Subject: Re: pkg/28619: p5-DBI oddness
To: grant beattie <>
From: Hisashi T Fujinaka <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 12/14/2004 14:01:31
On Wed, 14 Dec 2004, grant beattie wrote:

> On Mon, Dec 13, 2004 at 07:49:46AM -0800, Hisashi T Fujinaka wrote:
>>> I think this is a side-effect of not bumping the PKGREVISION of every
>>> package that installs into the perl archlib directory when the perl58
>>> pkg started defaulting to threads enabled. I don't believe it is a
>>> problem with perl itself.
>>> what version of the perl58 package do you have installed on the build
>>> systems and the binary pkg systems?
>> All the same, 5.8.5. (perl-5.8.5nb5) That gets built on the 'main
>> machine' as well.
> okay, was p5-DBI built with this version of perl? what is the perl
> dependency listed in the output of "pkg_info -v p5-DBI" on the different
> systems?

I went ahead with the solution you hinted at and I rebuilt all my p5-*
packages on the "build machine" so I don't think I'll be able to provide
any more feedback on this. I think you're right, though. I went from
perl to perl-threaded and then back to perl doing forced installs at
times, so it was all kind of messed up.

Hisashi T Fujinaka -
BSEE(6/86) + BSChem(3/95) + BAEnglish(8/95) + MSCS(8/03) + $2.50 = latte