[Bioperl-l] Failed Istallation
cjfields at illinois.edu
Fri Jan 9 13:04:06 UTC 2009
On Jan 9, 2009, at 2:11 AM, Wesley Arthur wrote:
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Chris Fields" <cjfields at illinois.edu
> To: "BioPerl List" <bioperl-l at lists.open-bio.org>
> Sent: Thursday, January 08, 2009 3:53 AM
> Subject: Re: [Bioperl-l] [ANNOUCEMENT] BioPerl 1.6 RC2
> Dear Chris,
> Thank you for the latest release of RC 1.5.9_2 with
> the ActiveState PPM. My attempt to download this has failed. I am
> using Windowas Vista and Activeperl 188.8.131.524. The status tab
> diplayed the following;
> Synchronizing Database ...
> Downloading ActiveState Package Repository packlist ... done
> Updating ActiveState Package Repository database ... done
> Generating HTML for Error-0.17015 ... done
> Updating files in site area ... failed
> Installing 34 packages failed
> ERROR: File conflict for 'C:/Perl/html/site/lib/Bio/Align/
> The package bioperl has already installed a file that package
> wants to install.
Do you have an old 'bioperl' PPM installed (1.4, 1.5.2)? We are
calling the package BioPerl now (note capitalization), which is a
giveaway (the above message has both 'bioperl' and 'BioPerl'). Try
uninstalling the older bioperl PPM first, then installing BioPerl.
I wondered if this would be a problem, but it doesn't appear to affect
anything other than PPM installation. I'll check in with ActiveState
on this to see if there is a solution.
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