[Catalyst] Catalyst install failure due to Mouse.pm on Debian Etch

Toby Corkindale toby.corkindale at strategicdata.com.au
Thu Nov 27 23:35:09 GMT 2008

Marcus Ramberg wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 27, 2008 at 1:47 AM, Toby Corkindale 
> <toby.corkindale at strategicdata.com.au 
> <mailto:toby.corkindale at strategicdata.com.au>> wrote:
>     Hi guys,
>     I'm having trouble getting Catalyst to install (via CPAN) on a fresh
>     Debian Etch install.
>     The problem is the dependency Mouse (0.11) fails its unit tests there.
>     (I'd guess due to the older versions of some core packages).
>     I've raised http://rt.cpan.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=41254.
>     Catalyst::Action::RenderView (first module which was wanting Mouse)
>     itself seems to pass its own unit tests after Mouse is
>     force-installed, though.
> Hey toby...
> http://search.cpan.org/src/MRAMBERG/Catalyst-Action-RenderView-0.08/Makefile.PL 
> - I'm pretty sure RenderView does not depend on Mouse.

Hi Marcus,
C-A-RV depends on Data::Visitor, which depends upon Mouse.

I'm sure it's not the only Catalyst module which depends upon 
Data::Visitor though?


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