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Re: [perl #133469] test-more error is preventing net-upnp from beinginstalled

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From:
Paul Thompson
Date:
September 2, 2018 05:55
Subject:
Re: [perl #133469] test-more error is preventing net-upnp from beinginstalled
Message ID:
8506_1535460539_5B8544BA_8506_17_1_CAAJVobw_2Nu77u-J-=LQHMBa1Cr0+u+ewQLWy-nrSJDyZHRZTw@mail.gmail.com
Thank you for your willingness to help. However, this is probably related
to a specific architecture distribution issue such as that raised at
https://archlinuxarm.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=15&t=13000&p=59167&hilit=perl#p59167

I will follow it up on the archlinuxarm forum as that seems to be the more
appropriate location

On 27 August 2018 at 09:38, Dave Mitchell via RT <perlbug-followup@perl.org>
wrote:

> On Sun, Aug 26, 2018 at 06:01:57PM -0700, James E Keenan via RT wrote:
> > Should the problem be in Test2::API, that's part of the Test-Simple
> > distribution which, though distributed with perl-5.28, is maintained
> > upstream on CPAN.  You would therefore have to file a report with its
> > bug tracker.  I'm therefore inclined to reject this ticket.
>
> The OP has just submitted two tickets, both of which show perl failing
> with trivial one-line programs:
>
>     use version;
>
> and
>
>     require Test2::API;
>
> Clearly something this basic wouldn't be failing on most perls or we'd
> have noticed long before now. The question is, what is different about the
> OP's perl installation, and does this reflect a problem with the OP's
> system, with the nodules in question, or with perl itself? We don't know
> yet.
>
> The OP's perl appears to be the one bundled with the OS, which may have
> local changes causing the problem (or not). Its also an arm CPU which
> might be triggering an obscure endian bug for example.
>
> OP - do you have the ability to download and build a vanilla version
> of 5.28.0 and see if the problem one liners are still reproducible?
>
> --
> A major Starfleet emergency breaks out near the Enterprise, but
> fortunately some other ships in the area are able to deal with it to
> everyone's satisfaction.
>     -- Things That Never Happen in "Star Trek" #13
>
>

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