change perl5 from perl5.24 to perl5.26?
ryandesign at macports.org
Tue Oct 31 20:26:08 UTC 2017
On Oct 31, 2017, at 15:25, Murray Eisenberg wrote:
> On 31 Oct2017, at 4:22 PM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>> On Oct 31, 2017, at 10:42, Murray Eisenberg wrote:
>>> How do I change perl5 so as to use perl5.26 rather than perl5.24?
>>> I find:
>>> [me]$ sudo port installed |grep perl5
>>> perl5 @5.24.2_0+perl5_24 (active)
>>> perl5.24 @5.24.2_0 (active)
>>> perl5.26 @5.26.0_2 (active)
>>> I tried:
>>> [me]$ sudo port install perl5 -perl5.24 +perl5.26
>> Not possible because perl5 does not have a perl5.26 variant yet.
>> $ port variants perl5
>> perl5 has the variants:
>> [+]perl5_24: Use MacPorts perl5.24
>> I don't know if that's because nobody got around to it yet or if there's some problem with it.
> [me]$ sudo port info perl5
> perl5 @5.24.2 (lang)
> Sub-ports: perl5.16, perl5.18, perl5.20, perl5.22, perl5.24, perl5.26
> Variants: [+]perl5_24
> (And of course the perl5.26 port exists.)
Of course. The perl5.26 port exists. You can install and use it. But the perl5 port does not have a perl5_26 variant, which is what you asked about.
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