To install the script and man pages in the standard areas, give the sequence of commands
If you want to install the script in your own private space, use
perl Makefile.PL PREFIX=/home/joeuser \
Note that `make test` does nothing interesting.
Under a user with sufficient permissions and from the mimetypes distribution directory, execute
if there isn't a file called Makefile. Then execute
This sometimes works, and sometimes it does not. If it refuses to work, you can simply remove all files by hand. Look for the .packlist file which perl created when installing the software and remove all files you find in there.