[users] perl-Encode error

Khusro Jaleel mailing-lists at kerneljack.com
Mon Dec 13 18:35:26 CET 2010

On 13/12/2010 16:54, Scott Robbins wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 13, 2010 at 03:56:21PM +0000, Khusro Jaleel wrote:
>> I'm trying to install RT and apparently it needs a newer version of
>> Encode, as well as a huge bunch of other Perl things :-(
>> So does this mean that in this case, I can only really install the
>> latest version of RT by satisfying all the dependencies using CPAN?
>> There is no other way to do it is there? I don't have the option of
>> using RT 3.6 that EPEL packages because I'm trying to migrate an
>> existing 3.8 system to a CentOS box.
> RT is a pain to install on CentOS.  I never found a way that avoided
> CPAN entirely, but was able to get a great deal of it from rpmforge.
> You can see my page at
> http://home.roadrunner.com/~computertaijutsu/rt3.html
> I don't know if any of it will help you.
> I was using an older version, but that's exactly what I had to do,
> migrate it.
> Hopefully, you're familiar with migrating it.  The gotcha I ran into was
> that I had to change the newer machine's default sendmail
> DAEMON_OPTIONS(`Port=smtp,Addr=, Name=MTA')dnl
> to
> dnl DAEMON_OPTIONS(`Port=smtp,Addr=, Name=MTA')dnl
> Another gotcha was that I had to cpoy /opt/rt3/bin/rt3-mailgate to
> /etc/smrsh amdn make sure the permissions were 755 owner root, group rt.
> But to answer your original question, I wasn't able to avoid CPAN.
Thank you very much, Scott. This is a nice addition to the ones I have 
found so far. I will go through it as well. If I have any questions I'll 

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