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  • Here we all are sittin' in a rainbow, Cor blimey hallo Missus Jones, How's your Bert's lumbago? I'll sing you a song with no words and no tune, I'll sing at your party, while you suss out the moon, ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Dec 2, 2014 at 12:55 pm
    Dec 2, 2014 at 12:55 pm
  • You know I hate to ask (But are 'friends' electric?) Only mine's broke down And now I've no one to love -- "Are 'Friends' Electric?" - Gary Numan V7.02 of ExtUtils-MakeMaker has been ululated at CPAN ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Nov 8, 2014 at 10:36 am
    Nov 8, 2014 at 10:36 am
  • I've watched you change Into a fly I looked away You were on fire I watched a change In you It's like you never Had wings Now you feel So Alive - "Change (In the House of Flies)" -- Deftones V7.00 of ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Oct 22, 2014 at 7:48 pm
    Oct 22, 2014 at 7:48 pm
  • Anyone there? From: Paul Crowley Sent: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 1:36 PM To: '<span class="m_body_email_addr" title="0d048027c6050e5d940dcf296fe23b35" makemaker@perl.org</span ' Subject: Problem ...
    Paul CrowleyPaul Crowley
    Oct 17, 2014 at 1:37 pm
    Oct 17, 2014 at 1:37 pm
  • 'perldoc ExtUtils::MakeMaker' told me to mail <span class="m_body_email_addr" title="0d048027c6050e5d940dcf296fe23b35" makemaker@perl.org</span with a patch. Who gets these emails? -- "Govern a ...
    Karen EtheridgeKaren Etheridge
    Sep 16, 2014 at 2:09 am
    Sep 16, 2014 at 2:00 pm
  • I use `=encoding utf-8` line in POD, but after I make install, all the unicode charaters in the manual file is 'X'. I can use `pod2man -u file` to get the right manual, but I don't down how tu pass ...
    晓卫晓卫
    Aug 20, 2014 at 12:09 pm
    Aug 20, 2014 at 12:09 pm
  • Hi, I use the one build of dmake for a variety of perls that have been built with different mingw (gcc) compilers. For some of those perls, $(CC) needs to be set to 'gcc', for others it needs to be ...
    Sisyphus1Sisyphus1
    Jun 30, 2014 at 1:46 am
    Jun 30, 2014 at 1:46 am
  • Hello <span class="m_body_email_addr" title="0d048027c6050e5d940dcf296fe23b35" makemaker@perl.org</span , I am trying to port the latest version of MakeMaker to our z/OS system (ebcdic). I download ...
    SmalonySmalony
    Jun 26, 2014 at 7:13 pm
    Jun 26, 2014 at 7:13 pm
  • You must never forget To modernize performance Malignancies on the system Will handicap slow up and rust The infection has been removed The soul of this machine has improved - "Archetype" -- Fear ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Apr 29, 2014 at 8:48 pm
    Apr 29, 2014 at 8:48 pm
  • While your sons and daughters who registered nought Under intensive electronic scanning You regard your body with regard to events Which with nothing planned Never lacked a sense of theatre On ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Apr 11, 2014 at 9:11 pm
    Apr 11, 2014 at 9:11 pm
  • Hey Mr Styley design your life Free from trouble free from strife Wear your mask You are what you wear You are what you eat Get me into herbal teas With a cow on your back And egg on your face A ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Mar 25, 2014 at 8:40 pm
    Mar 25, 2014 at 8:40 pm
  • And you Yes you speak to me tonight And you say so, say so That once upon a time When love, love was a white dove And hope, long live hope, could spin the whole world 'round -- "Once Upon A Time" - ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Mar 13, 2014 at 4:35 pm
    Mar 13, 2014 at 4:35 pm
  • I run into the following problem when trying to install ExtUtils: 11:59:09 perforce@xxxyyy:~/perl/modules/ExtUtils-MakeMaker-6.90$ perl Makefile.PL Using included version of JSON::PP::Compat5006 ...
