perl5.8.2 port + pkg_info

Mario Theodoridis mario at
Fri Feb 20 19:38:09 PST 2004

i guess a little more info would be fruitful
[root at snoopy ~]#uname -ap
FreeBSD 4.9-STABLE FreeBSD 4.9-STABLE #0: Fri Feb 20
14:18:32 PST 2004
root at  i386 i386

oh and here's my pkg pile
[root at snoopy ~]#pkg_info
ImageMagick- Image processing tools
MT-2.661            A web-based personal publishing system like weblogs
MT-PM-0.1.8         Movable Type Plugin Manager
Mesa-3.4.2_2        A graphics library similar to SGI's OpenGL
ORBit-0.5.17_1      High-performance CORBA ORB with support for the C
Sablot-1.0          XML toolkit implementing XSLT 1.0, XPath 1.0 and DOM
XFree86-4.3.0,1     X11/XFree86 core distribution (complete, using
XFree86-FontServer-4.3.0_2 XFree86-4 font server
XFree86-Server-4.3.0_11 XFree86-4 X server and related programs
XFree86-clients-4.3.0_3 XFree86-4 client programs and related files
XFree86-documents-4.3.0 XFree86-4 documentation
XFree86-font100dpi-4.3.0 XFree86-4 bitmap 100 dpi fonts
XFree86-font75dpi-4.3.0 XFree86-4 bitmap 75 dpi fonts
XFree86-fontCyrillic-4.3.0 XFree86-4 Cyrillic fonts
XFree86-fontDefaultBitmaps-4.3.0 XFree86-4 default bitmap fonts
XFree86-fontEncodings-4.3.0 XFree86-4 font encoding files
XFree86-fontScalable-4.3.0 XFree86-4 scalable fonts
XFree86-libraries-4.3.0_6 XFree86-4 libraries and headers
Xft-2.1.2           A client-sided font API for X applications
aalib-1.4.r5_1      An ascii art library
acroread-5.08       View, distribute and print PDF documents
apache+mod_ssl-1.3.26+2.8.10 The Apache 1.3 webserver with SSL/TLS
arts-1.1.4,1        Audio system for the KDE integrated X11 desktop
aspell-0.50.4       Spelling checker with better suggestion logic than ispell
atk-1.4.1           A GNOME accessibility toolkit (ATK)
autoconf-2.53_1     Automatically configure source code on many Un*x
autoconf-2.57       Automatically configure source code on many Un*x
autoconf213-2.13.000227_5 Automatically configure source code on many Un*x
automake-1.5,1      GNU Standards-compliant Makefile generator
automake14-1.4.5_9  GNU Standards-compliant Makefile generator (legacy
autorespond-2.0.2   Simple autoresponder for qmail
bash-2.05a          The GNU Bourne Again Shell
bind9-9.2.1         The Berkeley Internet Name Daemon, an implementation
of DNS
bison-1.75_1        A parser generator from FSF, (mostly) compatible with
bsdpan-AppConfig-1.52 AppConfig - Perl5 module for reading configuration
files an
bsdpan-Archive-Tar-0.22 Tar - module for manipulation of tar archives.
bsdpan-Bit-Vector-6.1 Unknown perl module  CGI - Simple Common Gateway Interface Class
bsdpan-CPAN-1.63    CPAN - query, download and build perl modules from
CPAN sit
bsdpan-CPAN-WAIT-0.27 ???
bsdpan-Compress-Zlib-1.16 Compress::Zlib - Interface to zlib compression
bsdpan-DBI-1.30     DBI - Database independent interface for Perl
bsdpan-Data-ShowTable-3.3 B<ShowTable> - routines to display tabular data
in several
bsdpan-Date-Calc-5.1 Unknown perl module
bsdpan-Digest-MD5-2.20 Digest::MD5 - Perl interface to the MD5 Algorithm
bsdpan-HTML-Parser-3.26 HTML::Parser - HTML parser class
bsdpan-HTML-Tagset-3.03 HTML::Tagset - data tables useful in parsing HTML
bsdpan-MIME-Base64-2.12 MIME::Base64 - Encoding and decoding of base64
bsdpan-Net-Telnet-3.03 Net::Telnet - interact with TELNET port or other
TCP ports
bsdpan-Template-Toolkit-2.08 Template - Front-end module to the Template
bsdpan-Term-ReadLine-Perl-1.0203 Unknown perl module
bsdpan-TermReadKey-2.21 Term::ReadKey - A perl module for simple terminal
bsdpan-Test-Harness-2.26 Test::Harness - run perl standard test scripts
with statist
bsdpan-Test-Simple-0.47 Test::Simple - Basic utilities for writing tests.
