Subject: Re: perl58 missing from pkgsrc-2005Q3
To: Ja'far Railton <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/29/2005 20:09:36
On Thu, Sep 29, 2005 at 05:36:20PM +0000, Ja'far Railton wrote:
> Hello
> On a cvs update from today (tried both and
> perl58 is no longer found in pkgsrc/lang. Where did it go?


> Also, I tried to update the zip package but there is no route to host. I
> guess the server is down but what I don't understand is why wget keeps
> trying the same site and none of the alternate sources listed in the
> Makefile.

Just let it do, it will try alternatives eventually (it did so for me).  

If it really doesn't work, you can download the distfile manually (e.g.
from and place it in