[arch-general] Transition to the new perl policy

François Charette firmicus at ankabut.net
Sat Apr 12 13:23:46 EDT 2008

Eric Belanger a écrit :
> On Sat, 12 Apr 2008, Ond?ej Ku?era wrote:
>> On Fri, 11 Apr 2008 20:15:12 -0400 (EDT)
>> Eric Belanger <belanger at ASTRO.UMontreal.CA> wrote:
>>> You can remove:
>>> perl-compress-zlib
>>> perl-io-compress-base
>>> perl-io-compress-zlib
>>> perl-compress-raw-zlib
>>> as they are now provided by the perl package.
>> Yeah, thanks, this actually came to me while I was having breakfast
>> today (I wrote the original message right before I went to bed), so my
>> mistake. I forgot to check the list from pacman log after I upgraded
>> perl.
>>> The two other use the new policy make sure your system (and mirror
>>> you use ) is up-to-date:
>>> perl-parse-recdescent-1.95.1-1
>>> perl-term-readline-1.0302-1
>> It seems perl-term-readline is my own fault too, I probably installed
>> it from source using the old PKGBUILD (and only modifying the version).
>> But I did find perl-parse-recdescent-1.95.1-1.pkg.tar.gz
>> in /var/cache/pacman/pkg and this package installs things into the old
>> directories. There's a new version of this package on FTP now (which
>> installs into correct directories) but the filename is still the same.
>> So maybe firmicus (who built the new version) forgot to increment
>> $pkgrel when he was updating the PKGBUILD?
>> Ond?ej
> That's a possibility. Contact him directly in case he doesn't read the 
> ML..
Sorry about that. I've just incremented pkgrel to 2.

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