Packaging perl modules

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at
Sun Dec 9 00:03:31 PST 2007

2007/12/9, Alexander E. Patrakov <patrakov at>:
> (not sure what they do with perllocal.pod, but it is not in the
> resulting package either)

They use PERL_INSTALL_ROOT instead of DESTDIR and build the package as
non-root, thus perllocal.pod goes to /usr and fails to be written
(error is ignored by the Makefile) because of permissions.

Alexander E. Patrakov

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