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Re: [perl #15272] Memoize Test Failures on Mac OS X

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Jarkko Hietaniemi
April 28, 2003 06:52
Re: [perl #15272] Memoize Test Failures on Mac OS X
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> This bug is actually two.

> First of all, under OSX we should not be building everything useing
> -flatnamespace

I *think* the last time this issue was raised Fred Sanchez explained
that "yes, we should".  Please search the p5p archives.

> However more importantly, if GDBM is installed with NDBM compat
> mode, we never use the NDBM that apple provides, this I guess is
> a bug.

Please.  Explain.  More.  Slowly.

> I assume there is configure magic that needs to be done so I am
> ccing this to you Jarkko.

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

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