[CentOS] dag repo and perl dependencies naming

Sun Apr 23 16:54:15 UTC 2006
Dag Wieers <dag at wieers.com>

On Fri, 21 Apr 2006, Leonard Isham wrote:

> 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.

Next time, do us all a favor and report if something is not working.

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