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in reply to Re^2: Build Perl win32 with a ' ' in install dir
in thread Build Perl win32 with a ' ' in install dir

These paths (well, @INC) get set up relative to the location of perl.exe, as long as you have userelocatableinc set to a true value in your Makefile. This should be the default on Windows anyway.