I solved the problem with using Perl 5.10.0 on FreeBSD 7. But it is not stable.
Quoting Jay Hall <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>: > I received the same error with both make and gmake. > > Thanks, > > > Jay > > > On Thu, May 1, 2008 at 8:30 AM, Lowell Gilbert wrote: > > > Jay Hall <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: > > > >> I am attempting to compile Perl 5.8.8 on FreeBSD 7.0-RELEASE. I make > >> it through the configuration just fine, but when I attempt to run the > >> make command, I receive the following error message. I am creating a > >> custom install. The only parameter I am changing is the installation > >> location. > >> > >> make: don't know how to make <command-line>. Stop. > >> > >> I have run make depend, and it finishes without any problems. > >> > >> I'm sure this is something simple I am missing because I have been > >> looking at the problem for so long. > >> > >> Thanks in advance for your assistance. > > > > Even for non-standard location installs, I recommend using the ports > > instead of building yourself, but if you really want to do it by hand, > > expect to need to know a bit more about what you're doing. In this > > case, I suspect you need to use gmake instead of (the native) make. > > > > -- > > Lowell Gilbert, embedded/networking software engineer, Boston area > > http://be-well.ilk.org/~lowell/ > _______________________________________________ > firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"