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Old 04-01-2004, 12:42 AM   #1
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f-prot update


recently, i installed f-prot antivirus on my slack machine. I even edited the contrab following the
instructions given. But every time i try to run, this error comes out :

Error: Unable to include perl module: 'HTTP::Request'.
Please install this module and try re-running this script.

I went to the CPAN search site, downloaded the HTTP-Request-Form-0.952.tar.gz and installed it, but
the error still comes out.

any suggestions, Thank You
Old 04-01-2004, 09:54 AM   #2
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Have you tried the cron update method? I'm at school right now so I can't check but if I remember correctly it's cron -e and the proper editing syntax is located in the f-prot read me files.

Make sure you issue as root or you won't have the proper permissions to actually update the files.
Old 04-02-2004, 01:47 AM   #3
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yup, i already did that before i posted here, i followed the manual and edited the crontab but it still wont update.


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