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

Alexander Lam lambchop468 at gmail.com
Sat May 29 00:46:53 EDT 2010

On Wed, May 12, 2010 at 5:01 AM, Firmicus <Firmicus at gmx.net> 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:
> F

Hi all,

Did this perl rebuild get lost or something? (I currently have perl on
my IgnorePkg list because glib-perl hasn't been updated for 5.12

Alexander Lam

More information about the arch-general mailing list