Subject: Re: misnamed?
To: Johnny C. Lam <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/18/2000 09:07:18
On Tue, 18 Jan 2000, Johnny C. Lam wrote:

: Should I try to fix this by forcing it to name the library
: "" regardless of object format?

No; "" is correct.  Perl's shared object is in a version-specific
directory (lib/perl5/platform/version/CORE/[.x.x]), and the .x.x
version suffix only exists for platforms which need it--that is, a.out.

-- Todd Vierling (