perl - xml problem

Sven Esbjerg esbjerg at
Thu Jun 10 11:04:59 GMT 2004

On Thu, Jun 10, 2004 at 12:54:45PM +0200, Sven Esbjerg wrote:
> I wanted to upgrade my ports on a 4.9 machine. This includes gnome/perl/xml.
> When I try to upgrade Gnome it complains about problems with XML::Parser. All
> searches on google results in suggestions from Joe and others to upgrade
> intltool. Intltool was up to date but I decided to do a portupgrade -f on it
> anyway. That didn't help. 
> I went to p5-XML-Parser and upgraded. I noticed that somehow it believed I
> had perl-5.8.2 even though 5.8.4 is installed. I cehcked make.conf and found
> perl had added an entry with perl listed as 5.8.2. If I corrected this to 5.8.4
> I get the following error:
> Dependency error: you don't have the right version of perl in /usr/bin.
> *** Error code 1
> Stop in /usr/ports/textproc/p5-XML-Parser.
> /usr/bin/perl is a symlink to /usr/local/bin/perl created by use.perl.
> What do I do now?

Ok seems like deleting the make.conf perl entries and running use.perl port
helps out - as well as reinstalling the all perl modules...

-- - på forhånd tak.

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