Motivation behind PERL5LIB and PERLLIB?by osunderdog (Deacon)
|on Apr 18, 2005 at 15:06 UTC||Need Help??|
osunderdog has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
I've been looking through Super Search this morning for some information on this, but haven't found anything definitive, so I thought I would just ask.
The docs in perldoc perlrun describe two environment variables PERL5LIB and PERLLIB.
As far as I can tell from the documentation, the key difference between the two environment variables is that if PERL5LIB is set it overrides PERLLIB. However, the PERL5LIB definition also mentions:
Based on this, I have a few questions:
Any clarification would be appreciated.
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