Secure NFS (sNFS) on 4-Stable: has somebody succeeded?
stopspam at users.sourceforge.net
Thu May 13 04:51:54 PDT 2004
Cédric Devillers wrote:
> On Wed, 12 May 2004 17:14:50 +0900
> Rob <stopspam at users.sourceforge.net> wrote:
>>Is the difference between perl versions 5.005 and 5.006 so essential?
>>Comparing these version numbers, this looks more like a small bug fix to me.
>>However, if the difference is so important, then why are we still hanging on
>>to 5.005 in the FreeBSD base system, without 'upgrading' that to 5.006 or
> I did not look at yet which are these differences. Sorry.
Found the solution.
I downloaded the most recent release from the perl homepage,
compiled that and installed in a separate directory (/opt/perl),
created a link $HOME/bin/perl->[my new perl]. And all went
like a charm.
Probably a good choice in 5.X to remove perl from base system
and have it as a package/port.
More information about the freebsd-stable