[CentOS] dag repo and perl dependencies naming

Fri Apr 21 19:15:19 UTC 2006
Leonard Isham <leonard.isham at gmail.com>

On 4/20/06, sophana <sophana at zizi.ath.cx> wrote:
> Hi
> I'm trying to install amavisd-new from dag repo on centos3.
> In the spec file perl dependencies use parenthesis: perl(Digest::MD5)
> it also uses '-': perl-MailTools
> The problem is that only the second notation is available: perl-MD5
> I know this is an old problem. Is this only centos related?
> Is there a workaround?
> Do I have to modify the spec file? I'd like to use yum...

I use amavisd-new as well.

I ran into some Per modules missing when using Dag.  I switched to
using RPMForge, which is a merger of Dag, Dries, and maybe one or two
more.  Since then I have not had the problem.


Leonard Isham, CISSP
Ostendo non ostento.