Subject: Re: PERL and NetBSD 1.3_ALPHA
To: Giles Lean <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Dave Burgess <email@example.com>
Date: 11/11/1997 01:59:04
> On Tue, 11 Nov 1997 03:07:43 +1100 Giles Lean wrote:
> > On Mon, 10 Nov 1997 16:27:50 +0100 (MET) Erik Bertelsen wrote:
> > > Have anyone tried to build perl on NetBSD-1.3_ALPHA ?
> 5.004_04 on NetBSD-1.1/i386 (486DX2/66 and non-MMX Pentium/100)
> 5.004 ditto (testing against the 5.004_04 lib/complex.t test)
> Not working (all with non-MMX Pentium/100)
> 5.004_04 on NetBSD-1.3_ALPHA/i386
> 5.004_04 ditto, but compiled with gcc-184.108.40.206 (gcc built on 1.1)
> 5.004 compiled on 1.1, running on NetBSD-1.3_ALPHA/i386
I'm running 5.004_04 on a NetBSD1.3_ALPHA/i386 with a 1,2G userland. It
Libraries sound like the culprit to me.
> Since the older binary works or fails depending on the OS release,
> I'm betting for the moment on a shared library bug.
> Any math library gurus out there?
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