bsdpan-Text-Tabs+Wrap-2001.0929 Text::Wrap - line wrapping to form simple
bsdpan-TimeDate-1.1301 ???
bsdpan-URI-1.22     URI - Uniform Resource Identifiers (absolute and
bsdpan-XML-Parser-2.31 XML::Parser - A perl module for parsing XML documents
bsdpan-libnet-1.12  ???
bsdpan-libwww-perl-5.65 LWP - The World-Wide Web library for Perl
cclient-2002d,1     Mark Crispin's C-client mail access routines
cdparanoia-3.9.8_5  A CDDA extraction tool (also known as ripper)
checkpassword-0.90  A simple password-checking interface
courier-imap-1.6.1_1 IMAP (and POP3) server that provides access to
Maildir mail
cups-1.1.14         The Common UNIX Printing System
cups-base-1.1.14    The Common UNIX Printing System
cups-lpr-1.1.14     The CUPS BSD and system V compatibility binaries
cups-pstoraster-7.07 GNU Postscript interpreter for CUPS printing to
non-PS prin
curl-7.10.7         Non-interactive tool to get files from FTP, GOPHER,
cvsup-without-gui-16.1f General network file distribution system optimized
for CVS
daemontools-0.76_3  "Service monitoring and logging utilities by djb"
db3-3.2.9_3,1       The Berkeley DB package, revision 3
db4-4.0.14_1,1      The Berkeley DB package, revision 4
db41-4.1.25_1       The Berkeley DB package, revision 4.1
diradmin-1.3.5      A smart LDAP directory management tool
djbdns-1.05_3       "A collection of secure and reliable DNS tools"
djbfft-0.76         An extremely fast library for floating-point convolution
docbook-sk-4.1.2    XML version of the DocBook DTD version controlled for
docbook-xml-4.2_1   XML version of the DocBook DTD
docbook-xsl-1.62.3  XSL DocBook stylesheets
eject-1.4_1         Utility for ejecting media from CD or optical disk drive
esound-0.2.32       A sound library for enlightenment package
ethereal-0.10.0a    An X11/GTK network analyzer/capture tool
expat-1.95.6_1      XML 1.0 parser written in C
ezmlm-idx-0.40_2    Improved version of the ezmlm-0.53 mailing list
fam-2.6.9_3         A file alteration monitor
flac-1.1.0_2        Free lossless audio codec
fontconfig-2.2.90_3 An XML-based font configuration API for X Windows
foomatic-db-20040107_1 Foomatic database
foomatic-db-engine-20031213 Foomatic database engine
freetds-0.60_1      Sybase/Microsoft TDS protocol library
freetype2-2.1.5_1   A free and portable TrueType font rendering engine
gd-2.0.1_3          A graphics library for fast creation of images
gdbm-1.8.0          The GNU database manager
gdk-pixbuf-0.22.0   A graphic library for GTK+
gettext-0.13.1      GNU gettext package
ghostscript-gnu-7.07_4 GNU Postscript interpreter
gimp-1.2.5_1,1      The GNU Image Manipulation Program
gimp-print-4.2.5_1  GIMP Print Printer Driver
gkrellm-2.1.21      A GTK based system monitor
glib-1.2.10_5       Some useful routines of C programming (previous stable
glib-2.2.3_1        Some useful routines of C programming (current stable
glimpse-4.12.6      Text search engine
gmake-3.80_2        GNU version of 'make' utility
gnomehier-1.0_10    An utility port, installing hierarchy of common GNOME
gnomelibs-1.4.2_1   Libraries for GNOME, a GNU desktop environment
gq-0.6.0_1          GTK-based LDAP client
gtar-1.13.25_1      GNU version of the traditional tar archiver
gtk-1.2.10_10       Gimp Toolkit for X11 GUI (previous stable version)
gtk-2.2.4_2         Gimp Toolkit for X11 GUI (current stable version)
guile-1.4           GNU's Ubiquitous Intelligent Language for Extension
gxmame-0.34b_2      GXmame is a GTK frontend for xmame
hdf-4.1r5           Hierarchical Data Format library (from NCSA)
help2man-1.29       Automatically generating simple manual pages from
program o
imake-4.3.0_1       Imake and other utilities from XFree86
imlib-1.9.14_1      A graphic library for enlightenment package
imwheel-0.9.9       Utility to translate mouse wheel actions into X
keyboard ev
intltool-0.27.2     Xml internationalization support for GNOME, and others
isc-dhcp3-3.0.1.r9  ISC Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol client and
server c
