[linux] gentoo question

Steve Juranich sjuranic at crow.ee.washington.edu
Tue May 6 15:47:56 PDT 2003

Scholz Matthew wrote:
> I just installed a machine with Gentoo, for the first
> time, and I had a question to which I could not find
> the answer on the gentoo site.
> can you use emerge to compile perl modules? If so,
> how?

If there is an ebuild in ${PORTDIR}/dev-perl, then yes.

Just type (for example): emerge dev-perl/SOAP

And it should install.

Stephen W. Juranich sjuranic at ee.washington.edu
Electrical Engineering http://students.washington.edu/sjuranic
University of Washington http://ssli.ee.washington.edu/ssli

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