Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Just another Perl shrine
 
PerlMonks  

Failed building Perl on windows using Visual C++ 2010

by BAJA (Novice)
on Jan 24, 2012 at 19:25 UTC ( #949749=perlquestion: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??
BAJA has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:

Hi all,

Well, first the system where I'm trying to build the latest stable version of Perl:

Windows XP SP3

2GB RAM

Xeon Processor

Visual Studio 2010( Visual C++ 2010)

I left MakeFile as default only changing CCTYPE to the corresponding value.

Then I did nmake without any problem. But after I did nmake test, I get this:

Test Summary Report ------------------- porting/buildtoc.t (Wstat +: 0 Tests: 8 Failed: 1) Failed test: 4 Files=2092, Tests=464055, 1544 wallclock secs (59.63 usr + 9.39 sys = + 69.02 CPU) Result: FAIL NMAKE: fatal error u1077: '..\perl.exe' : return code '0x1' Stop

I also found where it fails when testing

porting/buildtoc.t ................................................ Failed 1/8 subtests

I don't have any idea of what's going on. I build 5.12 before without any problems the only thing is that I used Visual C++ 2008

I appreciate any help you can give. Thanks

Replies are listed 'Best First'.
Re: Failed building Perl on windows using Visual C++ 2010
by Anonymous Monk on Jan 24, 2012 at 20:31 UTC

    Which version of perl?

    FWIW, porting/buildtoc.t failed for me the last few times, it is not in any way shape or form critical or required for proper operation of perl

    Don't worry about it

      Sorry about forgetting the Perl version, it is 5.14.2

      how do you figured out what errors o fails?

      This would be really helpful for future reference.

      Thanks

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: perlquestion [id://949749]
Approved by GrandFather
help
Chatterbox?
[Corion]: Cosmic37: Basically, you read one file into a hash, keyed by your key, and then match the lines from the second file to that hash
[Cosmic37]: note that the two files only have datetimes which may match whereas other data per line is different format in file1 and file2 - is that really intersection?
[jedikaiti]: Hi Monks
[Corion]: Cosmic37: Well, if you want to use only parts of a line for the key, see split or whatever other mechanism to extract the key from the line
[Corion]: Hi jedikaiti!
[Cosmic37]: is there a webpage for full CB for this chat rather than side panel chat?
[Cosmic37]: thank you for advice
[Cosmic37]: peach greets jedi
[Cosmic37]: ok this one works better fullpage chat
[Cosmic37]: test

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others contemplating the Monastery: (9)
As of 2017-06-29 16:24 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    How many monitors do you use while coding?















    Results (672 votes). Check out past polls.