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Re: Append "64" suffix in some of the perl's installed files (under /usr/bin)

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Nicholas Clark
March 31, 2008 15:59
Re: Append "64" suffix in some of the perl's installed files (under /usr/bin)
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On Wed, Mar 26, 2008 at 06:36:32PM +0100, Dominic Dunlop wrote:

> Sadly, Apple has not offered patches corresponding to its build  
> process to the porters, and nobody on the list has, to my knowledge,  
> reproduced it. perl itself can give some hints:

Well, there is an offer of sorts outstanding:

On Mon, Feb 25, 2008 at 05:44:28PM -0800, Edward Moy wrote:

> Other issues with multiple architecture support exists, that the Mac  
> OS X version of perl has to deal with, such as header files that deal  
> correctly with sizes and endianness, and having Config know the  
> correct sizes of its integer types in each architecture.  I have been  
> meaning to post these patches back, but every time I try, I get heaped  
> on by other work.  If someone (Nicholas?) is willing to take my raw  
> patch files and work them into properly formatted perl patch  
> submissions, that would make it easier for me.

I know that I don't have the time to offer to do this, now or in the
foreseeable future. (Clearly Edward doesn't either)

Nicholas Clark

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