On Fri, Nov 14, 2008 at 10:20:26PM +0100, Polytropon typed:
> On Fri, 14 Nov 2008 11:49:35 -0800 (PST), GESBBB <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > By the way, this also works with Perl as you no doubt know. I
> > cannot count how many times I have installed a Perl script and
> > then had to modify the 'shebang' in order to get it to work in
> > FBSD. I know that I could probably make some symbolic links or
> > whatever; however, I feel that, that is the wrong way to get
> > things to work properly.
> That's correct. Adding symlinks to structures controlled by the
> package management system or the OS itself can lead into problems.

Well, the link is created automatically by the port, so you should never
have had to modify any 'shebang'

# ls -l `which perl`
lrwxr-xr-x  1 root  wheel  24 Nov 27  2007 /usr/bin/perl -> 

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