[arch-general] Checkgmail doesn't work with perl 5.12 from testing

Ionut Biru biru.ionut at gmail.com
Wed May 12 09:12:07 EDT 2010

On 05/12/2010 12:01 PM, Firmicus wrote:
> On 12/05/2010 07:17, Caleb Cushing wrote:
>> On Tue, May 11, 2010 at 6:12 PM, Firmicus<Firmicus at gmx.net> wrote:
>>> Certainly this is because glib-perl needs to be recompiled with perl
>>> 5.12.
>>> Other perl packages that include binary libraries may need to be
>>> recompiled
>>> too. We need a TODO list for such perl packages...
>> any package that's not arch any needs to be rebuilt. also watch for
>> actual compiling...
> Right, all non-any perl packages should be rebuilt. I'll send Kevin a
> preliminary TODO list for such packages in extra and community (I found
> 209 of them... yerk! but as you say there must be many that are actually
> arch=any). Most probably we also need to rebuild all packages that use
> libperl.so. Last year the list of such pkgs was:

> irssi

that is done and is in testing.


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