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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at mbay dot net>
Subject: Sybperl on NT
Date: Sep 2 1998 9:41PM
Wechsler, Steven M writes:
> I'm attempting to get Sybperl running on my NT 4.0 system. I have
> ActivePerl build 502 (Perl 5.005_02) running fine. I attempted to copy the
> Sybperl binary from Reinoud Van Leeuwen's home page
> (http://www.xs4all.nl/~reinoud/), but when I finally got all the files in
> the correct place, my very simple program died with a "Parse Error". No
> further information was given (not even a line number).
Reinoud's binaries work with perl 5.004_02 (Gurusamy Sarathy's
version). They're pretty much garanteed not to work with anyother perl
binary, as you've found out
> I figured then I'd try to build Sybperl from the source code using MS C++
> 5.0. When I used NMAKE, I got the following error:
> Microsoft (R) Program Maintenance Utility Version 1.62.7022
> Copyright (C) Microsoft Corp 1988-1997. All rights reserved.
> The name specified is not recognized as an
> internal or external command, operable program or batch file.
> NMAKE : fatal error U1077: 'cd' : return code '0x1'
Don't know what the problem is there, exactly. Anyone else have any
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