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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at MBAY dot NET>
Subject: Re: Problems with Sybperl and Linux - RedHat 5.0
Date: Jan 29 1998 6:51PM

Rick Smith wrote:
> 
> I can confirm that... we run it here on two 4.2 machines, and it works
> flawlessly.
> 
> Now, I admit i've not been paying attention... what does it take to install
> and run sybperl on redhat 5.0 ?  Or can't it be done at all ?   I'm trying
> here,
> and perl just keeps core dumping.

I suspect that the sybase libs are simply too far out of date - so
they can't be used on the most recent linux systems.

I think it's time to lobby your local Sybase rep to get a new release
of this....


Michael


> 
> Hugh Caley wrote:
> 
> > Thank you for the information.  Can you confirm that the compilation is
> > successful on RedHat 4.2?
> >
> > Hugh
> >
> > Vaclav Ovsik wrote:
> >
> > > On Wed, 28 Jan 1998, Hugh Caley wrote:
> > >
> > > > Thanks for the suggestions, but I don't know what it is trying to
> > > > accomplish.  I don't have anything of Perl in usr/local;
> > > > I don't have an /ext/ directory that I can find, and the rpm was 2.07,
> > > > not 2.09.  Can you clarify for me?
> > >
> > > I was doing some experiments with sqsh compiled dynamicaly with libc 5,
> > > and variables LD_LIBRARY_PATH, LD_PRELOAD ... on RH 5.0.
> > > But libreadline.so is missing in package libc-5.3.12-25, so
> > > when sqsh started, libreadline.so.3 and libc 6 loaded it finished
> > > with core dump.
> > >
> > > I stoped experiments there. It is too difficult to have two different
> > > dynamic libc on system.
> > >
> > > Maybe problem can be solved by staticaly linked binaries (with every
> > > library, not only sybase libs).
> > > But it dislike me. Big perl without support of dynamic loading
> > > modules ...
> > > But, who knows ? There could be other problems.
> > >
> > > I gave it up. :-(
> > > I think instaling RH 4.2 is easier. (I did it previous week.)
> > >
> > > --
> > >         Vaclav OVSIK                    email: ovsik@skoda.cz
> > >         Skoda Informatika               phone: +420 19 7721366
> >
> > --
> > Hugh Caley, System Administrator
> > Babcock & Brown, Inc., San Francisco
> > 1+512+1515x694 | hughc@babcockbrown.com
> 
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