ispell-3.2.06_3     An interactive spelling checker for multiple languages
jasper-1.700.2      An implementation of the codec specified in the
JPEG-2000 s
jbigkit-1.5         Lossless compression for bi-level images such as
scanned pa
jpeg-6b_1           IJG's jpeg compression utilities
kaffeine-0.3.2_1    A xine-base multimedia player
kde-3.1.4           The "meta-port" for KDE
kdeaddons-3.1.4     Additional plugins and scripts for some KDE applications
kdeadmin-3.1.4      KDE applications related to system administration
kdeartwork-3.1.4    Additional themes, sounds, wallpapers and window
styles for
kdebase-3.1.4       This package provides the basic applications for the
KDE sy
kdeedu-3.1.4        Collection of entertaining, educational programs for KDE
kdegames-3.1.4      Games for the KDE integrated X11 desktop
kdegraphics-3.1.4   Graphics utilities for the KDE3 integrated X11 desktop
kdelibs-3.1.4       This is the base set of libraries needed by KDE programs
kdemultimedia-3.1.4 Multimedia utilities for the KDE integrated X11 desktop
kdenetwork-3.1.4    Network-related programs and modules for KDE
kdepim-3.1.4        Personal Information Management tools for KDE
kdesdk-3.1.4        KDE Software Development Kit
kdetoys-3.1.4       Small applications for KDE
kdeutils-3.1.4      Utilities for the KDE integrated X11 desktop
kdevelop-2.1.5      Powerful IDE for developing KDE/Qt-based apps
kdiff3-0.9.70       A KDE3 graphical frontend for diff
koffice-1.2.1_1,1   Office Suite for KDE3
lame-3.93.1         ISO code based fast MP3 encoder kit
lcms-1.08           Light Color Management System -- a color management
liba52-0.7.4        A free library for decoding ATSC A/52 streams, aka AC-3
libart_lgpl2-2.3.16 Library for high-performance 2D graphics
libaudiofile-0.2.4  A sound library for SGI audio file
libdvdcss-1.2.8     Portable abstraction library for DVD decryption
libdvdread-0.9.4    This is needed by ogle, which is a DVD player that
libfpx-      Library routines for working with Flashpix images
libgnugetopt-1.1    GNU getopt library
libiconv-1.7_5      A character set conversion library
libijs-0.34         C library that supports plugin printer driver for
libltdl-1.5         System independent dlopen wrapper
libmcal-0.6_2       Modular Calendar Access Library
libmcrypt-2.5.7_1   Multi-cipher cryptographic library (used in PHP3)
libmcve-2.0         Library to allow credit card processing through MCVE
libmng-1.0.5_1      Multiple-image Network Graphics (MNG) reference library
libmpeg2-0.3.1_1    A free library for decoding mpeg-2 and mpeg-1 video
libogg-1.0_1,3      Ogg bitstream library
libtool-1.3.5_1     Generic shared library support script
libtool-1.4.3_2     Generic shared library support script
libungif-4.1.0b1_1  Tools and library routines for working with GIF images
libvorbis-1.0_1,3   Audio compression codec library
libwmf-0.2.8        Tools and library for converting Microsoft WMF
(windows met
libxine-1.0.r0_2    Libraries for xine multimedia player
libxml-1.8.17_1     Xml parser library for GNOME
libxml2-2.5.11      Xml parser library for GNOME
libxslt-1.0.33      The XSLT C library for GNOME
linux_base-6.1_1    The base set of packages needed in Linux mode
linux_base-7.1_2    The base set of packages needed in Linux mode
lsof-4.70           Lists information about open files (similar to fstat(1))
lynx-ssl- A non-graphical, text-based https-enabled World-Wide
Web cl
m4-1.4_1            GNU's m4
mad-esound-0.14.2b_3 High-quality MPEG audio decoder
mhash-0.8.14        Library provides an easy way to access strong hashes
such a
ming-0.2a_1         LGPL'ed Flash 4/5 movie output library with many
mm-1.2.1            Shared memory allocation library for applications with
mod_php4-4.3.4.r1,1 PHP Apache Module
mysql-client-4.0.15 Multithreaded SQL database (client)
mysql-server-4.0.16 Multithreaded SQL database (server)
nagios-1.1_3        Extremely powerful network monitoring system
nagios-plugins-1.3.1 Plugins for nagios
