Subject: Re: pkg/21197: several packages install #!/usr/bin/perl scripts
To: Soren Jacobsen <>
From: Thomas Klausner <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/16/2003 08:29:47
On Tue, Apr 15, 2003 at 11:26:17PM -0700, Soren Jacobsen wrote:
> I've been annoyed by this in the past as well.
> How does this solution look? Packages can define PERL_SCRIPTS as
> whatever perl scripts they may contain, and they'll be taken care of
> accordingly.

We already have REPLACE_PERL for that.

Patches for the broken packages are welcome, of course :)
Just attach them to the PR by sending mail to gnats-bugs at
with pkg/21197 in the subject.