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Installing Perl modules without root access

Aug 31, 2009, 08:02 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jon Allen)

[ Thanks to Jon Allen (JJ) for this link. ]

"And of course, local::lib itself can be installed without root permissions, so there's no need to bother your sysadmin at all!

"Installation walkthrough

"I'm going to demonstrate how to use local::lib on a clean install of Ubuntu 9.04.

"The first thing to do is go to http://search.cpan.org/dist/local-lib and download the latest version. Save the .tar.gz archive to your Desktop folder. search.cpan.org Downloading local::lib

"Next, open a Terminal session and enter the following commands to unpack the archive:"

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