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Re^6: strawberry perl library path?

by syphilis (Chancellor)
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.


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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.

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