[tpm] CPAN Recursive Dependencies

Mark Fowle mfowle at navicominc.com
Tue Jun 23 10:41:28 PDT 2009

Run through each one at a time:



ETC. until you have only two, or a few interlinked modules left, then,
if you can't solve it, force install each of the ones left.


I've never had Bundle::CPAN fail on a linked dependence, but hey each
dist is a little different.


Maybe run reload index





From: toronto-pm-bounces+mfowle=navicominc.com at pm.org
[mailto:toronto-pm-bounces+mfowle=navicominc.com at pm.org] On Behalf Of
Quantum Mechanic
Sent: Tuesday, June 23, 2009 1:31 PM
To: Fulko Hew
Cc: TPM Toronto Perl Mongers
Subject: Re: [tpm] CPAN Recursive Dependencies



On Tue, Jun 23, 2009 at 12:32 PM, Fulko Hew <fulko.hew at gmail.com> wrote:


On Tue, Jun 23, 2009 at 12:21 PM, Quantum Mechanic
<quantum.mechanic.1964 at gmail.com> wrote:
... snip ...


	Recursive dependency detected:
	 => Test::Harness
	 => A/AN/ANDYA/Test-Harness-3.17.tar.gz
	 => File::Spec
	 => S/SM/SMUELLER/PathTools-3.30.tar.gz
	 => Scalar::Util
	 => G/GB/GBARR/Scalar-List-Utils-1.21.tar.gz
	 => Test::More
	 => M/MS/MSCHWERN/Test-Simple-0.88.tar.gz
	 => Test::Harness.
	Cannot continue.

	Um, geez, how do I fix this?

I can't say for sure, but someone once suggested to me (on a similar?)
problem I was having...

- Manually install the offending module (Test::Harness) and then re-try
installing your original goal.


OK, that gave me the same end result, recursive dependency.

Quantum Mechanics: The dreams stuff is made of

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