Bug 44824 - LWP (libwwwperl) won't install
LWP (libwwwperl) won't install
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: perl (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Warren Togami
David Lawrence
perl -MCPAN -e
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Reported: 2001-06-17 22:25 EDT by Sterling Ledet & Associates, Inc.
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:33 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-09-11 07:01:39 EDT
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Description Sterling Ledet & Associates, Inc. 2001-06-17 22:25:50 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows 98)

Description of problem:
LWP (also known as libwwwperl) hangs on install whether or not run from -
MCPAN with :

perl -MCPAN -e "install LWP::Simple"

or by downloading source and attempting to make.

The error message is:

robot/ua............HTTP Server terminated


local/http..........HTTP Server terminated
make: *** wait: No child processes.  Stop.
make: *** Waiting for unfinished jobs....
make: *** wait: No child processes.  Stop.

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.perl -MCPAN -e "install LWP::Simple"


1. download and unzip source from http://www.linpro.no/lwp/
2.   perl Makefile.PL
3.  make
4.   make test
5.    make install


Additional info:
Comment 1 Chip Turner 2002-05-13 13:56:46 EDT
is this still an issue in 7.3?
Comment 2 Warren Togami 2005-09-11 07:01:39 EDT
Closing due to lack of activity, unsupported product, and we don't support CPAN
to begin with.

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