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Re: The CPAN Morass

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Dana Hudes
December 6, 2011 15:29
Re: The CPAN Morass
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Actually while a port of gcc is available of Windows, that is not acceptable for native Windows Perl. That has to be compiled by the MS compiler Visual Studio C/C++.  So too for Solaris: Even the OpenCSW project builds Perl for Solaris with the native compiler Solaris Studio.   The cygwin Perl is built with gcc. 

BTW Solaris Studio is available for Linux.
Dana Hudes

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