About Perl issues

John Phillips lfs at linux.demon.co.uk
Wed Jul 19 15:40:26 PDT 2000

Gerard Beekmans wrote

> Compiled perl by-the-book ...
> Perl failed 5 out of 229 tests.

FYI, that's what I get under 2.3.5b built from Debian 2.1r5.  Three of
the errors go away when various config files are set up later on, leaving
failures in just the pwent and grent tests.  These final two errors go
away when I install fully-populated /etc/passwd and /etc/group files.

John Phillips           john at linux.demon.co.uk
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