[CentOS] installing perl module in centos/rpmforge vs. cpan methods

Mon Mar 19 18:40:18 UTC 2007
Florin Andrei <florin at andrei.myip.org>

Florin Andrei wrote:
> For more thorough tests, I guess you could write a simple Perl script 
> and actually test the module's functionality. Can't really beat that for 
> accuracy in testing.

Do an "rpm -ql" on your package and see if there's a test.pl file in it.

If there is one, do a "perl /....path..../test.pl" and see what happens. 
It's pretty basic, but better than my test.

Florin Andrei