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> One problem is portage is removing old perl
> 5.8 modules when emerging new ones. I don't
> think this is needed, as long as @INC is correct.
Should be built properly via perl's normal make cycle.
Intention is to leave the old library in place to avoid
the user having to-rebuild everything from scratch every
> Changing /usr/bin/perl to point to the right
> binary should be all that is needed, IIRC to
> get back 5.8... Anyway, (from what I know) an
> eselect perl thingy *should* be dead simple to
> make this easy for the user.
Yup: backing off the executable will run a perl with
the older @INC higher up in the versions.
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