Bug 136496 - perl and perl-Time-HiRes: perl-Time-Hires no longer needed
Summary: perl and perl-Time-HiRes: perl-Time-Hires no longer needed
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: perl (Show other bugs)
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Version: 3
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Chip Turner
QA Contact: David Lawrence
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Reported: 2004-10-20 15:22 UTC by Jose Pedro Oliveira
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-01-29 21:41:48 UTC
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Description Jose Pedro Oliveira 2004-10-20 15:22:13 UTC
Description of problem:
Perl 5.8.5 (and 5.8.4) already includes a more recent version
of Time::HiRes than the one shipped as perl-Time-HiRes

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Additional info:

Perl distro      Time::HiRes core module
v5.8.4            v1.59
v5.8.5            v1.59

perl-Time-HiRes package
fedora core 3 test 3 ships with perl-Time-HiRes-1.55-3.src.rpm.

Patch to perl.spec
The following line must be removed from the perl.spec:
find $RPM_BUILD_ROOT -name '*HiRes*' | xargs rm -rfv

Related bugzilla entry: 136494

Comment 1 Jose Pedro Oliveira 2005-01-28 03:33:00 UTC
This also applies to rawhide (perl 5.8.6).

See also #136494, and #141100.

Comment 2 Chip Turner 2005-01-29 21:41:48 UTC
CPAN is already up to 1.66.  the reason we explicitly remove it from perl is because it 
updates frequently upstream.  the correct solution is to upgrade the separate perl-Time-
HiRes package, which will be done sometime in the next week or so., along with other perl 

marking this particular bug as deferred, but only because I'll fix it as part of a separate set 
of updates

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