Subject: Re: perl modules path
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/04/2000 05:51:45
On Thu, 3 Aug 2000, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> > Have you started to convert any perl pkgs for that new scheme?
> I have one (I hacked a few before getting persuaded this wasn't the rigth
> solution :), and 2 new I'll commit after this gets added (if it gets added).

Well, we'll also have to convert all the others - can you make sure that
your scheme works for a bunch of them, maybe p5-Tk or so, that aren't

> > For perl 5.6.0:
> >   man/man3:					${PERL5_MAN3DIR}
> on 5.5 it's lib/perl5/5.005/man/man3. Did they change it again for 5.6 
> (it was lib/perl5/man/man3 for 5.004) ?

smaug% perl -V:man3dir
smaug% perl -v

This is perl, v5.6.0 built for sparc-netbsd

(That's perl-current installed with LOCALBASE=/usr/local)

 - Hubert

NetBSD - because Unix isn't just #include <linux.h>, i386, ILP32, ELF, ...!