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in reply to Use ExtUtils::MakeMaker to install scripts
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Exactly. This is why for all Perl scripts I'm going to distrubute on other systems I use ExtUtils::MakeMaker which does such patching automatically.
Either that's a recent feature (and therefore not portable), or hasn't been documented.

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