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Bug 76716 - Alien built for wrong perl version
Alien built for wrong perl version
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: alien (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeff Johnson
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Reported: 2002-10-25 06:48 EDT by Toralf
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-10-25 06:48:55 EDT
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Description Toralf 2002-10-25 06:48:48 EDT
Description of Problem:
Supplied alien package installs libs for perl 5.6.0, but perl version included
is 5.6.1 

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

How Reproducible:
Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. alien

Actual Results:
Can't locate Alien/Package/Deb.pm in @INC (@INC contains: .
/usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/linux /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl
/usr/lib/perl5/5.6.1/i386-linux /usr/lib/perl5/5.6.1
/usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.6.1/i386-linux /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.6.1
/usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.6.0/i386-linux /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.6.0
/usr/lib/perl5/site_perl /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.6.1/i386-linux
/usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.6.1 /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl .) at /usr/bin/alien
line 212.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /usr/bin/alien line 212.

Expected Results:
Alien usage message

Additional Information:
rpm --rebuild <source rpm> produces a package where command can be started
correctly at least.
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 2002-10-25 10:08:44 EDT
Alien has been removed from the Red Hat distro.

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