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Perl & freebsd installtion error

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by gloverkarl, Jul 2, 2005.

  1. gloverkarl

    gloverkarl Well-Known Member

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    Installer Version 10.3.1


    ELF binary type "0" not known.
    ./futex-test: 1: Syntax error: "(" unexpected
    strings: '/boot/System.map*': No such file
    Fatal! perl must be installed before proceeding


    After getting the cPanel latest script to install i get the above error, i have installed perl and when using pkg_add -r perl i get;

    Fetching ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/ports/i386/packages-5.4-release/Latest/perl.tbz... Done.
    pkg_add: package 'perl-5.6.2_2' or its older version already installed.

    If anyone can help with the following it would be very greatful.

    Regards,
    Karl Glover.
     
  2. eger

    eger Well-Known Member

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    having same error on my FreeBSD 5.4-RELEASE install. Going to try setting up the linux compat to see if that is required... i sure hope that is not the case though.
     
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    I saw this same error, but everything installed without any problems.
     
  4. gloverkarl

    gloverkarl Well-Known Member

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    moo

    Okay, i managed to fix it all i did was reinstalled the latest version of perl, linux-base and rebooted seemed to work fine.

    Not much to go on but hope it helps,

    Regards,
    Karl Glover
     
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    installing perl5.8 from port worked. looks like it requires perl5.8 to get going. both versions can be installed fine.
     
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