Package Details: shtool 2.0.8-2

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Package Base: shtool
Description: GNU shtool is a compilation of small but very stable and portable shell scripts into a single shell tool.
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Licenses: GPL
Submitter: tsipizic
Maintainer: tsipizic
Last Packager: tsipizic
Votes: 3
Popularity: 0.000000
First Submitted: 2016-04-08 08:21
Last Updated: 2016-04-08 08:43

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tsipizic commented on 2017-04-25 19:32

It should work with listed Perl dependency. Do you have perl installed in your system?

user@laptop ~ [22:30:53]
> $ which pod2man

user@laptop ~ [22:31:03]
> $ pacman -Qo /usr/bin/core_perl/pod2man
/usr/bin/core_perl/pod2man is owned by perl 5.24.1-1

digital commented on 2017-04-23 10:43

==> Extracting sources...
-> Extracting shtool-2.0.8.tar.gz with bsdtar
==> Starting build()...
Configuring GNU shtool (Portable Shell Tool), version 2.0.8 (18-Jul-2008)
Copyright (c) 1994-2008 Ralf S. Engelschall <>
checking whether make sets $(MAKE)... yes
checking for perl interpreter... /usr/sbin/perl
checking for pod2man conversion tool...
./configure:Error: no pod2man tool found
==> ERROR: A failure occurred in build().
==> ERROR: Makepkg was unable to build shtool.
==> Restart building shtool ? [y/N]
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