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Jul 29, 2012, 5:38 AM
Post #4 of 5
On Thu, Jul 26, 2012 at 6:02 PM, Leon Timmermans <fawaka [at] gmail> wrote:
Re: [perl #114278] Dual life install location
[In reply to]
> On Thu, Jul 26, 2012 at 5:17 PM, Leon Timmermans
> <perlbug-followup [at] perl> wrote:
>> The last two didn't show up when grepping (since they don't have a
>> Makefile.PL in core), I may have missed some more.
> That indeed seems to be the case. PathTools, AutoLoader, SelfLoader,
> parent, Archive::Tar, Filter::Simple, Text::Balanced,
> Package-Constants, NEXT, base, Text-ParseWords, File-Fetch, Net-Ping.
> And that's just from the first page of grep.cpan.me.
See http://grep.cpan.me/?q=INSTALLDIRS\s*%3D%3E.*perl and
http://grep.cpan.me/?q=installdirs\s*%3D%3E.*core for more. Quite
frankly, it seems we should assume any dual-life module is always
installing to 'perl' unless prove otherwise is given.