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Michael G Schwern
January 1, 2005 16:39
Re: [ANNOUNCE] ExtUtils::MakeMaker 6.25_06
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On Fri, Dec 31, 2004 at 04:36:31PM -0500, wrote:
> I've found a workwaround for this specific problem that I'll
> enclose as a diff.  Since an OS specific hack inside of
> seems completely counter to the whole "put overrides
> into MM_$^" design philosophy of MakeMaker I do not expect
> this diff to be taken at face value as a patch.  I am sending it
> merely wanted to illustrate concretely where VMS
> was experiencing trouble.

My bad.  I left in a / when I unified the VMS tool_xsubpp().  Its better
solved by changing $(XSUBPPDIR)/xsbupp to $(XSUBPPDIR)$(DFSEP)xsubpp.

The only other difference is VMS had this:

XSUBPPDEPS = @tmdeps

and Unix had this:


I'm assuming that some fix was put into the Unix version and it was
forgotten for VMS.  It went in as part of a large, rambling change from
the cfperl branch years ago.

Michael G Schwern
Kids - don't try this at--oh, hell, go ahead, give it a whirl...

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