Velocity Reviews - Computer Hardware Reviews

Velocity Reviews > Newsgroups > Programming > Perl > Perl Misc > reinstall perl

Thread Tools

reinstall perl

Posts: n/a
We have decided to reinstall perl 5.8.8 on our solaris 5.10 boxes.
This task has fallen in my lap and I have rebuilt core perl and all
the necessary modules in a local test directory using sh Configure -de
-Dprefix = /home/aardxx/perl.
Having tested the whole load I am now ready to "move" it to /usr/
perl588. My understanding is that core perl has compiled into it the
@INC table and I notice that /home/aardxx prefix is scattered all
through the various files in the installation directory.
I realize that I will need to rebuild the cor perl using the prefix /
usr/perl588 but is there are way of moving the modules over uithout
recompiling them? Might I be able to mod the then do a make
install? Guess I'm looking for a few shortcuts. Any ideas would be

Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
FAQ 2.17 What is Perl Mongers? PerlFAQ Server Perl Misc 0 02-03-2011 11:00 AM
FAQ 1.4 What are Perl 4, Perl 5, or Perl 6? PerlFAQ Server Perl Misc 0 01-23-2011 05:00 AM
REINSTALL PERL Jorge Reyes Perl Misc 1 08-30-2007 12:24 AM
Perl Help - Windows Perl script accessing a Unix perl Script dpackwood Perl 3 09-30-2003 02:56 AM
To reinstall or not to reinstall - that is the question. nobody760 NZ Computing 1 09-12-2003 09:05 PM