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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: Sybperl on Linux RedHat 5.2
Date: Mar 15 1999 6:26PM

John_Erjavec@cargill.com writes:
 >      Is there documentation out there on compiling Sybperl for RedHat 5.2? 
 >       I am running Sybase 11.0.3 on the box, but am running into problems 
 >      with the Sybperl compile.  When running 'make test' (there were no 
 >      errors prior to this) with the 'static' option off, I fail 8 of the 9 
 >      tests on the first test.  With the 'static' option on, I fail when 
 >      building a new binary, with the error that there is no -lgdbm file or 
 >      directory.  Anyone have any other doc ideas where I can turn?  
 >      Thanks.

There's some documentation on the Sybase on Linux FAQ (see my web
page).

Basically perl links in -ldb and -lndbm by default, and these conflict 
with Sybase's DBlibrary.
So you need to rebuild perl without the -ldb and -lndbm libraries.

Michael
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