While this is not a verbatim log of my effort to install under CentOS, it's a list of the commands I issued. Finally at the bottom are the errors I encountered. Reissuing the MySQL commands seemed to fix the first problem, but the second still stands. == George

yum update
yum install make
yum install lynx
yum install gcc
yum remove perl 
lynx http://www.cpan.org/src/stable.tar.gz
cd /tmp/perl[dir]
sh Configure -de
make test
make install

yum install mysql-server
/sbin/chkconfig --levels 235 mysqld on
yum install mysql-devel  # what about "mysql-client" that misterorange.com refers to? it doesn't seem to exist any more. Is this step still necessary?

mysql.i386 0:5.0.77-4.el5_5.4   

nano /etc/my.cnf [add "timezone=GMT" to end of file]

service mysqld start
   create database xlash;
   grant select, insert, update, delete, lock tables, create, drop, index, alter on slash.* to 'xlash'@'localhost' identified by 'haxlash';
   grant process on *.* to 'xlash'@'localhost' identified by 'haxlash';

/usr/local/bin/perl -MCPAN -e "install q{LWP}"

lynx http://mirrors.axint.net/apache//httpd/apache_1.3.42.tar.gz
cd /tmp; tar -xvzf

lynx http://perl.apache.org/dist/mod_perl-1.31.tar.gz

perl Makefile.PL apache_src=/tmp/apache_1.3.42/src/ do_httpd=1 use_apaci=1 perl_mark_where=1 everything=1 apache_prefix=/usr/local/apache
make test
make install

yum install zlib-devel [already installed]
yum install openssl-devel [already installed]
yum install perl [already installed]
yum install cpio [already installed]
yum install expat-devel
yum install gettext-devel

rpm -Uvh http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/epel/5/i386/epel-release-5-4.noarch.rpm
yum repolist [should show EPEL repo]
yum install git git-daemon
git clone git://github.com/lottadot/haxlash.git haxlash
cd haxlash
git checkout HEAD

install Bundle::CPAN
install Bundle::LWP

install Bundle::Slash [again]

Failed during this command:
 KROW/DBIx-Password-1.9.tar.gz                : make_test NO
 MARCLANG/ParallelUserAgent-2.57.tar.gz       : make_test NO

DBI connect('database=xlash;host=localhost','xlash',...) failed: Access denied for user 'xlash'@'localhost' to database 'xlash' at blib/lib/DBIx/Password.pm line 31


On Mon, Feb 14, 2011 at 12:05 PM, Marc G. Fournier <scrappy@hub.org> wrote:
On Mon, 14 Feb 2011, Jamie McCarthy wrote:

> On Feb 14, 2011, at 10:32 AM, Marc G. Fournier wrote:
>> On Mon, 14 Feb 2011, George Taft wrote:
>>> I've tried, and it still fails, just like it does at Perl Monks:
>>> <http://www.perlmonks.org/bare/?node_id=758739>. I wouldn't know how to
>>> write/install a replacement for the functionality of ParallelUA
> FWIW...
> LWP::UserAgent::Parallel is only used by checkForOpenProxy(). That's the
> function that scans a few common HTTP proxy ports on the current user's
> IP address to see if that IP is running an open proxy, and if so, limits
> access in some way. As I recall, you can't post anonymously from a proxy
> or something like that.
> It's been moderately-helpful on Slashdot, but it's not an absolute
> necessity or anything. If you want, strip out that function and calls to
> it, delete Slash::Custom::ParUserAgent, and remove L::U::P from the list
> of install requirements.

Since I know it is working, rather try and debug it and keep the
functinality :)

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