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From: Eric Wong <>
Subject: [PATCH 2/3] INSTALL: Net::Server is not needed for systemd use
Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2019 06:59:56 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Also, move Socket6 down since it's usually pulled in as
a dependency of Net::Server or SpamAssassin; and we can
fail gracefully without it.
 INSTALL | 14 ++++++++------
 1 file changed, 8 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)

diff --git a/INSTALL b/INSTALL
index 7c98c11..ccd9dac 100644
@@ -50,10 +50,6 @@ Where "deb" indicates package names for Debian-derived distributions and
 Numerous optional modules are likely to be useful as well:
-  - Socket6                    deb: libsocket6-perl
-                               rpm: perl-Socket6
-                               (for IPv6 support)
   - Search::Xapian             deb: libsearch-xapian-perl
                                rpm: perl-Search-Xapian
                                (for NNTP service or gzipped mbox over HTTP)
@@ -76,14 +72,15 @@ Numerous optional modules are likely to be useful as well:
   - Net::Server                deb: libnet-server-perl
                                rpm: perl-Net-Server
-                               (for HTTP/NNTP servers as standalone daemons)
+                               (for HTTP/NNTP servers as standalone daemons,
+                                not needed as systemd services)
   - Filesys::Notify::Simple    deb: libfilesys-notify-simple-perl
                                rpm: perl-Filesys-Notify-Simple
                                (for public-inbox-watch)
   - Inline::C[7]               deb: libinline-c-perl
-                               (speeds up spawning on Linux
+                               (speeds up spawning of git(1) on Linux
                                 (see public-inbox-daemon(8))
   - Plack::Middleware::ReverseProxy
@@ -99,6 +96,11 @@ Numerous optional modules are likely to be useful as well:
                                rpm: perl-Plack-Middleware-Deflater
                                (saves bandwidth on responses)
+  - Socket6                    deb: libsocket6-perl
+                               rpm: perl-Socket6
+                               (pulled in by SpamAssassin and Net::Server,
+                                only necessary if using IPv6 with
+                                Plack::Middleware::AccessLog or similar)
 On Fedora systems, you'll probably also end up wanting
 perl-Test-HTTP-Server-Simple, perl-Devel-Peek, and perl-IPC-Run to run the

  parent reply	other threads:[~2019-01-10  6:59 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-01-10  6:59 [PATCH 0/3] some dependency cleanups Eric Wong
2019-01-10  6:59 ` [PATCH 1/3] daemon: make Socket6 optional, note about Net::Socket::IP Eric Wong
2019-01-10  6:59 ` Eric Wong [this message]
2019-01-10  6:59 ` [PATCH 3/3] check git version requirements Eric Wong

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