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Jarkko Hietaniemi
February 3, 2003 05:55
Re: [MAINT] perl@18639
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Also Solaris will fail, in Configure, because of its limited test(1)
(I used test -e in the Plan 9 detection against my better knowledge.)
On Solaris you'll want to apply this (change #18644, effectively):

--- perl/Configure.~1~	Mon Feb  3 15:53:18 2003
+++ perl/Configure	Mon Feb  3 15:53:18 2003
@@ -47,7 +47,7 @@
 (exit $?0) || exec sh $0 $argv:q
 rm -f c1$$ c2$$
-if test -e /dev/cputype -a -e /dev/drivers -a -e /dev/osversion -a -e /dev/bintime; then
+if test -f /dev/cputype -a -f /dev/drivers -a -f /dev/osversion; then
 	cat >&4 <<EOF
 *** I'm sorry but this system looks like Plan 9 and Plan 9 doesn't do

Jarkko Hietaniemi <> "There is this special
biologist word we use for 'stable'.  It is 'dead'." -- Jack Cohen

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