Subject: Re: Where to install Perl stuff
To: Martti Kuparinen <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/07/2005 08:36:12
On Mon, 7 Nov 2005, Martti Kuparinen wrote:

> I'm creating a package for Xen console (see wip/xenconsole) and that package
> needs some perl files/modules to work. What is the correct location for these
> kind of files?
> Is PREFIX/libdata/xenconsole okay? Or is PREFIX/share/xenconsole better?

What type of files?

On my system, perl files are installed to /usr/pkg/lib/perl5/vendor_perl 
and modules under 

Maybe you can use ../../lang/perl5/ and also the following 
variables give locations:


> My current plan is to put all original files into the above location and
> create a frontend script to start the xcon process...

  Jeremy C. Reed

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