Trivial Error with autoscan script

Gerrit P. Haase
Tue Jan 9 14:03:00 GMT 2001

<9 Jan 2001, 0:23 Uhr wars, als greenius folgendes schrub:>
< Trivial Error with autoscan script >

> The script /usr/bin/autoscan which is used to create an initial
> to use with autoconf and automake has as its first line:
>   #! /usr/local/bin/perl
> But Cygwin installs perl into /usr/bin so attempting to run this script
> gives a program not found error.
> Simple solution is to edit /usr/bin/autoscan and remove the /local

Check all your scripts and change the sharpbang / shebang / sharp bang /
she bang to:

#!/usr/bin/env perl

Taken from perl-5.6.1-1-README by E. Fifer:

See `perldoc perlrun' for more details.  In particular, it explains the 
"#!/usr/bin/env perl" trick as well as other tips on what you should use 
as the first line of your program.


Gerrit Peter Haase
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