CPAN and perl

Tushar Teredesai tush at
Sat Aug 17 17:53:02 PDT 2002

Alan Womack wrote:

>I need to continue on with my perl installations and put some more modules from CPAN on.  I'm in a catch 22 I think:
>root:~# perl -MCPAN -eshell
If I do need a Perl module, I usually download it from manually from the 
site and install it using "perl Makefile.PL && make && make install". I 
am not very comfortable with Perl doing some 'magic' and installing 
stuff without my knowledge.

Tushar Teredesai
LFS ID: 1377

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