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ANDK [...] cpan.org
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sagrawal [...] eng.utoledo.edu
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Important
Broken in:
1.59_54
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Subject: Untarring files
Distribution= CPAN Perl Version= 5.6.1 OS: Sun OS= 5.7 ERROR COPY: ------------------------------------------------
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cpan> install HTTP::Request
Going to read /tmp/perl5/cpanfiles/.cpan/sources/authors/01mailrc.txt.gz Going to read /tmp/perl5/cpanfiles/.cpan/sources/modules/02packages.details.txt.gz Database was generated on Mon, 20 May 2002 09:39:51 GMT HTTP::Date not available There's a new CPAN.pm version (v1.61) available! [Current version is v1.59_54] You might want to try install Bundle::CPAN reload cpan without quitting the current session. It should be a seamless upgrade while we are running... Going to read /tmp/perl5/cpanfiles/.cpan/sources/modules/03modlist.data.gz Running install for module HTTP::Request Running make for G/GA/GAAS/libwww-perl-5.64.tar.gz LWP not available CPAN: Net::FTP loaded ok Fetching with Net::FTP: ftp://archive.progeny.com/CPAN/authors/id/G/GA/GAAS/libwww-perl-5.64.tar.gz CPAN: MD5 security checks disabled because MD5 not installed. Please consider installing the MD5 module. Scanning cache /tmp/perl5/cpanfiles/.cpan/build for sizes Use of uninitialized value in chdir at /tmp/perl5/lib/5.6.1/CPAN.pm line 831. Use of uninitialized value in chdir at /tmp/perl5/lib/5.6.1/File/Find.pm line 398. Use of uninitialized value in chdir at /tmp/perl5/lib/5.6.1/File/Find.pm line 398. Use of uninitialized value in chdir at /tmp/perl5/lib/5.6.1/File/Find.pm line 398. Using Tar:/usr/sbin/tar xvf /tmp/perl5/cpanfiles/.cpan/sources/authors/id/G/GA/GAAS/libwww-perl-5.64.tar.gz: Couldn't untar /tmp/perl5/cpanfiles/.cpan/sources/authors/id/G/GA/GAAS/libwww-perl-5.64.tar.gz ------------------------------------------------- Could you please tell me why is it not able to untar it. It might need to gunzip first, which it is not doing...Please let me know if this is a problem specific to me or is common to many others.


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