MailScanner-4.76.10-2 can't install Test::Pod

Randal, Phil prandal at
Tue Apr 14 10:23:57 IST 2009

Thanks Mark,

That indeed what was going on.



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-----Original Message-----
From: mailscanner-bounces at
[mailto:mailscanner-bounces at] On Behalf Of Mark
Sent: 14 April 2009 05:33
To: MailScanner List
Subject: Re: MailScanner-4.76.10-2 can't install Test::Pod

Mark Sapiro wrote:

>Randal, Phil wrote:
>>On CentOS 5.3, 64-bit.

Ooops, missed the 64-bit

>>Warning: prerequisite Test::More 0.62 not found. We have 0.6.
>This is the problem.
>The rpm build process is getting

So the paths below are probably not the exact ones in your case, but you
get the idea...

>which is version 0.60 and which produces slightly different messages 
>from what the tests expect so some fail.
>I did the following:
>cd /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.8/i386-linux-thread-multi
>mv Test Test.dont.want.these.old.ones
>and that allowed Test::Pod to build and install.

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