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Ronald Blaschke rblasch@cosy.sbg.ac.at
Tue, 8 Aug 2000 21:16:20 +0200
I am not a developer, but I'll comment anyway.

This is just a wild guess, but I think the installed Perl is too old.
Have a look at the Perl version installed (perl -v).  It should be greater
than 5.003 (cf http://www.perlfect.com/freescripts/search/faq.shtml).

Hope it helps.


> I just downloaded and extracted your search script today and extracted it to a
> temp dir, then uploaded
> it to a temp dir on my web server (public isp). Then I telneted to it and ran
> the following -
> 
> perl setup.pl
> 
> and got the following errors -
> 
>  Too many errors encountered; the rest of the message is ignored:
>  syntax error in file setup.pl at line 9, next 2 tokens "my $VERSION "
>  syntax error in file setup.pl at line 20, next 2 tokens "input("
>  syntax error in file setup.pl at line 28, next 2 tokens "chomp $perl"
>  syntax error in file setup.pl at line 30, next 2 tokens "input("
>  syntax error in file setup.pl at line 32, next 2 tokens "set_perl_path("
>  syntax error in file setup.pl at line 37, next 2 tokens "my $baseurl "
>  syntax error in file setup.pl at line 48, next 2 tokens "my $instdir"
>  syntax error in file setup.pl at line 56, next 2 tokens "install_dir("
>  syntax error in file setup.pl at line 74, next 2 tokens "my @filetypes"
>  syntax error in file setup.pl at line 75, next 2 tokens "input("
>  setup.pl has too many errors.
>  apache: {7} %
> 
> Can you help with this?
> 
> Chip Wiegand
> Network Admin.
> chip.wiegand@simrad.com
> Simrad, Inc
> Lynnwood, WA
> 425-712-1138
> 
> "There is no reason anyone would want a computer in their home."
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>           (-- Then why do I have seven?)
> 
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