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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: Re: Compiling sybperl on Win2K under cygwin
Date: Apr 1 2003 1:27AM

On Mon, 2003-03-31 at 15:34, Maria Murphy wrote:
> Hi, 
> I'm trying to compile sybperl on a Win2000 machine using gcc in
> cygwin. I'm failing during the make when compiling the CTLib module. 
> I have: 
> sybperl v. 2.151 
> OCS 12.5 
> perl v5.6.1 built for cygwin-multi 
> make v3.79.1 
> gcc 3.2 
> The output of 'perl Makefile.PL' is: 
> strings: /cygdrive/c/sybase/OCS-12_5/lib/libct.a: No such file or
> directory 

This is the first problem - the build process can't find the Sybase
libraries that it is expecting. I don't really know anything about
Cygwin so I don't know what needs to be done to get this to work with
the WIndows DLLs.

> Does anyone have any hints for me (besides trying Activestate perl,
> which unfortunately doesn't have a version of sybperl for Win32 :-) )

Well - for using ActiveState perl I suggest checking

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