root /etc/csh

Jerry gesbbb at
Sun Nov 16 07:44:52 PST 2008

On Sun, 16 Nov 2008 09:44:28 +0100
Ruben de Groot <mail25 at> wrote:


>Well, the link is created automatically by the port, so you should
>never have had to modify any 'shebang'
># ls -l `which perl`
>lrwxr-xr-x  1 root  wheel  24 Nov 27  2007 /usr/bin/perl -> /usr/local/bin/perl5.8.8

I am not talking about installing from ports; but rather, Perl scripts
that I have downloaded from various sites. These inevitably have the
setting for Perl wrong for a FreeBSD system.

By the way, on my system, the output is slightly different.

~ $ ls -l `which perl`
-rwxr-xr-x  2 root  wheel  9536 May  3  2008 /usr/local/bin/perl*

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