r7420 - in trunk/BOOK: . general/prog

bdubbs at linuxfromscratch.org bdubbs at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue May 6 23:13:15 PDT 2008


Author: bdubbs
Date: 2008-05-07 00:13:15 -0600 (Wed, 07 May 2008)
New Revision: 7420

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/general/prog/perl-modules.xml
Log:
Added note to aid in reintalling Perl modules

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general/prog/perl-modules.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general/prog/perl-modules.xml	2008-05-07 05:07:59 UTC (rev 7419)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general/prog/perl-modules.xml	2008-05-07 06:13:15 UTC (rev 7420)
@@ -1485,6 +1485,17 @@
 
 <screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
 
+    <note>
+      
+      <para>When reinstalling a <application>Perl</application> module,
+      sometimes older versions of the module being reinstalled are in other
+      directories specified in <parameter>@INC</parameter>.  To delete all
+      other versions of the module being reinstalled (not simply older ones)
+      set the <varname>UNINST</varname> variable:</para>
+
+<screen><userinput>make install UNINST=1</userinput>.</screen>
+    </note>
+
   </sect2>
 
   <sect2 role="installation">

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2008-05-07 05:07:59 UTC (rev 7419)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2008-05-07 06:13:15 UTC (rev 7420)
@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@
 $Date$
 -->
 
-<!ENTITY day          "07">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
+<!ENTITY day          "08">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY month        "05">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY year         "2008">
 <!ENTITY version      "svn-&year;&month;&day;">




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