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Id: 1205
Status: resolved
Priority: 0/
Queue: perl5

Owner: Nobody
Requestors: eric [at]

Operating System: irix
PatchStatus: (no value)
Severity: medium
Type: (no value)
Perl Version: (no value)
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Date: Wed, 11 Aug 1999 16:03:42 -0500
To: perlbug [...]
From: Eric Inazaki <eric [...]>
Subject: Problem building Perl5 on IRIX4
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I'm trying to build the latest (stable) release of Perl on an SGI box running IRIX 4.0.1. When I run make I get the following: ******************** BEGIN ********************************* what? make AutoSplitting perl library ./miniperl -Ilib -e 'use AutoSplit; \ autosplit_lib_modules(@ARGV)' lib/*.pm lib/*/*.pm Making DynaLoader (static) Making B (static) Making Data::Dumper (static) Making Fcntl (static) Making IO (static) Making IPC::SysV (static) Making NDBM_File (static) Making ODBM_File (static) Making Opcode (static) Making POSIX (static) Making SDBM_File (static) /bin/sh -c true Making Socket (static) Making attrs (static) Making re (static) cc -L/usr/local/lib -o perl perlmain.o lib/auto/DynaLoader/DynaLoader.a lib/auto/B/B.a lib/auto/Data/Dumper/Dumper.a lib/auto/Fcntl/Fcntl.a lib/auto/IO/IO.a lib/auto/IPC/SysV/SysV.a lib/auto/NDBM_File/NDBM_File.a lib/auto/ODBM_File/ODBM_File.a lib/auto/Opcode/Opcode.a lib/auto/POSIX/POSIX.a lib/auto/SDBM_File/SDBM_File.a lib/auto/Socket/Socket.a lib/auto/attrs/attrs.a lib/auto/re/re.a libperl.a `cat ext.libs` -lmalloc -lsun -lm -lc -lcrypt -lbsd -lPW /usr/bin/ld: Undefined: stob *** Error code 1 ****************************** END ***************************** Here's the output of 'myconfig': Summary of my perl5 (5.0 patchlevel 5 subversion 3) configuration: Platform: osname=irix, osvers=4, archname=IP12-irix uname='irix ionprobe 4.0.1 11150233 ip12 ' hint=recommended, useposix=true, d_sigaction=define usethreads=undef useperlio=undef d_sfio=undef Compiler: cc='cc', optimize='-O1', gccversion= cppflags='-ansiposix -signed -I/usr/local/include -DLANGUAGE_C' ccflags ='-ansiposix -signed -I/usr/local/include -DLANGUAGE_C' stdchar='unsigned char', d_stdstdio=define, usevfork=false intsize=4, longsize=4, ptrsize=4, doublesize=8 d_longlong=undef, longlongsize=, d_longdbl=define, longdblsize=8 alignbytes=8, usemymalloc=n, prototype=define Linker and Libraries: ld='ld', ldflags =' -L/usr/local/lib' libpth=/usr/local/lib /usr/lib /lib libs=-lmalloc -lsun -lm -lc -lcrypt -lbsd -lPW libc=/usr/lib/libc.a, so=none, useshrplib=false, libperl=libperl.a Dynamic Linking: dlsrc=dl_none.xs, dlext=none, d_dlsymun=undef, ccdlflags='' cccdlflags='', lddlflags='' Do you have any idea as to the cause of my linker error? Thanks, eric ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- Eric Inazaki, Manic Mechanic || Washington University in St. Louis || (314) 935-6248 voice Physics Department || (314) 935-4083 fax 1 Brookings Dr., Box 1105 || email St. Louis, MO 63130 || ----------------------------------------------------------------------------

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