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Switching to meta-3.5-20

H.Merijn Brand
March 21, 2008 03:50
Switching to meta-3.5-20
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As threatened ...

Change 33547 by merijn@merijn-nb09 on 2008/03/21 10:28:42

        Final move from meta-3.0 to meta-3.5

==== //depot/perl/Configure#685 (xtext) ====

< # Generated on Fri Feb 15 17:37:37 CET 2008 [metaconfig 3.0 PL70]
> # Generated on Fri Mar 21 11:25:23 CET 2008 [metaconfig 3.5 PL0]

The long preparation period is now irreversible :)
Not there there will be many amongs you to generate Configure from
the metaunits, but in order to generate what will be used, you are
required to switch from meta-3.0at70b to meta-3.5-20

  file: $CPAN/authors/id/H/HM/HMBRAND/perl-meta-3.5-20.tgz
  size: 454829 bytes
   md5: b4aa5fe2eb88eb2c50064c063301a627

if you don't want to build it from svn yourself. I use /pro/3gl/CPAN
as a base, so you might need to change a few lines

  file: $CPAN/authors/id/H/HM/HMBRAND/mc_units-20080321.tgz
  size: 3235928 bytes
   md5: 925bb4d0afea98820721a154624f9c5d

is the current set of metaunits.

Next is the cleanup from the new metalint messages that were conflicting
with the old metalint and feedback to the upstream meta distribution.

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