[rt-users] Testing 3.7.5

Mathew Snyder theillien at yahoo.com
Fri Apr 13 03:14:35 EDT 2007

I downloaded libapreq2 from the apache site and installed it manually.  It
required a few -devel packages which in turn required more -devel patches.
Eventually, I got those sorted out.  So, Apache::Request is installed however,
'make testdeps' still shows it as missing.  I guess because it is looking for a
different version.

I can't say if it works properly just yet as I haven't ported a test version of
our current database over.  Are there any changes to the schema that would
prevent a direct copy or will I need to actually run upgrades on it?

At the training in Feb. you mentioned that the next release (v3.8) would include
PGP support.  Is this still in the works?  I don't see anything in the
configuration for such a thing.

Out of the gate, it looks like it might be a bit faster, but then, that could be
because I'm using a faster server.  We'll see what happens when I get the
database ported over.

Are the css files identical to v3.6?  I've made color changes and would be happy
if I don't have to make them again.


Jesse Vincent wrote:
> On Apr 12, 2007, at 5:49 AM, Mathew Snyder wrote:
>> I'm trying to get v3.7.5 installed as a tester in order to see all of
>> it's
>> glorious wonders.  However, it appears to require Apache::Request
>> which seems to
>> require mod_perl < 1.99.
>> mod_perl 1.x ( < 1.99) is required at Makefile.PL line 34.
>> Is this right?  Can I not use this with mod_perl 2.x?
> Sounds like you might have not thrown the right flags at 'configure',
> maybe? We're now doing more autodetection.
>> Or even 1.99 for that matter?
> 1.99 was the beta series for 2.0. And there were Big Problems.
>> I'm testing the installation on RHEL 5.  So far I've got everything
>> installed except this module.  I manually installed XML::RSS v1.22 which
>> installed fine but still comes up as MISSING.
> That's really odd. Did it pass its tests? Is there only one system perl?
>> In the past, modules which have been manually installed but still show
>> up as
>> MISSING don't break the system and the only thing that seems to not
>> recognize it
>> as being installed is 'make testdeps'.  So XML::RSS isn't a concern
>> right now.
>> However, if I can't even install Apache::Request due to dependency on
>> an old
>> mod_perl how am I to get this to work?
>> Mathew
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