building cygnus compatible perl

Christopher Faylor
Thu Jan 8 07:24:00 GMT 1998

In article < >,
B. Elizabeth Trojan <> wrote:
>The latest perl patch file has a bunch of files with ^M characters
>at the end of each line. Before attempting to build perl with the patch
>you will need to search for files with ^M and delete the ^M characters.

No.  No it doesn't.  My latest perl patch file does not have ^M characters
in it.

The perl distribution and perl patch file should be extracted to a
directory that is mounted "binary".  This will cause the files to be
created without ^Ms in them.
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