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Id: 57731
Status: rejected
Priority: 0/
Queue: Module-Build

Owner: Nobody in particular
Requestors: thakore.kartik [...]

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Subject: Cannot Build dist due to invalid dist name
Date: Fri, 21 May 2010 19:38:00 +0000
To: bug-Module-Build [...]
From: Kartik Thakore <thakore.kartik [...]>
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Hi, I am trying to do build dist on Alien::SDL ( and I keep running into this error: Not a valid distribution name at /home/kthakore/perl5/perlbrew/perls/perl-5.12.0/lib/5.12.0/Module/Build/ line 3785 I am using Module::Build 0.3603. I have module_name => 'Alien::SDL' and lib/Alien/ in the folder. Thank you in advance.
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discussion on IRC revealed it was an imported function name in a M::B subclass overriding a Module::Build::Base method. Closing the ticket.

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