Perl - trying to install libwin32

Gerrit P. Haase
Mon Sep 22 18:21:00 GMT 2003

Paul W wrote:
>>>I'm trying to install the perl libwin32 package under cygwin. I'm
>>>following the steps given in this message:

>>Strange error, the functions are in the Windows DLL: kernel32.dll
>>Have you installed the w32api package ( ls /usr/lib/w32api )?

> Yep, that's there and /usr/lib/w32api/libkernel32.a exists.

>>Which compiler are you using?  I used 3.2.x to build perl.

> $ gcc --version
> gcc (GCC) 3.3.1 (cygming special)

Can you please try if it works with gcc 3.2 20020927 (prerelease),
since the perl-5.8.0 release was built under cygwin-1.3.22 with
this compiler.  There may be incompatibilities when using different 


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