    Carstensen JohanCarstensen Johan
    Mar 11, 2014 at 11:05 am
    Mar 12, 2014 at 7:43 am
  • K I C K A S S, that's the way we spell success K I C K A S S, that's the way we spell success K I C K A S S, that's the way we spell success K I C K A S S, that's the way we spell success K I C K A S ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Feb 20, 2014 at 8:50 pm
    Feb 20, 2014 at 8:50 pm
  • Please could you stop the noise? I'm trying to get some rest From all the unborn chicken voices in my head What's that? (I may be paranoid, but not an android) What's that? (I may be paranoid, but ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Jan 31, 2014 at 9:11 pm
    Jan 31, 2014 at 9:11 pm
  • No blind spots in the leopard's eyes Can only help to jeopardise The lives of lambs, the shepherd cries An afterlife for a silverfish Eternal dust less ticklish Than the clean room A houseguest's ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Jan 4, 2014 at 12:19 pm
    Jan 4, 2014 at 12:19 pm
  • As I walked down by the riverside One evening in the spring Heard a long gone song From days gone by Blown in on the great north wind Though there is no lonesome corncrake's cry Of sorrow and delight ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Nov 30, 2013 at 3:29 pm
    Nov 30, 2013 at 3:29 pm
  • makemaker: I have a computer with a multi-core processor, Debian 7, and Perl 5.14.2. 'make --jobs all' seems to run concurrently, but 'make --jobs test' seems to be single-threaded. Is there a way to ...
    David ChristensenDavid Christensen
    Nov 17, 2013 at 6:15 am
    Nov 17, 2013 at 7:11 pm
  • Wake up, got another day to get through now Got another man to see Got to call him on the telephone Got to find a piece of paper Sit down, got another letter to write Think I'll got to get the letter ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Nov 4, 2013 at 7:24 pm
    Nov 4, 2013 at 7:24 pm
  • I have UTF-8 literals in my modules' POD, but EU::MM seems to ignore the =encoding directive. Is there any way to tell EU:MM to pass Pod::Man the utf8 option? I managed to get around this by defining ...
    Nathan TrapuzzanoNathan Trapuzzano
    Oct 26, 2013 at 4:44 pm
    Oct 26, 2013 at 4:44 pm
  • The machine is now alive To wreak havoc in your lives There's no use to hold me back I am ready to attack I've become what they detest A delinquent survivalist -- "H-K (Hunter-Killer)" - Fear Factory ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Oct 15, 2013 at 3:09 pm
    Oct 15, 2013 at 3:09 pm
  • Jack, jack, ja jack jack your body Jack ya, jack, jack ya, jack your body Jack, jack, ja jack jack your body Jack ya, jack, jack ya, jack your body Jack, jack, ja jack jack your body Jack ya, jack, ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Sep 23, 2013 at 12:48 pm
    Sep 23, 2013 at 12:48 pm
  • Exit light Enter night Take my hand We're off to never never-land -- "Enter Sandman" - Metallica v6.76 of ExtUtils-MakeMaker has been hoisted to CPAN New features in this release: - The NO_PERLLOCAL ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Sep 6, 2013 at 12:44 pm
    Sep 6, 2013 at 12:44 pm
  • Pump up the jam, pump it up While your feet are stompin' And the jam is pumpin' Look at here the crowd is jumpin' Pump it up a little more Get the party going on the dance floor See 'cos that's where ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Aug 27, 2013 at 11:56 am
    Aug 27, 2013 at 11:56 am
  • What you gonna do when things go wrong? What you gonna do when it all cracks up? What you gonna do when the Love burns down? What you gonna do when the flames go up? Who is gonna come and turn the ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Jul 23, 2013 at 9:52 pm
    Jul 23, 2013 at 9:52 pm
  • We're leaving together But still it's farewell And maybe we'll come back, To earth, who can tell? I guess there is no one to blame We're leaving ground (leaving ground) Will things ever be the same ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Jun 15, 2013 at 1:59 pm
    Jun 15, 2013 at 1:59 pm
  • Night was black, was no use holding back 'Cause I just had to see, was someone watching me? In the mist, dark figures move and twist Was all this for real or just some kind of Hell? 6 6 6, the number ...
