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Location: Cleveland Ohio, USA
|Posted: Mon May 23, 2005 11:13 am Post subject: emrege system needs perl 5
I'm doing an install on a computer using knoppix. I've done many installs and I have never had the problem I am having now and I can not find a way to fix it. I have followed the install guid up to emerge -e system, and when it gets to dev-libs/openssl-0.9.7e-r1 it checks the md5 sums and then errors out with you need perl 5. So I tried to emerge perl and that errored out with something about kernel not configured, so I emerged a kernel, configured it, and make && make modules_install errored at the end but the package finished emerging, so I tried to emerge perl again, but a package errored out telling me I didn't have perl. I would assume that would be because there are many depends that I don't have installed from emerge system that perl needs, but it's just a big circle and I don't understand a way to fix it. Right now I am doing emerge -e system and when it errors out on the package I am going to do an emerge --resume --skipfirst and let it finish and try to emerge perl again and then emerge the app that won't install. If anyone has a real fix that would be great. Here is emerge info.
|# emerge info
Portage 18.104.22.168 (default-linux/x86/2005.0, gcc-3.3.5-20050130, glibc-22.214.171.12441102-r1, 2.6.9 i686)
System uname: 2.6.9 i686 Intel(R) Celeron(TM) CPU 1400MHz
Gentoo Base System version 1.4.16
Python: dev-lang/python-2.3.4-r1 [2.3.4 (#1, Mar 10 2005, 18:18:11)]
sys-apps/sandbox: [Not Present]
sys-devel/automake: [Not Present]
sys-devel/libtool: [Not Present]
CFLAGS="-O3 -march=pentium3 -fomit-frame-pointer -pipe -funroll-loops"
CONFIG_PROTECT="/etc /usr/kde/2/share/config /usr/kde/3/share/config /usr/share/config /var/qmail/control"
CONFIG_PROTECT_MASK="/etc/gconf /etc/terminfo /etc/env.d"
CXXFLAGS="-O3 -march=pentium3 -fomit-frame-pointer -pipe -funroll-loops"
FEATURES="autoaddcvs autoconfig ccache distlocks sandbox sfperms strict"
USE="x86 X alsa apm arts avi berkdb bitmap-fonts cdr crypt cups dvd emboss encode foomaticdb fortran gdbm gifgnome gpm gtk gtk2 imlib ipv6 java jpeg kde libg++ libwww mad mikmod motif mp3 mpeg mysql ncurses nls nptl ogg oggvorbis opengl oss pam pda pdflib perl png python qt quicktime readline sdl spell ssl svga tcpd truetype truetype-fonts type1-fonts usb xml2 xmms xv zlib userland_GNU kernel_linux elibc_glibc"
Unset: ASFLAGS, CBUILD, CTARGET, LDFLAGS, LINGUAS, PORTDIR_OVERLAY
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