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Arshad
Date:
September 1, 2008 08:59
Subject:
Re: Perl-5.8.6 or Perl-5.8.5 Install/Build process on AIX 5.3 Make problem make: 1254-002 Cannot find a rule to create target <command-line> from dependencies. Stop.
Message ID:
5c63c0bb0809010834paa5ed07q428d7a579b094f69@mail.gmail.com
Hi edited makefile and removed <command-line> in those two files i get this
error messege now..... any help....

make: *** No rule to make target `<command-line>', needed by `perl.o'.
Stop.

On Mon, Sep 1, 2008 at 8:43 PM, Andy Dougherty <doughera@lafayette.edu>wrote:

> On Mon, 1 Sep 2008, Mohammed Arshad wrote:
>
> > Hello all,
> >
> >                 I am trying to build perl-5.8.6.tar.gz DBI-1.50.tar.gz
> and
> > DBD-Oracle-1.16.tar.gz on AIX 5.3.0.0 downloaded from cpan.org I am
> trying
> > to build the software from the source and running into issues.
>
> > # make
> > make: 1254-002 Cannot find a rule to create target <command-line> from
> > dependencies.
> > Stop.
>
> This problem is fixed in the current perl version 5.10.0.  However, it's
> also an easy manual fix:  Edit the file 'makefile' and just manually
> delete all the lines that contain the string '<command-line>'.  Do the
> same for the file x2p/makefile as well.
>
>
> > I am Stuck at this step... after perl 5.8.6 success I want to build
> DBI-1.50
> > and DBD-Oracle-1.16 on AIX 5.3
>
> Version 5.8.6 is nearly 4 years old.  If you must stick with the 5.8.x
> series, I strongly encourage you to try 5.8.8, which is only 2 years old.
>
> --
>    Andy Dougherty              doughera@lafayette.edu
>



-- 
Thanks and Regards
Mohammed Arshad
Software Engineer
FAMSOFT.
www.famsoft.com

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