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RE: Answer: installing DBI

by agoth (Chaplain)
on Sep 26, 2000 at 19:35 UTC ( #34029=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: How to install DBI in my own directory?
in thread How to install DBI in my own directory?

  • You dont need root access to install DBI in your own directories though you may get warnings if the install tries to add the docs to the Perl doc tree.
  • perl Makefile.PL Prefix=/pathtoyourdir/ should get round that
  • I dont see what use followed by require will give you (though that could be me missing something)

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RE: RE: Answer: installing DBI
by jreades (Friar) on Sep 26, 2000 at 20:56 UTC

    Sorry, I meant that as an either/or case, not both in one script.

    My point was that using require you can run a series of tests (see Camel Book pg. 205) allowing you to determine points of failure in the import routine more specifically that via a use.

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