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[perl #5634] CPAN.pm v1.59 chdirs before looking for perl

From:
Steve Peters via RT
Date:
December 31, 2004 11:16
Subject:
[perl #5634] CPAN.pm v1.59 chdirs before looking for perl
Message ID:
rt-3.0.11-5634-104927.7.27760384394564@perl.org
> [schwern - Tue Jul 15 18:31:18 2003]:
> 
> The attached patch fixes this bug by the simple method of storing the
> Perl we started
> with as an absolute path before anything is done.  Then perl() can
> reference this
> information.  I can't see how this could go wrong on MacOS.
> 
> I've also taken the liberty of speeding up perl() by caching its
> result.
> 
> 

This is still a problem as of CPAN 1.76.



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