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Old 11-07-2005, 07:28 AM   #1
Xyem
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Updating Perl from 5.8.6 to 5.8.7


I have installed FC4 with the development tools so it installed with Perl (5.8.6) and I then downloaded & installed the ActivePerl 5.8.7 RPM but the command "perl" is still running 5.8.6.

How do I "redirect" it properly or is there another/better way to upgrade my Perl version?
 
Old 11-07-2005, 06:07 PM   #2
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If you feel adventurous, you can find the Perl 5.8.7 package for FC5 in the "development" repository.
 
Old 11-08-2005, 02:37 PM   #3
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I'm too busy to feel adventurous. I just want to upgrade Perl to ActiveState Perl 5.8.7 & get the Tk modules installed and working. I am guessing the Perl installed by Fedora isn't ActiveState as the Tk modules are not included...
 
  


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