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Re: Math::Pari not getting installed

by dasgar (Curate)
on Apr 12, 2013 at 13:15 UTC ( #1028371=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Math::Pari not getting installed

I probably don't know what I'm talking about, but I'm wondering if there is an issue with Math::Pari (and/or required libraries/modules/etc.) and having them in a 64-bit version.

For a comparison, I took a quick look at what Strawberry Perl includes in their distributions. For 32-bit (release notes), they do include the Math::Pari module. However, for 64-bit (release notes), they do not include that module. In the "Known Issues" section of the release notes, they have a link to a bug report ( That bug report might give you some clues to help you with your situation.

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Re^2: Math::Pari not getting installed
by marto (Bishop) on Apr 12, 2013 at 13:21 UTC

    I think you're correct to raise these issues, but as you can see from their installation attempt, cpan downloads pari-2.1.7.tgz then errors because it can't find gzip.

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