Perl 5.14.2 seems to expect gcc-4
Larry Hall (Cygwin)
Wed Aug 1 17:40:00 GMT 2012
On 8/1/2012 11:46 AM, Matt Seitz (matseitz) wrote:
>> On Wed, Aug 1, 2012 at 11:12 AM, Nikolai Weibull wrote:
>>> Cygwin updated perl to 5.14.2 on my system and now I canât compile
>>> XML::LibXML. It seems that
>>> expects cc to be gcc-4. Gcc-4 doesnât exist yet, it seems. Whatâs
>>> going on here?
>> Sorry, scratch that, gcc-4 is available. I got confused by the separate
>> version schemes (which I realize are necessary, but easy to miss when
>> youâre a bit stressed out.)
> Did Cygwin "setup.exe" prompt you to install the "gcc-4" package when
> you updated perl?
> I thought "setup.exe" would prompt the user if any additional packages
> needed to be installed.
It does this for run-time dependencies, not build-time.
> Q: Are you sure?
>> A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
>>> Q: Why is top posting annoying in email?
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