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Problem with CPAN shell and Compress::Zlib on Fedora 8by amir_e_a (Hermit)
|on Feb 26, 2008 at 13:50 UTC||Need Help??|
amir_e_a has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:
I'm running on Fedora 8 with all patches. I'm trying to use the CPAN shell to install modules and nothing works.
I get this error when i try to install any module:
CPAN shell used to work on this machine and i suspect that a recent perl update ruined it.
I believe that i do have Compress::Zlib installed, although it is installed as a Fedora package and might be screwed-up.
Running perl -e "use Compress::Zlib" gives this:
(Notice one space in the beginning of the first line, as if some string is missing there.) o conf gzip in the CPAN shell has the expected value of /usr/bin/gzip