inetutils before perl

Archaic archaic at
Wed Apr 15 13:50:10 PDT 2009

This problem was discussed in

and solved in

However, the only direct reason listed for moving inetutils before perl
was so that the perl testsuite would use inetutils' hostname.

So this email serves both as a bugreport for the dependencies page, and
documentation that the move is indeed necessary or you get the following
snipped diff during an ICA test:

--- iter1/usr/lib/perl5/5.10.0/i686-linux-thread-multi/CORE/config.h
+++ iter2/usr/lib/perl5/5.10.0/i686-linux-thread-multi/CORE/config.h
@@ -1357,7 +1357,7 @@
 #define HAS_UNAME              /**/
 /*#define HAS_PHOSTNAME        / **/
-#define PHOSTNAME "/tools/bin/hostname"        /* How to get the host name */
+#define PHOSTNAME "/usr/bin/hostname"  /* How to get the host name */


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