[Dbix-class] Installing without JSON::Any

Chisel Wright chisel at herlpacker.co.uk
Thu Mar 27 11:09:49 GMT 2008

On Thu, Mar 27, 2008 at 06:02:02AM -0500, Jonathan Rockway wrote:
> * On Thu, Mar 27 2008, Sam Crawley wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I'm attempting to install DBIx::Class, but the dependancy list includes
> > JSON::Any. Unfortunately, that module requires Perl 5.8.3, and I'm stuck on 5.8.0. Is
> > that module required, or is it possible to install without it?
> It's only needed for dbicadmin, as far as I can tell.

Does JSON::Any really require 5.8.3, or was the "use 5.8.3;" in the
automagically added by something?

If you're installing from CPAN, maybe something like this will work:

cpan> look JSON::Any
bash$ vi Makefile.PL # remove 'use 5.8.3;' line
bash$ perl Makefile.PL && make test install
bash$ ^d

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