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[perl #126710] make_ext.pl direct pm_to_blib handling causesunnecessary rebuilds

From:
Tony Cook via RT
Date:
June 13, 2016 01:08
Subject:
[perl #126710] make_ext.pl direct pm_to_blib handling causesunnecessary rebuilds
Message ID:
rt-4.0.18-20387-1465780121-1685.126710-15-0@perl.org
On Sat Jun 11 22:36:15 2016, sprout wrote:
> On Sat Jun 11 20:46:17 2016, tonyc wrote:
> > Does the patch in #126710 fix this for you?
> 
> Yes, it does.  (I see this ticket is a duplicate.  I’ll merge them.)
> 
> Another approach would be to allow EUMM to handle ExtUtils::Miniperl.
> I can’t say which is better.  What is our goal here?  To keep
> make_ext.pl as simple as possible, or to make things more ‘correct’
> from the point of view of proper dependency management.
> 
> Nevertheless, I would like to see this fixed in blead soon, because I
> keep having to chown after sudo make install.

Correctness trumps performance.

I've applied my patch to blead as 31b6f23ed55c460d17977de41cb3e9cb766fd414.

Tony

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