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Problem installing SOAP::Lite with Perl-5.8.0 and CPAN 1.70

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  • johnamurdie
    I ve just installed Perl 5.8.0 on a Linux system, used perl -MCPAN -e shell to upgrade CPAN.pm to the latest version (1.70) and then used perl -MCPAN -e
    Message 1 of 1 , Mar 12, 2003
      I've just installed Perl 5.8.0 on a Linux system, used "perl -MCPAN -e
      shell' to upgrade CPAN.pm to the latest version (1.70) and then used
      "perl -MCPAN -e shell" to install SOAP::Lite (trying several CPAN
      nodes, just in case this is a case of a corrupt distribution file at
      one node). I see:

      inflating: SOAP-Lite-0.55/t/26-xmlrpc.t
      inflating: SOAP-Lite-0.55/t/27-xmlparserlite.t
      inflating: SOAP-Lite-0.55/t/28-uddi_search.t
      inflating: SOAP-Lite-0.55/t/29-uddi_publishing.t
      inflating: SOAP-Lite-0.55/t/36-leaks.t
      inflating: SOAP-Lite-0.55/t/37-mod_xmlrpc.t
      inflating: SOAP-Lite-0.55/t/TEST.pl
      Couldn't rename SOAP-Lite-0.55 to
      /usr/local/pkg/perl-5.8.0/lib/.cpan/build/SOAP-Lite-0.55: Permission
      denied at (eval 20) line 3908
      CPAN::Distribution::get('CPAN::Distribution=HASH(0x8c89f28)') called
      (eval 20) line 4422
      CPAN::Distribution::make('CPAN::Distribution=HASH(0x8c89f28)') called
      at (eval 20) line 4661
      CPAN::Distribution::test('CPAN::Distribution=HASH(0x8c89f28)') called
      at (eval 20) line 4766
      called at (eval 20) line 5455
      at (eval 20) line 5512
      CPAN::Module::install('CPAN::Module=HASH(0x9606804)') called at (eval
      20) line 2114
      CPAN::Shell::rematein('CPAN::Shell','install','SOAP::Lite') called at
      (eval 20) line 2141
      CPAN::Shell::install('CPAN::Shell','SOAP::Lite') called at
      /usr/local/pkg/perl-5.8.0/lib/5.8.0/CPAN.pm line 186
      eval {...} called at /usr/local/pkg/perl-5.8.0/lib/5.8.0/CPAN.pm
      line 186
      CPAN::shell() called at -e line 1


      It seems to me that the problem is that the SOAP-Lite-0.55.tar.gz
      file has all its files non-writeable to the owner (actually, all) so,
      when CPAN.pm comes to unpack it, the file cannot be moved from the
      local CPAN download directory to the build directory. I can see a way
      to fix this, but surely someone else out there has seen this problem?

      John A. Murdie
      Department of Computer Science
      University of York
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