Subject: Re: Perl 5.8.5 continue without work in RC4 and recent pkgsrc
To: Francisco Valladolid Hernandez <>
From: Gavan Fantom <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/20/2004 14:06:42
On Fri, 19 Nov 2004, Francisco Valladolid Hernandez wrote:

>> Try installing the gmake package. I've been seeing this error too, and it 
>> appears to be something broken in dependency handling.
>> Could you please post the contents of /etc/mk.conf, in particular whether 
>> you have set USE_PKGSRC_GCC, GCC_REQD, or anything else that could affect 
>> the choice of compiler in use.
>> Please also let us know if installing gmake worked around the problem.
> Hi, thank for your reply, my /etc/mk.conf  is empty,  today I update the 
> pkgsrc tree, and the problem persist, the NetBSD RC4 is new, all clean.

Did you try installing gmake first?

cd /usr/pkgsrc/devel/gmake
make install
cd ../../lang/perl58
make install

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