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June 2, 2008 15:18
Re: perl 5.10.0 installation issues on CentOS 5
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Citeren Jochen Luig <>:

> ?Someone suggested on IRC earlier today that the 'mkdir' and 'rmdir'
> tests failed due to my running 'make test' as root which makes perfect
> sense.

For some value of 'perfect'...

> But now I'm asking myself why I passed all the tests on Ubuntu Hardy as
> I did a 'sudo -s' before starting the whole installation process. Thus,
> 'make test' was run as root there as well.

Can you run:

as root:
perl -wle 'mkdir("/tmp/blurfl",0777); mkdir ("/tmp/blurfl",0777) or die $!;'

as a regular user:
perl -wle 'mkdir("/tmp/blurfl2",0777); mkdir ("/tmp/blurfl2",0777) or die $!;'

on CentOS and on Debian?

Kind regards,


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