Subject: Re: p5-version: Sorry, PREFIX is not supported
To: David Brownlee <>
From: Thomas Klausner <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/16/2006 23:24:57
On Thu, Mar 16, 2006 at 10:32:32AM +0000, David Brownlee wrote:
> /usr/pkg/bin/perl Build --makefile_env_macros 1
> Sorry, PREFIX is not supported.  See the Module::Build
> documentation for 'destdir' or 'install_base' instead.
> *** Error code 255
> 	Any thoughts on how to deal with this in pkgsrc?

Try setting PERL5_MODULE_TYPE to "Module::Build", that
should fix this.