[Rd] Perl library problem in docs install (PR#2383
Thu Dec 19 21:45:03 2002
>That's an ancient version of perl, of which there are several variants,
>and the one I had worked on Solaris 2.7. My memory is that 5.00503 works,
>and earlier versions of 5.005 are betas. So which version precisely do
Ah. 5.00502, which seems odd. I thought 03.
>I believe this is a bug in your perl install, not in R. Why don't you try
>the current perl 5.8.0?
Mostly because I got sick of rewriting several of my programs
after every new perl version change. Certain functions kept library
hopping, and that quickly got annoying. Then I converted to Python,
and stopped caring. :)
But I guess we should get to 5.8.0 soon.
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