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CPAN Cannot Guess build type.
I got the following error trying to install File::RsyncP on
2.13-DEVELOPMENT DragonFly v188.8.131.52.g0a4d48-DEVELOPMENT
How do I fix it?
dfly-bkpsrv# cpan -i File::RsyncP
configure: Configuring File::RsyncP::FileList based on rsync 2.6.3
checking build system type... ./config.guess: unable to guess system type
This script, last modified 2003-10-03, has failed to recognize
the operating system you are using. It is advised that you
download the most up to date version of the config scripts from
If the version you run (./config.guess) is already up to date, please
send the following data and any information you think might be
pertinent to <email@example.com> in order to provide the needed
information to handle your system.
config.guess timestamp = 2003-10-03
uname -m = i386
uname -r = 2.13-DEVELOPMENT
uname -s = DragonFly
uname -v = DragonFly v184.108.40.206.g0a4d48-DEVELOPMENT #1: Tue Oct 25
15:20:39 IST 2011
/usr/bin/uname -p = i386
/bin/uname -X =
/usr/bin/arch -k =
UNAME_MACHINE = i386
UNAME_RELEASE = 2.13-DEVELOPMENT
UNAME_SYSTEM = DragonFly
UNAME_VERSION = DragonFly v220.127.116.11.g0a4d48-DEVELOPMENT #1: Tue Oct 25 15:20:39
IST 2011 firstname.lastname@example.org:/usr/obj/Backup1/src/sys/GENERIC
configure: error: cannot guess build type; you must specify one
*** Error code 1
Stop in /root/.cpan/build/File-RsyncP-0.70-7H5iDY/FileList.
*** Error code 1
Stop in /root/.cpan/build/File-RsyncP-0.70-7H5iDY.
/usr/bin/make -- NOT OK
Running make test
Can't test without successful make
Running make install
Make had returned bad status, install seems impossible