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Id: 36225
Status: resolved
Priority: 0/
Queue: libintl-perl

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Owner: GUIDO [...] cpan.org
Requestors: diakopter [...] gmail.com
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Severity: Important
Broken in: 1.16
Fixed in: (no value)



Subject: Makefile.PL: LIBS => '-lintl -liconv']
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in order to install libintl-perl-1.16 on strawberry perl 5.10.0.1, I had to correct the Makefile.PL as follows: replace LIBS => ['-lintl', '-liconv'], with LIBS => ['-lintl -liconv'], see this excerpt from http://search.cpan.org/src/MSCHWERN/ExtUtils-MakeMaker-6.44/lib/ExtUtils/MakeMaker.pm =item LIBS An anonymous array of alternative library specifications to be searched for (in order) until at least one library is found. E.g. 'LIBS' => ["-lgdbm", "-ldbm -lfoo", "-L/path -ldbm.nfs"] Mind, that any element of the array contains a complete set of arguments for the ld command. So do not specify 'LIBS' => ["-ltcl", "-ltk", "-lX11"] See ODBM_File/Makefile.PL for an example, where an array is needed. If you specify a scalar as in 'LIBS' => "-ltcl -ltk -lX11" MakeMaker will turn it into an array with one element.
Subject: Makefile.PL: LIBS => ['-lintl -liconv']
From: diakopter [...] gmail.com
I forgot to say that this is in the gettext_xs Makefile.PL.
From: GUIDO [...] cpan.org
You're right, I will change it. Thanks.
Fixed in libintl-perl 1.17.


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