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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.

AARRGGGGG....

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
DB_File module...

Ah well!

Michael
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