    Chris 'BinGOs' WilliamsChris 'BinGOs' Williams
    Apr 19, 2013 at 6:11 pm
    Apr 19, 2013 at 6:11 pm
  • Hi folks, 5.18.0 needs a MakeMaker release in order to fix some hash order bugs. Fortunately, its all already been patched in, its just a matter of us putting out an alpha, testing it, and then ...
    Michael G. SchwernMichael G. Schwern
    Mar 16, 2013 at 12:42 am
    Mar 17, 2013 at 1:02 pm
  • Currently EU::MM maintains a list of headers that will cause XS modules to be rebuilt. If this list is not up to date then modifications to core headers during core development do not cause ...
    DemerphqDemerphq
    Feb 19, 2013 at 4:57 pm
    Feb 27, 2013 at 4:01 am
  • Hi, please review pull request https://github.com/Perl-Toolchain-Gang/ExtUtils-MakeMaker/pull/45 This patch make suffix of target for .xs file processing configurable (defaults .c as before). But now ...
    Vladimir TimofeevVladimir Timofeev
    Feb 17, 2013 at 7:51 pm
    Mar 15, 2013 at 10:03 pm
  • One issue I had when trying to store distributions with Git::CPAN::Hook is that if a file does not change between two versions of a distribution, then git won't "detect" it. That was an issue for me, ...
    Philippe Bruhat (BooK)Philippe Bruhat (BooK)
    Jan 2, 2013 at 12:23 am
    Jan 2, 2013 at 9:30 pm
  • We have a lot of serious problems because we lack a database of installed distributions, releases and files. There are serious problems with implementing one given A) the limitations of the standard ...
    Michael G SchwernMichael G Schwern
    Dec 15, 2012 at 10:59 pm
    Dec 31, 2012 at 6:39 pm
  • IMO it cannot continue to work like this. Each perl should include a manifest of such files, which MakeMaker should use. We cant be blocked in changing the headers included with Perl because of a ...
    DemerphqDemerphq
    Dec 10, 2012 at 4:14 pm
    Dec 14, 2012 at 4:19 pm
  • Dear Makemaker makers, I installed ActivePerl under C:\Program Files, but told it it was in C:\progra~1. The Makefiles generated by Perl 5.16.1’s MakeMaker set XSUBPPDIR to the directory with ...
    Ed .Ed .
    Dec 3, 2012 at 8:22 pm
    Dec 3, 2012 at 8:22 pm
  • Here are your banks documents.
    NickNick
    Oct 26, 2012 at 5:19 am
    Oct 26, 2012 at 5:19 am
  • Hello, The Makefile.PL for ExtUtils::MakeMaker currently sets INSTALLDIRS to 'perl', so a CPAN update won't be shadowed by the core version in older perls. According to [1] this is no longer ...
    Robert SedlacekRobert Sedlacek
    Sep 23, 2012 at 8:23 pm
    Sep 23, 2012 at 8:23 pm
  • makemaker: I am working on a modulino [1] and would like to use ExtUtils::MakeMaker to generate a Makefile such that "make" (or "make all) copies the module file (lib/MyModulino.pm) to a script file ...
    David ChristensenDavid Christensen
    Aug 25, 2012 at 11:04 pm
    Dec 1, 2012 at 6:56 pm
  • Hi all, what is the best way to make perl Makefile.PL set the value of the CC variable in the "Makefile" file to a different value? I sometimes want to make it point to /usr/bin/clang because clang ...
    Shlomi FishShlomi Fish
    Aug 8, 2012 at 9:32 am
    Aug 9, 2012 at 5:12 pm
  • Receiving error when : [root@localhost ExtUtils-MakeMaker-6.31]# perl Makefile.PL Checking if your kit is complete... Looks good Could not open '': No such file or directory at ...
