On 26-Jun-00 David O'Brien wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 26, 2000 at 10:28:53PM +0200, Mark Murray wrote:
>> > Since I'm now through it, I don't know the latest problem, but the
>> > last thing I saw that the old lib got used with the new perl (or the
>> > other way round) and that looks like it can be fixed with some path
>> > adjustments.
>> The problem here is that miniperl needs to be built early enough
>> to be in the path perl "proper" is done.
>> I thought build-tools was the answer; sadly that seems to be wrong.
>> Now I'm looking at cross-tools (out of src/makefile.inc1).
> Adding something to bootstrap-tools implies that we can't use the
> installed miniperl (backward compatibility problem) or the host doesn't
> have miniperl.  The bootstrap-tools built miniperl would then be used
> throughout the build and install stages.

I think that's what we have in this case.  We need the newer version of
miniperl to build perl, correct?


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