[Bioperl-l] No more Makefile.PL (MakeMaker -> Module::Build)

Sendu Bala bix at sendu.me.uk
Wed Nov 15 14:09:01 EST 2006


Brian Osborne wrote:
> Sendu,
> 
> 177 ~/bioperl-live>./Build test
> scripts/utilities/bp_sreformat.PLS -> blib/script/bp_sreformat.PLS
> Can't copy('scripts/utilities/bp_sreformat.PLS',
> 'blib/script/bp_sreformat.PLS'): Permission denied at
> /Library/Perl/5.8.6/Module/Build/Base.pm line 3977.

That's an odd one. Did you first start out with a clean bioperl-live 
(ie. one without a blib directory made by something else)?

Is it consistent? If you run ./Build test again, does it keep happening? 
Does blib/script/bp_sreformat.PLS exist and what are its permissions? 
Did it manage to put anything at all in blib? Is ~/bioperl-live writable?


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