perl 5.8.7 no perl or pod2man

Klaus Sinfelt khsny at
Thu May 18 15:56:35 PDT 2006

On May 18, 2006, at 3:47 PM, Ken Moffat wrote:
>  On the face of it, you had errors in parts (4) and perhaps (3)
> above.  If you didn't catch them, blow away the directory and
> repeat, but this time try
> ./configure.gnu --prefix=/tools -Dstatic_ext='IO Fcntl POSIX' \
>> perllog 2>&1; echo "status $?"
>  If the status is other than 0, configure has failed and you can
> consult the log to find out why.

Thanks for the reply.  I did what you suggested and received status 0,
so configure did not fail.  However, after that I did the following

> If it is ok so far, build it with
> make perl utilities >>perllog 2>&1 ; echo "status $?"

I received status 2, and perl and pod2man are still missing.
(I am assuming that status 2 means something has failed).


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