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Re^2: force install in cpan

by Anonymous Monk
on Mar 27, 2007 at 15:27 UTC ( #606772=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: force install in cpan
in thread force install in cpan


... and quick too

I am not worthy

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Re^3: force install in cpan
by jettero (Monsignor) on Mar 27, 2007 at 15:41 UTC

    ... and quick too

    It's all a matter of how big your generic cut and paste repository is. I happened to remember where to cut and paste from really fast. That is all. Keep everything and keep it well sorted.


      it works..thank you so much!
      people save the darndest copy/pastes cpan -f -i -T Module
      $ perldoc cpan |ack "[-][fiT]" -f Force the specified action, when it normally would have failed +. Use option, -i is not optional for installing a module when you ne +ed to % cpan -f -i Module::Foo -i Install the specified modules. -T Do not test modules. Simply install them. # install modules ( sole -i is optional ) cpan -i Netscape::Booksmarks Business::ISBN # force install modules ( must use -i ) cpan -fi CGI::Minimal URI Japheth Cleaver added the bits to allow a forced install (-f).

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