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Re: The meaning of `config_args'

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Tony Cook
March 28, 2016 00:41
Re: The meaning of `config_args'
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On Sun, Mar 27, 2016 at 02:09:05PM -0700, Buddy Burden wrote:
Subject: The meaning of config_args

From Porting/Glossary in the perl distribution:

config_args (Options.U):
	This variable contains a single string giving the command-line
	arguments passed to Configure.	Spaces within arguments,
	quotes, and escaped characters are not correctly preserved.
	To reconstruct the command line, you must assemble the individual
	command line pieces, given in config_arg[0-9]*.

It means STRO built perl with:


and then answered the configuration questions manually*.

It's unlikely to have anything to do with the cause of your failures.


* Or wants us to think he did.

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