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Re: 5.8.1 and Win98

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Greg Matheson
October 1, 2003 03:48
Re: 5.8.1 and Win98
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On Wed, 17 Sep 2003, Greg Matheson wrote:

> > > And Encode seems to be trying to execute some illegal
> > > instrtuction. I get a Windows error message, which terminates
> > > the build process.

On Wed, 24 Sep 2003, Greg Matheson wrote:

> If I copy .. 2 lines into lib/ExtUtils/, 5.8.1 builds.

That was with RC5. Those 2 lines appear to have made it into
5.8.1. But changes to Encode from 1.98, which seems to have
worked for me, to 1.9801, ie between RC5 and the release seem to
have broken the build again, on Chinese Windows 98, at least. 

If I copy across the whole Encode directory from RC5, it builds.
I also tried copying across just gsm0338.ucm , which appears to
be the major difference (the only other differences being
MANIFEST, $VERSION in, gsm0338.t and some pod,) but
that was not sufficient.

Greg Matheson

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