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April 29, 2001 22:17
Re: [PATCH: perl@9885] win32/Makefile (nmake) update
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On Sun, 29 Apr 2001, Jarkko Hietaniemi wrote:

> > Given the odd nature of List/Util and given the ongoing discussion with
> Huh?  Huh?  Odd nature and what ongoing discussion about re-packaging?

Odd: like re List?Util has a .pm component and an .xs component.
Unlike re it is not currently handled well (not hardly at all) by
win32/ and win32/  A tweak to the Makefile that was
in the patch works around's current "shortcomings".

I might very well be mistaken about re-packaging.  I thought that I had
glanced over some re-write comments made by Graham within the past two
weeks, but perhaps he was only referring to the regression tests and not
the module itself, or perhaps it was a figment of my caffeine deprived

Executive summary: nevermind, move along, ... when tuits arrive (don't
hold your breathe :-) I'll see about a better implementation for ext/

Peter Prymmer

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