ports dependency bug report: perl5

Kris Kennaway kris at obsecurity.org
Fri Aug 13 03:09:50 PDT 2004

On Fri, Aug 13, 2004 at 10:57:22AM +0200, h wrote:
> on a 4.10-STABLE FreeBSD 4.10-STABLE #23: Wed Jun  2 10:21:16 CEST 2004 box of 
> mine with ports tree from yesterday, portupgrade -a keeps rebuilding 
> perl-5.8.5 for every port that depends on it even tho it's installed and 
> registered in /var/db/pkg/.
> for some reason the old perl is still stuck in /etc/make.conf
> # Setting to use base perl from ports:
> PERL_VER=5.8.4
> and when i try to reload ports perl
> /var/db/pkg > use.perl port 
> bash: /usr/local/bin/use.perl: /usr/local/bin/perl: bad interpreter: No such 
> file or directory

Force the rebuild of perl5.8 with -f.

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