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Id: 73246
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Requestors: zengargoyle [...]

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Subject: urllist falls back to but not forward to configured value
Date: Tue, 13 Dec 2011 20:41:28 -0800
To: bug-CPAN [...]
From: zengargoyle <zengargoyle [...]>
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CPAN 1.960001 Perl 5.14.2 A setup to use a local mirror: 'urllist' => [q[http://zim.local/CPAN]], and doing roughly: while (my $pkg = <>) { chomp $pkg; my $mostly_useless_rc = CPAN::Shel->install($pkg); } to do a batch of installs... when a distribution fie is not found for some reason on the local mirror, CPAN will (grrr) switch to and (grrr more) will continue to use for the rest of the installations instead of attempting to switch back to the requested local mirror. Further info. I had just done a minicpan update on the local server (guess a few files hadn't made it to yet) and using the output of cpan-outdated (so looking for specific A/AU/AUTHOR/Dist-#.#.tar.gz dists). No problems seen with the local mirror, the first half of the installs went as planned until the switch to

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