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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at MBAY dot NET>
Subject: Re: Sybperl-2.08 make test failure
Date: Oct 23 1997 4:50PM wrote:
> Hi Michael,
> I've just been trying to install Sybperl 2.08 on a Solaris 2.5.1 box with Perl 5.002.
> I get the following errors when I perform the 'make test' portion of the installation.  I've
> checked the CONFIG file is correct (to previous installations of 2.07).
> Files=2,  Tests=32,  1 secs ( 0.44 cusr  0.06 csys =  0.50 cpu)
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/local/src/sybperl-2.08/DBlib'
> make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/local/src/sybperl-2.08/Sybperl'
> PERL_DL_NONLAZY=1 /usr/local/bin/perl -I../blib/arch -I../blib/lib -I/usr/local/lib/perl5.002/sun4-solaris/5.002 -I/usr/local/lib/perl5.002 -e 'use Test::Harness qw(&runtests $verbose); $verbose=0; runtests @ARGV;' t/*.t
> t/dbmoney...........Undefined subroutine &Sybase::Sybperl::dbmnyzero called at t/dbmoney.t line 47.
> FAILED tests 3-32
>         Failed 30/32 tests, 6.25% okay
>         Test returned status 255 (wstat 65280)
> t/sybperl...........ok
> Failed 1 test script, 50.00% okay. 30/60 subtests failed, 50.00% okay.
> make[1]: *** [test_dynamic] Error 29
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/local/src/sybperl-2.08/Sybperl'
> make: *** [test] Error 2
> Any idea what's actually gone wrong here?  The money.t file seems to be quite old (march 96).  The tests previous
> to this were ok, and I installed 2.07 to the same machine without incident.

I was able to reproduce the problem here with 5.002. I made a change
to to silence some warnings from perl 5.004, and that 
seems to have broken the AutoLoading facility for the

You can fix this by editing and moving the __END__ token
to the very end of the file, or by upgrading to perl5.004_04...

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