[suggest] Re: suggest Digest, Vol 29, Issue 3

Nico Kadel-Garcia nkadel at gmail.com
Tue Nov 6 12:19:04 CET 2007


suggest-request at lists.rpmforge.net wrote:
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> Message: 2
> Date: Mon, 5 Nov 2007 15:55:11 +0100 (CET)
> From: Dag Wieers <dag at wieers.com>
> Subject: Re: [suggest] perl module additions in repo
> To: Michael Mansour <mic at npgx.com.au>
> Cc: "suggest lists.rpmforge.net" <suggest at lists.rpmforge.net>
> Message-ID: <alpine.LRH.0.9999.0711051549390.22306 at horsea.3ti.be>
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> On Tue, 6 Nov 2007, Michael Mansour wrote:
>
>   
>> Would it be possible to add the following CPAN perl modules:
>>
>> ExtUtils::testlib
>> IO::Compress::Gzip
>> Sendmail::Milter
>> Net::SMTP
>> Digest::MD5
>>
>> to RPMforge please?
>>     
>
> Here's the output on my system.
>
> 	[dag at lisse rpms]# for pkg in perl-ExtUtils-testlib perl-IO-Compress-Gzip perl-Sendmail-Milter perl-Net-SMTP perl-Digest-MD5; do /dar/tools/dar/dar-perl.py -c $pkg; done
> 	Module ExtUtils::testlib found in package ExtUtils-MakeMaker
> 	Error: File perl-ExtUtils-MakeMaker/perl-ExtUtils-MakeMaker.spec already exists.
> 	Module IO::Compress::Gzip found in package IO-Compress-Zlib
> 	Error: File perl-IO-Compress-Zlib/perl-IO-Compress-Zlib.spec already exists.
> 	Module Net::SMTP found in package libnet
> 	Error: File perl-libnet/perl-libnet.spec already exists.
> 	Error: File perl-Digest-MD5/perl-Digest-MD5.spec already exists.
>
> So only perl-Sendmail-Milter is applicable. All the others are part of
> packages that already exist, or ship by default in the perl package.
>   
Perhaps, Michael, next time you need such modules you might use the 
command "yum install 'perl(ExtUtils::testlib)" or "yum install 
'perl(Net::SMTP)'". That will find the packages for you.



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