Gnome install script fails with vte and a missing XML::Parser

Kevin Schenker k.schenker at
Wed Oct 4 20:56:34 UTC 2006

Am 04.10.2006, 22:47 Uhr, schrieb Kevin Schenker <k.schenker at>:

> Hi!
>> Followed the instruction in the FAQ for installing Gnome on CRUX.  
>> Exellent
>> guidelines but the install script fails with vte:
>> [stuff deleted]
>> checking for perl... /usr/bin/perl
>> checking for XML::Parser... configure: error: XML::Parser perl module is
>> required for intltool
>> =======> ERROR: Building  
>> '/usr/ports/contrib/vte/vte#0.13.0-1.pkg.tar.gz'
>> failed.
>> -- Packages where install failed
>> vte
>> Press <ENTER> to continue ..
>> So somehow it is related to Perl not knowing where its XML::Parser is:
> The standard perl package probably doesn't contain extra modules like  
> XML::Parser. Thus, you have to install it additionally. I'm not sure if  
> someone has created a package file for it but you can try to find it on  
> the crux homepage in the "port section" or just search in your local  
> ports tree for "xml" related stuff?!
> Hope that helps ;D

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