how to upgrade Perl

Paul Schmehl pauls at
Mon Jul 26 08:50:30 PDT 2004

--On Monday, July 26, 2004 12:46:06 PM +0100 merv <merv at> wrote:

> You will also have to reinstall all the other p5 ports that you may have
> installed prior to this upgrade. So that they all compile for 5.8
This explains something.  I tried to upgrade perl and ran use.perl port, 
but that broke things.

Is there a trivial way to see what p5 ports you have installed?  I'm 
perfectly willing to do the work if the end result is functional.  :-)

Paul Schmehl (pauls at
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The University of Texas at Dallas
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