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Craig A. Berry
September 30, 2002 16:04
Re: Problem building Perl
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At 11:06 AM 9/28/2002 +0100, Steve Wakelin wrote:

>I have an Alphaserver 400 /166 running
>o    OpenVMS V7.3-1
>o    Compaq C V6.2-008 on OpenVMS Alpha V7.3-1
>o    %MMK-I-IDENT, this is the MadGoat Make Utility V3.9-3
>o    5.8.0
>o    5.6.1 easy install
>o    5.7.0
>when attempting to compile the process always appears to go into a loop
>within MMK when entering the @make_ext

It happens with all three of those Perl versions?

>Link /NoTrace/NoMap /Shareable=[---.LIB.AUTO.FILE.GLOB]PL_FILE__GLOB.EXE
>Running mkbootstrap for File::Glob ()
>Copy/NoConfirm []
>%JBC-F-JOBABORT, job aborted during execution
>Running Perl's test suite...

Hmm.  What exactly is running in batch here and how does it manage to keep 
going after it aborts?

>Given that noone else has reported this I can only assume that I have
>possibly have a process or system quota problem.

Possibly.  The only thing you've got that I haven't built sucessfully with 
is VMS 7.3-1 as I haven't gotten my hands on a kit yet.  Anyone else built 
Perl under 7.3-1?

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