[Bioperl-l] Installing BioPerl on New mac 10.6.4

Scott Cain scott at scottcain.net
Fri Oct 15 23:41:40 EDT 2010

Hi Matt,

Usually, when ./Build install fails to create a directory or file it
is because the user that executed the script didn't have permission to
perform that action.  Did you use "sudo" when you executed the install


On Fri, Oct 15, 2010 at 4:59 PM, Matt Estep <mcestep at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi
> When running the ./build install script I get an error because it can
> not make a directory in /usr/local/share/man/man3  I looked around a
> bit and I have a file titled /usr/share/man/man3. I am guessing the
> script does not know how to skip the local bit of the first line.
> Can you tell me how to run the script so that it will make the file in
> the right place. I am guessing the file struture of the new mac is a
> little different.
> Thanks in advance for any help.
> Matt
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Scott Cain, Ph. D.                                   scott at scottcain dot net
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