Bug#499128: no re.pl installed with libdevel-repl-perl
Mateu X. Hunter
mxhunter at indiana.edu
Tue Sep 16 14:23:29 UTC 2008
For what it's worth, here's a comment from 'mst' the author of the
"the .pl in re.pl shouldn't be considered to be a suffix, it's simply
part of the name of the script"
btw, re.pl runs OK for me, i.e no problem finding 'setup_commands' in
> -=| gregor herrmann, Tue, Sep 16, 2008 at 03:03:20PM +0200 |=-
> > On Tue, 16 Sep 2008 08:57:29 -0400, Mateu X. Hunter wrote:
> > > Maybe re_pl or re-pl or no package at all?
> > Thanks for your suggestions!
> > We could rename it like that, I'm just not sure it's that easy to
> > find?
> Script's content:
> #!/usr/bin/env perl
> use Devel::REPL::Script 'run';
> Package description:
> Devel::REPL is a Moose-based and very flexible module to create
> Read-Evaluate-Print-Loops (REPL) in Perl
> So I thought `repl' could be used. bin/repl not found by apt-file.
> However, here are may points against it:
> * the script is trivial (OK, that doesn't sound very serious)
> * there is no man/POD documentation about it. Devel::REPL(3pm) is
> scarse, to say it mildly.
> * it doesn't work here:
> $ perl /usr/share/doc/libdevel-repl-perl/examples/re.pl The
> method 'setup_commands' is not found in the inheritance
> hierarchy for class Class::MOP::Class::__ANON__::SERIAL::6 at
> /usr/lib/perl5/Class/MOP/Class.pm line 652
> (followed by a long backtrace)
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