Agnus Dei (jackal) wrote in lj_dev,
Agnus Dei

Trying to backup Scrapbook under MacOS X

I'm trying to backup my LJ Scrapbook using When I run it I get the following error:

$ ./ --backup
To upload: 0 from data, 0 from receipt

Fetching export.xml from server...
Couldn't fetch export XML file from server

I found online the version of that's 'pose to fix this problem.

But his version uses WWW::Mechanize and WWW::Mechanize doesn't come installed with stock MacOS X 10.5.7 perl. So when I run his version I get:

$ ./ --backup
Can't locate WWW/ in @INC (@INC contains: /Library/Perl/Updates/5.8.8 /System/Library/Perl/5.8.8/darwin-thread-multi-2level /System/Library/Perl/5.8.8 /Library/Perl/5.8.8/darwin-thread-multi-2level /Library/Perl/5.8.8 /Library/Perl /Network/Library/Perl/5.8.8/darwin-thread-multi-2level /Network/Library/Perl/5.8.8 /Network/Library/Perl /System/Library/Perl/Extras/5.8.8/darwin-thread-multi-2level /System/Library/Perl/Extras/5.8.8 /Library/Perl/5.8.6 /Library/Perl/5.8.1/darwin-thread-multi-2level /Library/Perl/5.8.1 .) at ./ line 22.
BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at ./ line 22.

Is there a working version of for macosx? I can upload with the version I have, but I can't download/backup given the errors above.

Update: Nevermind. I solved it.

# sudo -H /usr/bin/cpan -i WWW::Mechanize

cpan comes with the XCode development package.
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