    Tim OBrienTim OBrien
    May 16, 2012 at 1:22 am
    May 17, 2012 at 9:21 am
  • It's been almost six months since the last stable. I'd like to get one out the door. Do people feel there's anything blocking stable? -- I am somewhat preoccupied telling the laws of physics to shut ...
    Michael G SchwernMichael G Schwern
    Apr 25, 2012 at 2:41 am
    May 26, 2012 at 4:09 pm
  • I'm probably just doing something really dumb -- but I cannot figure out what. I am using the cpan tool to install modules on a FreeBSD system that I do not have root permission on. I have a PREFIX ...
    Philip KastenPhilip Kasten
    Dec 13, 2011 at 8:50 pm
    Dec 15, 2011 at 7:34 pm
  • Thanks for that. Everything working ok on VMS now? -- 44. I am not the atheist chaplain. -- The 213 Things Skippy Is No Longer Allowed To Do In The U.S. Army http://skippyslist.com/list/
    Michael G SchwernMichael G Schwern
    Nov 1, 2011 at 10:20 pm
    Nov 5, 2011 at 8:26 pm
  • I patched the new MakeMaker failures on VMS at: <https://github.com/Perl-Toolchain-Gang/ExtUtils-MakeMaker/commit/8d4c9962adb0142bfed60c6b5569c8424637df16 Hopefully once the Win32 test failures ...
    Craig A. BerryCraig A. Berry
    Oct 29, 2011 at 2:57 am
    Oct 29, 2011 at 2:57 am
  • I suspect the commit that is causing trouble on Win32 is this one: <https://github.com/Perl-Toolchain-Gang/ExtUtils-MakeMaker/commit/f4904b4ce499b7f0c420efae69f44e19fe7dd12f For the first problem, ...
    Craig A. BerryCraig A. Berry
    Oct 28, 2011 at 10:13 pm
    Nov 1, 2011 at 10:21 pm
  • Gentlemen, I use a module called Net::Twitter and it depends on ExtUtils::MakeMaker. I typically run on FreeBSD and I tried this on OpenBSD, too. An 'install Net::Twitter' consistently hangs on the ...
    Neal rauhauserNeal rauhauser
    Sep 1, 2011 at 8:09 pm
    Oct 27, 2011 at 12:30 am
  • Hi, what can I add to my WriteMakefile call to add a few things to CCFLAGS and LDDLFLAGS that will be used in the makefile? I dont want to overwrite them, just add a bit -Todd This e-mail message and ...
    Michael G SchwernMichael G Schwern
    Jul 11, 2011 at 6:26 pm
    Jul 11, 2011 at 6:26 pm
  • https://github.com/Perl-Toolchain-Gang/ExtUtils-MakeMaker/tree/v6.58 After a year and a half, a new stable release of MakeMaker! It's big. Here's the major changes: * Metafile processing is now ...
    Michael G SchwernMichael G Schwern
    Jul 6, 2011 at 9:34 pm
    Jul 6, 2011 at 9:34 pm
  • I just got a cpan testers report of failure for the module Mail::OpenDKIM. The report shows basically a bunch of build failures due to the libopendkim library being missing. In my Makefile.PL, I ...
    Vivek KheraVivek Khera
    May 31, 2011 at 1:44 pm
    Jun 1, 2011 at 12:23 am
  • The latest release candidate for MakeMaker 6.58 is on its way to CPAN and available for download. https://github.com/Perl-Toolchain-Gang/ExtUtils-MakeMaker/tarball/v6.57_11 This release fixes all ...
    Michael G SchwernMichael G Schwern
    May 20, 2011 at 12:38 am
    May 20, 2011 at 12:38 am
  • The production version of EU::MM is newer in perl 5.14 than it is in the production version CPAN. I see 6.57_10 has been in RC for 40 days. Is it ready for release? Thanks, Todd
    Todd RinaldoTodd Rinaldo
    May 18, 2011 at 9:45 pm
    May 19, 2011 at 7:18 pm
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