nasm-0.98.35,1      General-purpose multi-platform x86 assembler
nessus-1.0.9        A security scanner: looks for vulnerabilities in a
given ne
nessus-libnasl-1.0.9 Nessus Attack Scripting Language
nessus-libraries-1.0.9_1 Libraries for Nessus, the security scanner
net-snmp-5.1        An extendable SNMP implementation
nmap-3.00           Port scanning utility for large networks
nspr-4.1.2          A platform-neutral API for system level and libc like
openldap-client-2.1.22 Open source LDAP client implementation
openldap-server-2.1.22_2 Open source LDAP server implementation
opera-7.21.20031013 A blazingly fast, full-featured, standards-compliant
p5-Archive-Zip-1.09 Perl module to create, manipulate, read, and write Zip
p5-Chart-1.0.1      A perl5 interface to build chart graphics
p5-Crypt-DES-2.03   Perl5 interface to DES block cipher
p5-DBD-mysql-2.9002 MySQL driver for the Perl5 Database Interface (DBI)
p5-DBI-1.38         The perl5 Database Interface.  Required for DBD::*
p5-Date-Calc-5.3    Gregorian calendar date calculations
p5-Digest-HMAC-1.01 Perl5 interface to HMAC Message-Digest Algorithms
p5-Digest-SHA1-2.06 Perl interface to the SHA-1 Algorithm
p5-IO-Zlib-1.01     IO:: style interface to Compress::Zlib
p5-Net-SNMP-4.1.2   A perl module for SNMP... Net::SNMP
p5-XML-Parser-2.34  Perl extension interface to James Clark's XML parser,
p5-XML-Simple-2.08  Trivial API for reading and writing XML (esp config
pango-1.2.5         An open-source framework for the layout and rendering
of i1
pathchar-a1         LBNL Internet path characterization tool
pcre-3.7            Perl Compatible Regular Expressions library
pdflib-5.0.2        A C library for dynamically generating PDF
pear-Archive_Tar-1.1_1 PEAR tar file management class
pear-Auth-1.2.3     PEAR authentication methods
pear-Auth_SASL-1.0.1_1 PEAR abstraction of various SASL mechanism responses
pear-Console_Getopt-1.2 PEAR command-line option parser
pear-DB-1.5.0.r2_1,1 PEAR Database Abstraction Layer
pear-Mail-1.1.2_1   PEAR class that provides multiple interfaces for
sending em
pear-Net_SMTP-1.2.3_1 PEAR class that provides an implementation of the
SMTP prot
pear-Net_Socket-1.0.1_2 PEAR Network Socket Interface
pear-PEAR-1.2.1_1   PEAR Base System
php4-4.3.4.r1       PHP Scripting Language (Apache Module and CLI)
phpMyAdmin-2.5.2    A set of PHP-scripts to adminstrate MySQL over the web
php_doc-1.20021101  PHP documentation in HTML
pilot-link-0.11.7_2 PalmPilot communications utilities
pkgconfig-0.15.0    A utility used to retrieve information about installed
png-1.2.2_4         Library for manipulating PNG images
popt-1.5.1_1        A getopt(3) like library with a number of
enhancements, fro
portupgrade-20030723 FreeBSD ports/packages administration and management
tool s
postgresql-7.3.4_1  The most advanced open-source database available anywhere
pspell-0.12.2_1     Generic interface to spell checker libraries
python-2.2.1        An interpreted object-oriented programming language
qmail-1.03_1        A SECURE, reliable, efficient, simple, and FAST MTA
for UNI
qmailadmin-1.0.6    CGI program for administering Qmail with vchkpw/vpopmail
qt-3.2.1            A C++ X GUI toolkit
quanta-3.1.4,2      Comprehensive html/website development environment
racoon-20021120a    KAME racoon IKE daemon
rc_subr-1.16        Common startup and shutdown subroutines used by scripts
rsync-2.5.6_1       A network file distribution/synchronization utility
ruby- An object-oriented interpreted scripting language
ruby-bdb1-0.2.1     Ruby interface to Berkeley DB revision 1.8x with full
ruby-rdoc-0.9.0     Documentation from Ruby source files
ruby-shim-ruby18-1.8.0.p2.2003.04.19_1 A set of Ruby modules to provide
Ruby 1.8 functionalities
samba-2.2.4_1       A free SMB and CIFS client and server for UNIX
samba-libsmbclient-3.0.0 The shared lib from the samba packges
scrollkeeper-0.3.12_2,1 An Open Document Cataloging Project
sdl-1.2.5_2         Cross-platform multi-media development API (developm.
