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authorJason Woodward2004-11-16 21:03:13 +0000
committerJason Woodward2004-11-16 21:03:13 +0000
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@@ -6,6 +6,7 @@ Frequenty Asked Questions:
3. How do I build prerequisite modules automatically?
4. Why do I get "cc: not found" when I build modules?
5. Why do I get a make ERROR when it tries to install perl-5.x.x?
+6. Can I use it to update all the installed Perl modules?
@@ -29,8 +30,19 @@ Frequenty Asked Questions:
Try symlinking /usr/bin/gcc to /usr/bin/cc.
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5. Why do I get a make ERROR when it tries to install perl-5.x.x?
FIXME
+6. Can I use it to update all the installed Perl modules?
+
+ No, but from the CPAN pod:
+
+ # install everything that is outdated on my disk:
+ perl -MCPAN -e 'CPAN::Shell->install(CPAN::Shell->r)'
+ # or to see just the versions that have updates
+ perl -e 'use CPAN; CPAN::Shell->r;'
+
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