Cannot perform PERL ==> make Makefile.PL for the DBI module

Got Error "Can't locate Test/ in @INC" when I try to compile UNIX 5.8 PERL DBI Module (try to install)

UNIX SUN OS 5.9,  and This is perl, v5.6.1 built for sun4-solaris-64int

I download DBI 1.45.gz yesterday from

and try to do the make Makefile.PL  and got the following message:

Can't locate Test/ in @INC (@INC contains: lib /usr/perl5/5.6.1/lib/sun4-solaris-64int /usr/perl5/5.6.1/lib /usr/perl5/site_perl/5.6.1/sun4-solaris-64int /usr/perl5/site_perl/5.6.1 /usr/perl5/site_perl /usr/perl5/vendor_perl/5.6.1/sun4-solaris-64int /usr/perl5/vendor_perl/5.6.1 /usr/perl5/vendor_perl .) at Makefile.PL line 39.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at Makefile.PL line 39.

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It looks like you're missing the 'Test::More' module.. I thought this came core with perl 5.6.1 but maybe i'm wrong.

You should also consider using to install your modules, it should pick up dependencies for you.

perl -MCPAN -e'install "DBI"'

Otherwise, try installing Test::More first.

You need to install Test::More first, obviously.
Can't you use the CPAN script to do the install for you?

% perl -MCPAN -e 'install DBI'
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wongglaAuthor Commented:
I tried  perl -MCPAN -e 'install DBI'  but it returns with could not fetch modules...

Please help,  where can I find the TEST::More module?
wonggla - if the machine you're working on has a working internet connection, you should just reconfigure CPAN to try for some other sites as well. CPAN will make it much easier to install modules in general.

You can reconfigure it by doing: perl -MCPAN -e'shell'

and typing: o conf init

and the prompt.

Just for future reference.

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wongglaAuthor Commented:
When it asks me to specify URL,  what should I put in ,  the  or something else??
wongglaAuthor Commented:
My solution was to Download the PERL_S_Solaris9_tar.gzip; I was missing the PERL CORE files!    My CPAN was configured incorrectly with INVALID FTP mirror site!
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