Subject: Re: Perl 5.8-to-be NetBSD testing?
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Jarkko Hietaniemi <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/26/2002 20:36:09
Nit fever struck me:
> Note that at some point early this year I did grab the NetBSD pkgsrc
...late last year.
> patches for Perl, and backported most of them. What I didn't backport
> were the NetBSD-installation specific patches. See the changes file
... the Changes file.
> Another safety hatch is that even if you say "make install" the
> binaries will be installed with "5.7.3" prefix. This will cause
... "5.7.3" suffix.
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