suidperl in ports?

Matthew Seaman m.seaman at
Fri Nov 7 01:12:33 PST 2003

On Thu, Nov 06, 2003 at 11:11:18PM -0200, Alex Soares de Moura wrote:
> Hello,
> I just did a perl portupgrade from perl-5.8.0 to perl-5.8.1_2 
> and suidperl is apparently missing. Some apps the server runs
> need suidperl. Do someone can help? 
> At the minimum we need to rollback to the perl-5.8.0. Which is
> the best step-by-step to do that if there's no suidperl available
> in ports now.

suidperl is now an optional part of the perl(1) install.  Just
re-install perl-5.8.1_2 as follows:

    # portupgrade -f lang/perl5.8 -m ENABLE_SUIDPERL=yes



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