# Perl apps
# Install CPAN packages
CPAN (opens new window) is a comprehensive module repository for Perl. CPAN packages may be installed from command-line using the CPAN shell.
perl -MCPAN -e shell install ACL::Lite
ACL::Lite package will be installed in
This is the recommend approach for Site Administrators. Packages installed as the Appliance Administrator will not be accessible by sites. We'll need to install packages system-wide using a relocated directory under
/.socket to accomplish this in the next section.
# Installing system-wide
Modify CPAN to install into "vendor".
perl -MCPAN -e shell o conf makepl_arg INSTALLDIRS=vendor o conf commit
Perl modules will install under
/usr/share/perl5, which is relocated to
/.socket/perl5/share, a special shared path for system files.