Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
laziness, impatience, and hubris
 
PerlMonks  

Re^6: strawberry perl library path?

by syphilis (Canon)
on Apr 17, 2008 at 07:49 UTC ( #681026=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^5: strawberry perl library path?
in thread strawberry perl library path?

LIB/INCLUDE are compiler variables

Well ... yes ... specifically, they're Microsoft Compiler variables. But MinGW is *not* Microsoft and LIB and INCLUDE are *not* MinGW compiler variables.

Cheers,
Rob


Comment on Re^6: strawberry perl library path?
Re^7: strawberry perl library path?
by adamk (Chaplain) on Apr 21, 2008 at 20:59 UTC
    From memory, there are some Makefile.PL scripts that assume Win32 == ActivePerl + Microsoft Compiler.

    So they look for LIB/INCLUDE and then convert them to other things that get passed to MinGW.

    That may well be resolved now though, I'll rip those environment variables out of Perl::Dist and see if it fails.

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://681026]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others lurking in the Monastery: (11)
As of 2014-09-16 09:58 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?

    My favorite cookbook is:










    Results (158 votes), past polls