Bug#502033: libcompress-zlib-perl: Upgrade Etch to Lenny Breaks CPAN
dmn at debian.org
Mon Oct 13 05:24:45 UTC 2008
tags 502033 moreinfo
-=| miguel, Sun, Oct 12, 2008 at 02:07:00PM -0700 |=-
> I upgraded a server via apt-get dist-upgrade and CPAN broke. The
> error occurs when CPAN downloads the repository index. It appears
> to be in this package, or another perl/zlib package that cpan uses.
> The workaround is:
> 1. apt-get clean
> 2. apt-get install --reinstall libcompress-zlib-perl
> running cpan then works as expected.
I don't quite understand. You say both that the new version breaks
cpan and that reinstalling it fixes it. The package has no postinst
whatsoever so I can't imagine what did reinstalling do.
Can you provide a recipe for reproducing the problem?
dam JabberID: dam at jabber.minus273.org
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