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Re^2: Your random numbers are not that random

by davies (Parson)
on Jul 22, 2012 at 08:54 UTC ( #983051=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Your random numbers are not that random
in thread Your random numbers are not that random

Debian Wheezy, also referred to, I think, as Raspbian. All cards have had the OS created by the same process. I hadn't heard of checkinstall. Thanks - I'll investigate.


John Davies

Update: I don't think checkinstall is going to help me, although I'll bear it in mind. The problem is that there's something - a file, some hidden variable or something else - that I'm not copying and that therefore I don't know how to put into checkinstall. If I knew what to copy, I can imagine situations where it might help. At the moment, I just want to know what it is I'm failing to copy.

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Re^3: Your random numbers are not that random
by aitap (Deacon) on Jul 23, 2012 at 08:34 UTC
    Well, checkinstall -D 'make install' should have made full package of perl, with everything that make install was going to install. It can be checked using dpkg-deb -c file.deb. Maybe the problem is not caused by perl itself, but by some package that was installed on the building machine as perl dependency, but not on the others.
    Sorry if my advice was wrong.

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[stonecolddevin]: Corion I haven't heard much of his work to be honest.
[erix]: here is a nice cover, stevieb
[planetscape]: hello, Corion
[Corion]: Hi planetscape!
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[stevieb]: erix Thanks! I dislike remakes of songs usually, but my favourite remix of guitar/weeps is Jeff Healey. I'll take a listen to yours
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