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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at mbay dot net>
Subject: Re: Digital Unix 4.0 test failure
Date: Sep 9 1998 6:11PM
Marco Hernandez writes:
> On Wed, 9 Sep 1998, Michael Peppler wrote:
> > Marco Hernandez writes:
> > > Greetings,
> > >
> > > Has anyone successfully build sybperl on a Digital Unix 4 system. We
> > > recently upgraded our server from 3.2G to 4.0D and I can't get sybperl to
> > > work.
> Thanks to Michael and all the other folks who responded. The problem it
> seems is that DEC (or should I say Compaq) UNIX 4.0D now ships with the
> Berkeley DB Library standard (in /usr/lib). The default perl install
> finds it and links in db support.
I'd forgotten about that.
I still think it's a perl bug to include -ldb in the list of libraries
added to the build of perl itself, as -ldb is only needed for the
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