Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 356521
git-remote: can't locate Error.pm
Last modified: 2009-01-09 00:00:34 EST
Description of problem:
I can't use git-remote because I'm getting error below:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. git-remote add example ssh://example.com/~user/public_git/stuff.git
Can't locate Error.pm in @INC (@INC contains: /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.8 /usr/
linux-thread-multi /usr/lib64/perl5/site_perl/5.8.5/x86_64-linux-thread-multi /usr/
lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.7 /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.6 /usr/lib/perl5/
site_perl/5.8.5 /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl /usr/lib64/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.8/x86_64-
linux-thread-multi /usr/lib64/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.7/x86_64-linux-thread-multi /usr/
vendor_perl/5.8.5/x86_64-linux-thread-multi /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.8 /usr/
lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.7 /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.6 /usr/lib/perl5/
vendor_perl/5.8.5 /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl /usr/lib64/perl5/5.8.8/x86_64-linux-
thread-multi /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.8 .) at /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.8/Git.pm
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.8/Git.pm line 93.
Compilation failed in require at /usr/bin/git-remote line 4.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /usr/bin/git-remote line 4.
This could be the problem (or maybe file is in different package?):
$ rpm -ql perl-Git-188.8.131.52-1.fc8
$ rpm -ql perl-Git-184.108.40.206-1.el5
Just checked this more closely: there is missing "perl(Error)" dependency in
the perl-Git package. I had to manually install perl-Error package which
contains the missing file (and I'm able to uninstall it without dependency
When I rebuilt the git src.rpm package with added "Requires: perl(Error)" for
perl-Git sub-package, it behaves as expected. Patch attached.
Created attachment 243311 [details]
add perl(Error) dependency for perl-Git sub-package
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