Subject: Re: Perl still broken on 2.0
To: John Klos <>
From: Michael <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/18/2004 00:08:50

> Is there a PR about this? I can't see how 2.0 is going to be released if 
> we can't even build perl!
> ./miniperl -w -Ilib -MExporter -e '<?>' || /usr/bin/make minitest
> Attempt to free unreferenced scalar: SV 0x190d1f8.
> ./miniperl -Ilib configpm configpm.tmp
> Use of uninitialized value in null operation at configpm line 666.
> Undefined subroutine &main:: called at configpm line 666.
> *** Error code 255
> (2.0, current pkgsrc, lang/perl58)

Remove the -O2 from your CFLAGS and try again with only -O - that worked for me, I'm running 2.0G on my pulsar for a while now and Perl just works.

have fun