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Re: Trouble installing Perl module under cygwin

On Sat, 15 Feb 2003, Elfyn McBratney wrote:

> > > > 12608240 [main] perl 934555 sync_with_child: child -50248815(0x154)
> died
> > > before initialization with status code 0x1
> > > > 12608301 [main] perl 934555 sync_with_child: *** child state child
> loading
> > > dlls
> > > > C:\CYGWIN\BINERL.EXE: *** couldn't allocate memory
> > > > 0x10000(4128768) for
> > > alignment, Win32 error 8

> The only thing I can think of is that these error's are due
> to perl-5.8 still being in it's cygwin experimental phase. Do you get
> error's from perl-5.6?

No. But with 5.8, I get the pagefaulting one I wrote about in 

   Linkname: Greg Matheson - perl error messages with cygwin 1.3.18-1

Here is a program of 3 lines that will or will not produce
pagefaults, depending on whether 'use CPAN;' is commmented out or

   Linkname: Greg Matheson - Re: perl error messages with cygwin 1.3.18-1

I wonder if this may be specific to Win98. 

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