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From: Doug Robson <doug at cia dot com dot au>
Subject: Re: SybPerl v2.08 and Open Client version 11
Date: Nov 23 1997 10:50PM

W. Phillip Moore wrote:
> I've been off the list for a while, just rejoined today, so I'm sorry
> if this has been beaten to death in recent discussions...
> Will the sybperl-2.08 release link with Open Client 11.x, and more
> importantly, work?
> The reason I ask may be of interest to users of SGI's hardware.  We
> are very interested in building a version of perl5 compiled 'cc -n32'
> which will offer *very* significant performance improvements for the
> core perl5 product.  However, one must also compile all extension
> libraries with the same -n32 option, and this require having -n32
> versions of the Sybase OC libraries.
> Guess which version of Open Client Sybase made -n32 available for?
> Version 11.
> So, is this possible?  Anyone tried and made it work?
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we are using it at my office 11 server, and sybperl seems fine although
we are only using it in lightweight form

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