _as_is_, just ignore the funny characters you see.
> It is written in the POD format (see pod/perlpod.pod) which is specially
> designed to be readable as is.
>
> Hope it is helpful. And thanks for help ^_^.
>
>
> [Please do not change anything below this line]
> -----------------------------------------------------------------
> ---
> Flags:
>     category=install
>     severity=high
> ---
> Site configuration information for perl v5.8.5:
>
> Configured by ctown at Fri Dec 10 09:11:29 SGT 2004.
>
> Summary of my perl5 (revision 5 version 8 subversion 5) configuration:
>   Platform:
>     osname=linux, osvers=2.2.14-6.1.1smp, archname=i686-linux
>     uname='linux lonald.commontown.com 2.2.14-6.1.1smp #1 smp thu apr 13
> 19:55:55 edt 2000 i686 unknown ' config_args='-de'
>     hint=recommended, useposix=true, d_sigaction=define
>     usethreads=undef use5005threads=undef useithreads=undef
> usemultiplicity=undef useperlio=define d_sfio=undef uselargefiles=define
> usesocks=undef use64bitint=undef use64bitall=undef uselongdouble=undef
>     usemymalloc=n, bincompat5005=undef
>   Compiler:
>     cc='cc', ccflags ='-pipe -I/usr/local/include -D_LARGEFILE_SOURCE
> -D_FILE_OFFSET_BITS=64 -I/usr/include/gdbm', optimize='-O2',
>     cppflags='-pipe -I/usr/local/include -I/usr/include/gdbm'
>     ccversion='', gccversion='2.8.1', gccosandvers=''
>     intsize=4, longsize=4, ptrsize=4, doublesize=8, byteorder=1234
>     d_longlong=define, longlongsize=8, d_longdbl=define, longdblsize=12
>     ivtype='long', ivsize=4, nvtype='double', nvsize=8, Off_t='off_t',
> lseeksize=8 alignbytes=4, prototype=define
>   Linker and Libraries:
>     ld='cc', ldflags =' -L/usr/local/lib'
>     libpth=/usr/local/lib /lib /usr/lib
>     libs=-lnsl -lndbm -lgdbm -ldb -ldl -lm -lcrypt -lutil -lc -lposix
>     perllibs=-lnsl -ldl -lm -lcrypt -lutil -lc -lposix
>     libc=/lib/libc-2.1.3.so, so=so, useshrplib=false, libperl=libperl.a
>     gnulibc_version='2.1.3'
>   Dynamic Linking:
>     dlsrc=dl_dlopen.xs, dlext=so, d_dlsymun=undef, ccdlflags='-Wl,-E'
>     cccdlflags='-fpic', lddlflags='-shared -L/usr/local/lib'
>
> Locally applied patches:
>
>
> ---
> @INC for perl v5.8.5:
>     lib
>     /usr/local/lib/perl5/5.8.5/i686-linux
>     /usr/local/lib/perl5/5.8.5
>     /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.5/i686-linux
>     /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.5
>     /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl
>     .
>
> ---
> Environment for perl v5.8.5:
>     HOME=/root
>     LANG=en_US
>     LANGUAGE (unset)
>     LD_LIBRARY_PATH (unset)
>     LOGDIR (unset)
>    
> PATH=/usr/bin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/sbin:/usr/X11R6/bin:/usr/local/mysql/bin:/usr
>/local/mysql/include:/bin:/home/user/ctown/bin PERL_BADLANG (unset)
>     SHELL=/bin/bash




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