Vispan installing

Kevin Spicer kevins at BMRB.CO.UK
Tue Aug 31 22:07:21 IST 2004

On Tue, 2004-08-31 at 21:45, Dywer Santos wrote:
> Hi, I have the following error when I try to install the vispan:
> [root Vispan-1.4]# make install
> Writing
> /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.005/i386-linux/auto/Vispan/.packlist
> Appending installation info to
> /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.005/i386-linux/perllocal.pod
> Not enough arguments for mkdir at
> /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.005/Vispan/ line 47, near "$temp)"
> Not enough arguments for mkdir at
> /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.005/Vispan/ line 60, near "$temp)"
> Not enough arguments for mkdir at
> /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.005/Vispan/ line 64, near
> ""$temp\/thumbs")"
> Not enough arguments for mkdir at
> /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.005/Vispan/ line 65, near
> ""$temp\/images")"
> Not enough arguments for mkdir at
> /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.005/Vispan/ line 75, near "$temp)"
> BEGIN not safe after errors--compilation aborted at
> /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.005/Vispan/ line 86.
> BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at line 42.
> make: *** [zconfig] Error 255
> Please, any idea? I've searched the mailling list and I couldn't find
> an answer.

Its your old version of perl, the quick fix is edit the script to add a
mode to all calls to mkdir.  i.e. mkdir($temp,700)
(I don't know what the appropriate mode is, but from the directory name
as $temp I'd guess 700 would probably be okay.)

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