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From: Rick Perron <rick at ties dot org>
Subject: Re: Sybperl on Digital Unix
Date: Sep 5 1997 7:01PM
> This explains why my cludge fix that I described sometime ago worked
> (sortof). I had been removing the *.so files from the sybase directory
> when building sybperl and sticking them back afterword. That would force
> the DBlib.so file to include the *.a version of the file and produce a
> much bigger shared library. Removing the -ldb is much more elegant and
> produces a MUCH smaller DBlib.so file. All of the tests seem to work
> properly and a sampling of my scripts also work.
> The question that I have is: Does the removal of -ldb from config.sh
> remove any functionality from perl or is it harmless?
> Dave Thiede
You said before that you HAD to build it staticly linked? Is that
still the case for you after removeing the -ldb?
Has anyone tried GNU cc on Digital Unix instead of the native cc?