Bug 64265 - Alien puts libs in /usr/lib/perl5/5.6.0
Summary: Alien puts libs in /usr/lib/perl5/5.6.0
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 61288
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: alien (Show other bugs)
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Version: skipjack-beta2
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Jeff Johnson
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Reported: 2002-04-30 22:27 UTC by Michel Alexandre Salim
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-05-01 05:07:12 UTC
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Description Michel Alexandre Salim 2002-04-30 22:27:41 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 Galeon/1.2.0 (X11; Linux i686; U;) Gecko/20020314

Description of problem:
Alien installs its libraries in /usr/lib/perl5/5.6.0 while the version of Perl
installed with the system is 5.6.1, thus running alien will result in errors as
it could not find its libraries.Symlinking 5.6.1/Alien to 5.6.0/Alien solves the

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.Run Alien


Actual Results:  Alien complains about missing libraries

Expected Results:  Alien runs

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Comment 1 Dax Kelson 2002-05-01 05:07:08 UTC
I can confirm this.  This also effects SkipJack Beta 2.

Comment 2 Jeff Johnson 2002-05-02 20:58:27 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 61288 ***

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