Problems installing Authen::Libwrap on Ubuntu Server using webmin

So going to webmin > Perl Modules > Suggested Modules shows Authen::Libwrap as a suggested module, but using webmin to install it always fails.

Error: Function definition too short '/ * EOF * /' in Libwrap.xs, line 32

the following may help

apt-get install build-essential gcc libc6-dev libwrap0 libwrap0-dev
sudo cpan ExtUtils::MakeMaker
sudo cpan Authen::Libwrap

This was writted for Ubuntu Server 12.04.

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