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Re: 5.8.1: static build completely busted?

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Ilya Zakharevich
October 7, 2003 19:11
Re: 5.8.1: static build completely busted?
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On Tue, Oct 07, 2003 at 03:15:37PM -0700, wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 07, 2003 at 02:33:39PM -0700, Ilya Zakharevich wrote:
> > Aside: remember the mess generated by having both threads and
> >        threads/shared in static_ext?  And the resulting mess of having
> >        NORECURS=1 in ext/threads/Makefile.PL?  [And many other
> >        resulting messes - e.g., static OS/2 build being broken by this
> >        NORECURS. ;-(  ;-)]

> Maybe we should solve this headache the easy way by moving ext/threads/shared/
> to ext/threads-shared.  XS is confusing enough without trying to shoehorn
> two modules into one directory.

*If* they are independent enough, then yes.  However, I see little
reason to use one of them without another; thus the "joint status"
makes all the sense to me.

Hope this helps,

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