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Re: What's holding up mainperl from upgrading MakeMaker?

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From:
John E. Malmberg
Date:
July 23, 2005 11:12
Subject:
Re: What's holding up mainperl from upgrading MakeMaker?
Message ID:
42E286FF.2050209@qsl.net
Nicholas Clark wrote:
> 
> However, VMS is currently failing to build even miniperl, due to its C
> compiler being more stringent about const consistency than anything else
> on the planet.

Being that stringent is important to be able to optimize code for modern 
CPU chips.

If it is not easy to fix by adding a const qualifier to the called 
routine, then the error is indicating what could be a data corruption issue.

-John
wb8tyw@qsl.network
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