sdocbook-xml- "Simplified" DocBook XML DTD
sed_inplace-2002.10.19 A modified version of the sed(1) which can do
in-place edit
speex-1.0.2,1       An open-source patent-free voice codec
squirrelmail-1.4.2  A webmail system which accesses mail over IMAP
stuffit-   Stuffit Archive Creator and Expander
svgalib-1.4.3       A low level console graphics library
tcl-8.3.5_2         Tool Command Language
tiff-3.5.7          Tools and library routines for working with TIFF images
tk-8.3.5_2          Graphical toolkit for TCL
ucd-snmp-4.2.6_3    An extendable SNMP implementation
ucspi-tcp-0.88      Command-line tools for building TCP client-server
unixODBC-2.2.6      ODBC library suite for Unix
unzip-5.50          List, test and extract compressed files in a ZIP archive
uulib-0.5.13        A library for uu/xx/Base64/BinHex de-/encoding
vnc-3.3.7_1         Display X and Win32 desktops on remote X/Win32/Java
vpopmail-5.3.9_1    Easy virtual domain and authentication package for use
vqadmin-2.2         A cgi-based Virtual Qmail Domains Administrator
win32-codecs-2.0.90_1,1 Huge compilation of Win32 binary codecs, including
wrapper-1.0_3       Wrapper for XFree86-4 server
xanim-2.92.0        Play most popular animation formats and show pictures
xine-0.9.22_1       An X11 multimedia player
xmame-sdl-0.78.1_1  UNIX/X11 port of the Multi Arcade Machine Emulator (MAME)
xmlcatmgr-1.1       SGML/XML catalog manager
xtail-2.1           Watches the growth of files or directories
zip-2.3             Create/update ZIP files compatible with pkzip
zziplib-0.10.82     A library to provide transparent read access to zipped

> hi tom,
> did you ever get this resolved?
> i've been having this same problem on one of my boxes for a while
> now. before i just went back to 5.6.
> today i decided to try it again.
> google revealed only this post
> i uninstalled perl5.6.1 upgraded kernel / world to 4.9
> still no dice.
> my biggest problem is that i don't even know where to look
> any clues ticks from you or anybody on the ports list would be
> highly appreciated.
> please cc me as i'm not on the ports list.
> thanks in advance
> mario;>
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> ----------------------------------------------------
> Do you schmut!?
>>i portupgraded today and it seems it tried to upgrade my perl port from
> 5.8.1 to
>>5.8.2; since then perl ceased to work with the error
>>[tom at www][10:11pm]/ports/lang/perl5.8>> perl5.8.2
>>/usr/libexec/ perl5.8.2: Undefined symbol "PL_exit_flags"
>>i even get this error when i call perl5.8.1!!!! only the perl from the
> base system is functional (5.00503); perl isn`t anymore marked as a
> installed port
>>(pkg_info | grep -i ^perl) so i choose to  "make distclean" and "make
> install"
>>in the ports-dir but the later bounced with the error message above and
> didn`t help the matter at all...
>> i use a 4.8 FreeBSD and cvsupped the ports today.
>> pls help, tom

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