in reply to Re: perl 5.6.0-5.6.1 upgrade problem
in thread perl 5.6.0-5.6.1 upgrade problem

mendel:~ $PATH
bash: /usr/bin:/usr/ucb:/etc:/usr/local/bin:/usr/ccs/bin:/root
I did a
find / -name perl
and /bin/perl /usr/bin/perl /usr/local/bin/perl (-v) all report 5.6.1
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No longer convinced this is a perl problem
by Bukowski (Deacon) on Aug 07, 2001 at 19:18 UTC
    OK guys, thanks for all the help. This is probably due to incompetence on my part as an admin (no formal training after all ;)). Certain scripts are running fine with 'strict' and it *appears to be user dependent* - I will persue this now as an admin problem not a perl one.
    This has been a real experience posting here, hope I can put back in at some point
Re: Re: Re: perl 5.6.0-5.6.1 upgrade problem
by jlongino (Parson) on Aug 07, 2001 at 19:27 UTC
    The only other thing I can suggest is downloading the Solaris version appropriate Perl binaries and install via pkgadd. That's how I've installed on my 5 Sun boxes. I had no other problems except the Web Administrator snafu.

    They are available at the Freeware for Solaris site.

      or if you're going down this route, get the SiePerl distribution of Perl 5.6.1 for Solaris. It comes with the DBI module (amongst others) built.