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Id: 71643
Status: resolved
Priority: 10/
Queue: Imager

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

Bug Information
Severity: Critical
Broken in: 0.85_01
Fixed in: 0.86

Subject: png_read_update_info undefined symbol
Date: Thu, 13 Oct 2011 12:25:01 +1100
To: bug-Imager [...]
From: tonyc [...]
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text/plain 654b Failed test 'use Imager::File::PNG;' # at t/00load.t line 5. # Tried to use 'Imager::File::PNG'. # Error: Can't load '/home/sand/.cpan/build/Imager-0.85-jYNHY3/PNG/../blib/arch/auto/Imager/File/PNG/' for module Imager::File::PNG: /home/sand/.cpan/build/Imager-0.85-jYNHY3/PNG/../blib/arch/auto/Imager/File/PNG/ undefined symbol: png_read_update_info at /home/src/perl/repoperls/installed-perls/perl/perl-5.8.9/1df5/lib/5.8.9/x86_64-linux/ line 226. # at /home/sand/.cpan/build/Imager-0.85-jYNHY3/PNG/../blib/lib/Imager/File/ line 18
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I suspect EU::MM can't find libpng and is stripping it out. Need to find somewhere to reproduce this and update Imager::Probe
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Apparently fixed for Imager 0.86. I couldn't reproduce it locally, but attempted a fix, and the CPAN tester that was failing (I think) now succeeds.

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