[Israel.pm] upgrading to Perl 5.8.4

Shlomo Yona shlomo at cs.haifa.ac.il
Thu May 20 01:45:37 PDT 2004

On Thu, 20 May 2004, Issac Goldstand wrote:

> Gabor,
>   I did that too and found the fix. There's a specific directory set which
> must be in @INC, and you simply need to tell ./Configure about it.  The
> directories are:
> /usr/lib/perl5
> /usr/share/perl5
> /usr/local/lib/site_perl
> That will ensure that it plays nicely with the system, as well as with perl
> modules installed via dpkg

Can you now explain that again in plain words so I can see
if I can apply this to my situation?

I have Perl 5.8.0 on a Mandrake 9.1 and I want to upgrade it
to Perl 5.8.4 (not to install a separate Perl).


Shlomo Yona
shlomo at cs.haifa.ac.il

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