chroot

Neven Has haski at sezampro.yu
Fri Jan 5 07:41:05 PST 2001


On Fri, Jan 05, 2001 at 09:54:39AM -0500, Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> > If we loose File::Copy the code won't be as pretty, but we can
> > redo the File::Copy functionality... File::Copy uses Baseline.pm
> > but since perl is not installed in chroot yet, Baseline is not there.
> > The profile gives @INC errors, which we might be able to manipulate??,
> > hadn't looked at the details yet...
> 
> Can't the static perl installation be used? (or wait, perl comes with it's 
> own chroot command doesn't it) Perhaps we can add those Twig and expat and 
> other packages to the list of chapter 5 to be installed? 

If File::Copy is the only module that makes problems, maybe it's better to
just not use copy(). We can create our own subroutine (how hard could it be?).
And I don't think that adding packages just for this backend to work is a very
good practice.

Neven







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