SPUG: Installing modules w/o superuser perms

Thane Williams thane at fastmail.fm
Wed Nov 24 14:30:25 CST 2004

Ok, well, I figure out part of it. I had tried exporting PERL5LIB as
"/export/home/thane/perllib". When I export it as: 

I get a lot farther. This time "make test" completes successfully... but
"make install is still failing:

Warning: You do not have permissions to install into
/usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.6.1/sun4-solaris at
/usr/local/lib/perl5/5.6.1/ExtUtils/Install.pm line 85.
Cannot forceunlink /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.6.1/Expect.pod:
Permission denied at /usr/local/lib/perl5/5.6.1/File/Find.pm line 525
make: *** [pure_site_install] Error 255

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