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Id: 46837
Status: resolved
Priority: 0/
Queue: Data-Dumper

Owner: Nobody in particular
Requestors: jdhedden [...]

Bug Information
Severity: Critical
Broken in:
  • 2.121
  • 2.121_20
  • 2.122
Fixed in: (no value)

Subject: [PATCH] Data::Dumper must be installed in 'perl' dir
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The INSTALLDIR directive was removed in 2.121. This causes Data::Dumper to be installed in site_perl. As such, the older version in the core dir masks the newer version. That attached patch fixes this.
Subject: dumper.patch
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--- Data-Dumper-2.122/Makefile.PL.orig 2009-06-10 17:55:44.780333700 -0400 +++ Data-Dumper-2.122/Makefile.PL 2009-06-10 17:55:27.246278700 -0400 @@ -10,4 +10,5 @@ }, MAN3PODS => {}, DEFINE => '-DUSE_PPPORT_H', + INSTALLDIRS => 'perl', );
Thanks for the heads-up. Makefile.PL is fixed in the new release "2.123".

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