Subject: Re: perl5 ... ld: cannot find -lgdbm ... You have a BIG problem.
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 12/04/2003 20:43:14
On Thu, 4 Dec 2003, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> ld: cannot find -lgdbm
> I can't compile the test program.
> You have a BIG problem. Shall I abort Configure [y]
So I removed my gdbm package.
And it got past that now it fails with:
ld: cannot find -liconv
I can't compile the test program.
You have a BIG problem. Shall I abort Configure [y]
Ok. Stopping Configure.
*** Error code 1
This is strange. For some reason, the perl build is seeing the /usr/pkg/*
even when using buildlinking. (Nothing is buildlinked other than
One thing I changed was that I was using SH=ksh and now am using SH=bash.
I tried both ways (after make clean) and no change.
I wonder if it has something to do with the hints/*sh files having the
/usr/pkg paths added at end.
Has anyone else seen this?
Jeremy C. Reed