Thanks, I'll try that!
On May 1, 2016 15:31, "Tadeusz Sośnierz" <tadeusz.sosni...@onet.pl> wrote:

> To expand on why putting the file in a directory doesn't Just Work, and
> why so much magic needs to be there for it to work: loading modules is a
> complicated thing in Perl 6, and long story short, if you want to be able
> to have multiple versions installed and loadable at the same time, you need
> some magic under the hood to compensate for that. This magic is what makes
> installing/precompiling a module you want to have installed more
> complicated than a couple of 'mv's.
>
> If you want to avoid the overhead of panda or other installers (to their
> defense, there are several good reasons why they're so bulky and
> complicated :)), I sometimes use a script based on Module::Toolkit, where
> if you want to "just install the damned thing, nothing else", it's just a
> simple 'mtk install .':
> https://gist.github.com/tadzik/dc5c12cab0dc141167fb850f9ede2117
>
> Hope this helps,
>
> tadzik
> On 01/05/16 15:23, Brock Wilcox wrote:
>
> I recommend putting your module into a 'lib' dir near your script. Then in
> your script add:
>
>   use lib 'lib';
>
> That way you don't have to add the -l param.
> On May 1, 2016 09:21, "Fernando Santagata" <nando.santag...@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Hello,
>>
>> I'm trying to write a module and make a program load and use it.
>> Since this code:
>>
>> perl6 -e 'say $*REPO'
>>
>> outputs:
>>
>> inst#/home/nando/.perl6
>>
>> I thought that putting the .pm6 file in there would be enough. So, since
>> my module is A::B, I put B.pm6 into ~/.perl6/A .
>> But when I run a test program which loads A::B, I receive this error:
>>
>> ===SORRY!===
>> Could not find A::B at line 5 in:
>>     /home/nando/.perl6
>>     /home/nando/.rakudobrew/moar-2016.04/install/share/perl6/site
>>     /home/nando/.rakudobrew/moar-2016.04/install/share/perl6/vendor
>>     /home/nando/.rakudobrew/moar-2016.04/install/share/perl6
>>     CompUnit::Repository::AbsolutePath<140256602878904>
>>     CompUnit::Repository::NQP<140256602876152>
>>     CompUnit::Repository::Perl5<140256602873560>
>>
>> If I run the test program this way it works:
>>
>> perl6 -I ~/.perl6 ./test.p6
>>
>> Why is that? Where should I put the module file to be seen automatically,
>> without adding the -I option?
>>
>> As a side note, if I want to precompile the module, as panda does when
>> installing new modules from the repository, where should I put the .moarvm
>> file?
>>
>> Thanks!
>>
>> --
>> Fernando Santagata
>>
>
>

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