Fix: Before applying the patch, create the files directory.
How-To-Repeat: Cleanup and make it work for perl 5.00503
Could you take a look at this a little more? It leaves stale files in
drwxr-xr-x 2 root wheel 512 May 10 18:31 /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.6.1/mach/auto/Text
drwxr-xr-x 2 root wheel 512 May 10 18:31 /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.6.1/Text
-r-xr-xr-x 1 root wheel 54558 Apr 9 03:49 /usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.6.1/Text/Reform.pm.orig
Here is a cleaned up version (with an update to 1.11).