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Bug 749490 - Using #!/usr/bin/perl in scripts is not portable
Using #!/usr/bin/perl in scripts is not portable
Product: gnome-shell
Classification: Core
Component: building
Other FreeBSD
: Normal normal
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Assigned To: gnome-shell-maint
Depends on:
Reported: 2015-05-17 06:49 UTC by Ting-Wei Lan
Modified: 2015-05-22 11:08 UTC
See Also:
GNOME target: ---
GNOME version: ---

build: Fix the path of perl for (573 bytes, patch)
2015-05-17 06:49 UTC, Ting-Wei Lan
accepted-commit_now Details | Review

Description Ting-Wei Lan 2015-05-17 06:49:02 UTC
Recent upgrades in FreeBSD remove the symlink /usr/bin/perl, which causes gnome-shell to fail to build when running src/ because /usr/bin/perl cannot be found.
Comment 1 Ting-Wei Lan 2015-05-17 06:49:52 UTC
Created attachment 303471 [details] [review]
build: Fix the path of perl for
Comment 2 Florian Müllner 2015-05-21 14:14:23 UTC
Review of attachment 303471 [details] [review]:

OK - alternatively we could go for a configure check/Makefile substitution ...
Comment 3 Jasper St. Pierre (not reading bugmail) 2015-05-21 14:49:46 UTC
Hm, do we use for anything we shouldn't be using gresource for?
Comment 4 Ting-Wei Lan 2015-05-22 11:08:51 UTC
Attachment 303471 [details] pushed as 249619f -  build: Fix the path of perl for