Subject: Re: port-i386/14863: pkg perl-5.6.0nb5.tgz unable to install
To: =?iso-8859-1?Q?J=F8rgen_N=F8rgaard?= <>
From: Chris Pinnock <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 12/10/2001 09:54:00
On Mon, Dec 10, 2001 at 08:02:28AM +0000, Jørgen Nørgaard wrote:
> No (well, I tried but couldn't find all, in any case it is weird that perl 
> should require for example a CGI package?) 

The binary tgz files are in

> I only find perl-5.6.1nb6 in the package list, not perl-base, perl-mk, 
> P5-Data-Dumper and a few others. Where are they? 
> Additionally the package description says that none are required: 
> * This package requires the following package(s) to build: (none). 
> * This package requires the following package(s) to run: (none). 

Perl has been updated in the pkgsrc tree. The newer perl package obsoletes
perl-base (if not more) and does not have as many dependencies as the
old one.

best wishes,