Building perl5 for cygwin32

Alexander Gotlib
Fri Aug 28 02:24:00 GMT 1998

Helle Jeff Bergan.

> I'm trying to build perl for cygwin32, but when it tries to build FCntl it
> fails, with the last command being:
> gcc2 -c -DCYGWIN32 -DCRIPPLED_CC -O -DVERSION=\"1.03\" -DXS_VERSION=\"1.03\"
>         -DCYGWIN32 -DDLLIMPORT -I ../.. Fcntl.c
> In file included from ../../perl.h:1011,
>         from Fcntl.xs:2:
> ../../op.h:132: syntax error before '('
> ../../op.h:134: syntax error before '}'
> gcc: Internal compiler error: program cc1 got fatal signal 33
> Now, the Install file suggests using CRIPPLED_CC for this error, which is
> why I put it in, but it didn't seem to make the error go away.  Does anybody
> know what I did wrong, and what I would do to fix it?  Is Fcntl necessary
> for running perl?
> I'm using cygwin32 b18 on NT.  Thanks for any help!

	Try it with b19. I've tried and it was success... Or you can download
compiled bins

                                                 Alexander Gotlib.
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