No DBI module when installing Perl 5.14

Andrew DeFaria
Tue Jul 24 04:10:00 GMT 2012

On 07/23/2012 01:55 PM, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
> On 2012-07-23 10:41, Reini Urban wrote:
>> On Mon, Jul 23, 2012 at 9:32 AM, Andrew DeFaria  wrote:
>>> I recently updated my Cygwin to 1.7.16. With this came Perl 5.14.2. 
>>> While
>>> the update when fine, after updating I restarted a service that I 
>>> wrote in
>>> Perl that used DBI. To my surprise it failed saying it couldn't find 
>>> the DBI
>>> module. I used cpan to reinstall it but I was wondering if it was
>>> intentional that DBI would be missing after upgrading to 5.14.2.
>> DBI also did not come with perl-5.10, you installed it by yourself.
> There is a perl-DBI package in the distro, which has been updated for 
> 5.14.
> Yaakov
Thanks but I've already updated it through cpan(1).
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