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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: RE: trouble with building Sybperl on Linux
Date: Jul 23 1999 5:39PM
Damodharan, Venkat (VDamodharan) writes:
> I have tried to install the perl on HP-UX B.11.00 A 9000/851
> 2015387450. I have downloaded the stable.tat.gz from www.cpan.org/src
> directory. When I am trying to compile, I have received the following
> FATAL ERROR:
> This version of perl5 can only be compiled by a compiler
> that understands function prototypes. Unfortunately, your
> C compiler
> cc -D_HPUX_SOURCE
> HP92453-01 A.11.00.00 HP C (Bundled) Compiler
> CUPROS_IC23B //1
> Oct 21 1997 13:07:38
You can't compile recent versions of perl with the old, bundled C
compiler on HP-UX.
Install gcc (which you should be able to bootstrap with the cc
compiler) and go from there.
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