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Re: Updated: perl-5.8.0-1 (test release)

Corinna schrieb:

> On Fri, Jul 26, 2002 at 03:29:54PM +0200, Gerrit P. Haase wrote:
>> Corinna schrieb:
>> > On Fri, Jul 26, 2002 at 12:27:00PM +0200, Gerrit P. Haase wrote:
>> >> BTW, I fixed one bug in the Configure script and updated the packages
>> >> five minutes ago (all three packages affected).
>> >> So please fetch again before uploading (and empty your cache;)
>> > I can't upload.  You're requiring libdb4.0...
>> Hmmm, would it help to remove htis requirement from the requires: line?
>> Perl it self requires only cygwin1.dll, the other requirements are only
>> for some modules which are included in the package (GDBM_File,
>> NDBM_File, ODBM_File, DB_File) where libdb4.0 is only needed for
>> DB_File.  All the rest of perl runs fine without libdb-4.0.dll.

> If you leave out DB_File for the time being, it should be ok.

Well, ok, I'll remove the files.  Repackaged now the binary package
and changed the perl-setup.hint file, the src & manpages pack are
not repackaged this time, so if you already fetched the source- &
man-package with the second (patched Configure) version you can leave
these two out and fetch just the binaries & setup.hint:

Please download here:

Some more infos:

What is funny:  After repackaging without DB_File, the Archive is 100k
bigger than before with DB_File, I double-checked that I didn't switched
the directories accidently.

Who is interested to get the version with DB_File.dll, get this:


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