[arch-dev-public] Perl pathing issues

Jason Chu jason at archlinux.org
Fri Dec 14 18:00:57 EST 2007

On Fri, Dec 14, 2007 at 10:20:56PM +0000, Tom K wrote:
> Jason Chu wrote:
> > On Fri, Dec 14, 2007 at 08:55:28PM +0000, Tom K wrote:
> >> Aaron Griffin wrote:
> >>> On Dec 14, 2007 1:23 PM, Dan McGee <dpmcgee at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>>> There is a bug dealing with IRSSI on this, can anyone try a rebuild
> >>>> for me and see if that fixes it? I currently can't build packages...
> >>>> http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/8911
> >>> Good catch. Jeff, is weechat also affected? Do we know of any other
> >>> apps that embed perl? vim, at least, does.
> >>>
> >>>
> >> subversion, mod_perl also, afaik
> > 
> > Wait... we're talking about apps that embed a perl interpreter, right?
> > Cause subversion's only flaw is that it includes perl bindings.  I'm pretty
> > sure none of the core subversion source is in perl, just some modules for
> > *other* apps to include.
> > 
> > Jason
> OK. xterminus mentioned it on his Perl Policy wiki page, which I
> understand is one of the resources for this whole thing - see FS#8374.

Hmmm... quoted from the Perl Policy wiki page:

 Current Caveats

It does not reflect the current ArchLinux perl package(s) layout. Please do not use this document as a template for creating new perl module packages... yet... This policy, if implemented - represents a major change in way Arch handles perl.

For a draft proposal of a current “perl packaging standard” see instead Perl_Package_Guidelines.


I didn't think we were actually doing this yet.  Did I miss some big

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