Fink + 10.4.9 = Boom?

I used fink for ages. Love it. I just did Apple’s latest Mac OSX 10.4.9 upgrade and something has gone off the rails. Anyone getting this too?

Storable object version 2.13 does not match $Storable::VERSION 2.15 at /System/Library/Perl/5.8.6/darwin-thread-multi-2level/ line 253.
Compilation failed in require at /sw/lib/perl5/Fink/ line 38.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /sw/lib/perl5/Fink/ line 38.
Compilation failed in require at /sw/lib/perl5/Fink/ line 27.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /sw/lib/perl5/Fink/ line 27.
Compilation failed in require at /sw/lib/perl5/ line 79.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /sw/bin/fink line 29.

Published by Ian Glazer

Ian Glazer is a senior analyst for Burton Group’s Identity and Privacy Strategies service. He covers identity audit, user provisioning, controls management, and privacy. Prior to joining Burton Group, Ian was senior director, of program management at Approva Corporation, director of identity strategy at Trusted Network Technologies, and senior product manager at IBM where he was a top-ranked product manager on the IBM Tivoli Identity Manager team, heading provisioning offerings for small and medium businesses. Ian is a strong advocate for industry standards and efficacy. He was a contributor to OASIS Provisioning Services Technical Committee and is a co-inventor of the patent pending Web Services Federated Provisioning. Ian is a frequent speaker and panelist at identity leadership events and is an active blogger identity management and security issues.

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  1. yep – me too. i did a fink update either right before or right after my 10.4.9 upgrade (used the combo updater) – can’t remember the order though.

    fired off cpan and did my updates there with no luck. i WOULD try a ‘fink rebuild storable-pm’, but fink fails with that as well. fink commander displays an empty list.

    nothing shows up on the fink site news, but at least i know its not something local to my system…

  2. Hi,

    We just encountered this on a 10.4.9 server

    We managed to fix the problem by getting the latest version of Storable and installing it into:


    Get the release from…

    …as root do

    tar -xvzf Storable-2.15.tar.gz
    cd Storable-2.15
    perl Makefile.PL
    make test
    make install


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