updating perl

Chris racerx at makeworld.com
Sat Jun 25 21:45:41 GMT 2005

Dick Hoogendijk wrote:
> On 25 Jun John Webster wrote:
>>Read /usr/ports/UPDATING:
>>  AFFECTS: users of lang/perl5.8
>>  AUTHOR: tobez at FreeBSD.org
>>  lang/perl5.8 has been updated to 5.8.7.  You should update
>>  everything depending on perl.  The easiest way to do that is
>>  to use perl-after-upgrade script supplied with lang/perl5.8.
>>  Please see its manual page for details.
> In other words:
> run "perl-after-upgrade" (note the remarks)
> run "perl-after-upgrade -f" (to make the changes)
> Never updated a perl version easier before!
> What a relief.. this script :-)

HA! It seems my Amavis/SA sure dont like it. I had to backpeddle perl so
the mail server would work.

Best regards,

The man who has no more problems is out of the game.

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