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FreeBSD 5.3 Perl port problem

Discussion in 'Plesk for Linux - 8.x and Older' started by deneme, Oct 9, 2005.

  1. deneme

    deneme Guest

    Datacenter says that

    "FreeBSD 5.3 an older version of Perl in the ports collection. I can't get Plesk to install without the correct version of Perl. "

    Is it true?
    What is the solution?
  2. deneme

    deneme Guest

    I found solution

    The way I would do this is:

    cd /usr
    rm -R ports
    fetch ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/p...ts/ports.tar.gz
    tar zxvf ports.tar.gz && rm ports.tar.gz

    Then follow through the instructions to upgrade perl

    1. cd /usr/ports/lang/perl5.8
    2. make deinstall (removes perl5.8.6)
    3. make reinstall (hurray! now we have 5.8.7)
  3. deneme

    deneme Guest

  4. mokaction

    mokaction Guest

    Thanks so much..


    thanks so much for this post. I was banging my head trying to find out why my perl didn't work. ;)

    thanks again.