[CLUG-tech] Perl Package missing how to install

Jonathan Hitchcock vhata at clug.org.za
Thu Dec 20 15:45:25 SAST 2007


On Thu, Dec 20, 2007 at 03:35:58PM +0200, Jongilanga Guma wrote:
> I have tried this as well " apt-get install libunix-syslog-perl" it
> says its already been installed.
> 
> Could be that xams is looking at a wrong dir:
> This is more verbose to help you help me:
>  root at yotta:~/installs # sh -x /etc/init.d/xauthdaemon start
> + PATH=/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin
> + NAME=xauthdaemon
> + DAEMON=/usr/local/xams/sbin/authdaemon
> + set -e
> + echo -n Starting XAMS authdaemon:
> Starting XAMS authdaemon: + /usr/local/xams/sbin/authdaemon
> Can't locate Config/IniFiles.pm in @INC (@INC contains: /etc/perl
> /usr/local/lib/perl/5.8.8 /usr/local/share/perl/5.8.8 /usr/lib/perl5
> /usr/share/perl5 /usr/lib/perl/5.8 /usr/share/perl/5.8
> /usr/local/lib/site_perl .) at /usr/local/xams/sbin/authdaemon line
> 13.
> BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /usr/local/xams/sbin/authdaemon line 13.


That's a different error, innit?  It's looking for Config/IniFiles now,
not Unix/Syslog.

$ apt-cache search perl config inifiles
libconfig-inifiles-perl - Read .ini-style configuration files

There's your cow.  apt-get install libconfig-inifiles-perl



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