[Mageia-discuss] mandriva rpms versus cpan versus ?
asura at theexcession.co.uk
Thu Nov 24 19:39:14 CET 2011
On Wednesday 23 November 2011 06:33:08 Sandro CAZZANIGA wrote:
> > Am 22.11.2011 12:35, schrieb bascule:
> > > due to lack of research on my part i now find that there appear to be
> > > no mageia1 rpms for apache-gallery and libapache-mod-mp3, i'm sure i
> > > could
> > use
> > > cpan but then i'm mixing source compiles with rpms, i've read of but
> > never
> > > tried making rpms from cpan using various utils, are these reliable?
> > > what about mandriva rpms, which distro should i look to borrow from,
> > > any
> > advice
> > > welcome!
> > >
> > > bascule
> > You can either report it at our bugzilla as a package request:
> > https://bugs.mageia.org/enter_bug.cgi?product=Mageia&format=guided
> > Please select Component "New RPM package request".
> > Or, you can use the package perl-CPANPLUS-Dist-Mageia to build
> > Mageia RPM packages directly from CPAN modules, like so:
> > cpan2dist --format=CPANPLUS::Dist::Mageia Some::Random::Package
just to report, i was getting errors concerning no mod_perl.pm in using
cpan2dist because of course it's actually mod_perl2.pm and when i symlinked
that i got other errors which were beyond me, i found that the mandriva 2011
i586 rpms for apache-gallery and apache-mod_musicindex installed fine pulling
in the required dependencies from the mageia repository so i used those
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