develooper Front page | perl.perl5.porters | Postings from February 2003

Re: [MAINT] perl@18639

Thread Previous | Thread Next
From:
Jarkko Hietaniemi
Date:
February 3, 2003 05:55
Subject:
Re: [MAINT] perl@18639
Message ID:
20030203135502.GJ2541@kosh.hut.fi
*argh*

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 <jhi@iki.fi> http://www.iki.fi/jhi/ "There is this special
biologist word we use for 'stable'.  It is 'dead'." -- Jack Cohen

Thread Previous | Thread Next


nntp.perl.org: Perl Programming lists via nntp and http.
Comments to Ask Bjørn Hansen at ask@perl.org | Group listing | About