lfs-support Digest, Vol 1044, Issue 1

Chris Staub chris at beaker67.com
Thu Aug 10 05:20:20 PDT 2006

Richard Melville wrote:
> I had a similar problem with Autoconf and Perl in LFS 6.1.1.  The Autoconf
> configure script was trying to access Data/Dumper.pm in @INC.   Perl had
> installed itself in usr/local instead of /usr and the configure script 
> was looking
> in /tools/lib. To save time I just removed the /tools symlink in 
> /usr/bin and replaced it with
> two symlinks to /usr/local/bin/perl and /usr/local/lib/perl5.  Everything
> now works just fine.
> Richard

It may "work", but it's not a smart idea - please don't suggest this 
this to anyone else. The proper solution is to actually install Perl 
into the correct location.

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