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[perl #63792] PERL 5.10 install man - HPIA 32 bit

James E Keenan via RT
December 17, 2011 19:22
[perl #63792] PERL 5.10 install man - HPIA 32 bit
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On Wed Mar 11 11:53:40 2009, wrote:
> Hi perlbug,
> This is reg. an issue while installing man pages for PERL 5.10 on
> HPIA 32. Due to a glitch in the way man pages are installed,
> files are getting created with a recursive directory structure. For
> e.g.,
> for lib/5.10.0/Archive/, following are the files created :
> ./lib/Archive/
> ./lib/Archive/lib/5.10.0/Archive/
> At one point, because of the depth, install fails abruptly and fails
> to
> install
> a whole lot of man pages.
> Does this issue sound any familiar ? Appreciate any pointers in
> resolving this:

Since no one has responded in the 2-1/2+ years since the original post,
I suspect it is not a generalized bug and is more likely something
particular to your local environment.

Has the problem persisted with more recent versions of Perl?

List readers:  Has anyone encountered a problem on this, whether on HP
or anything else?

Thank you very much.
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