Subject: Re: perl update?
To: Andrew Brown <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/25/2001 18:27:47
On Thu, 25 Jan 2001, Andrew Brown wrote:
> >I think you really should nuke both perls and reinstall everything.
> >After all, that's what we have binary packages for - I upgraded my sparc
> >to 1.5 yesterday, and reinstalled all software via pkgs. Worked like a
> >charm.
> indeed!  i wouldn't be anywhere nearly as upset except for the fact
> that i decided yesterday that i was really running out of disk space
> and what did i need all these work directories for anyway.  :)

Uh, I mean *real* binary pkgs:

setenv PKG_PATH
pkg_add -v perl

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>