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Re: [PATCH] Devel::PPPort Makfile.PL fixes

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Jarkko Hietaniemi
January 1, 2002 17:43
Re: [PATCH] Devel::PPPort Makfile.PL fixes
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On Tue, Jan 01, 2002 at 05:17:08PM -0600, Craig A. Berry wrote:
> As far as I can tell, the OBJ_EXT macro already includes the dot on all 
> platforms.  The "-" prefixing the touch command renders it invalid on VMS; 
> does that have meaning somewhere or was that just a typo?

"-" is 'ignore error', but nevertheless, I went for even more extensive
rewrite of the logic, we'll see how it works.

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        # It is 'dead'. -- Jack Cohen

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