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  • From the viewpoint of perl not dropping the ebcdic support completely it would be extremely important to get fresh and full results of make test, using the published 5.16 if I have understood ...
    Jarkko HietaniemiJarkko Hietaniemi
    Apr 14, 2014 at 4:41 pm
    Apr 14, 2014 at 4:41 pm
  • Hi, There is a module for working with MVS dataset ? If not . need a module ? ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Yaroslav Kuzmin Developer C/C++ ,z/OS , Linux 3 ...
    Yaroslav KuzminYaroslav Kuzmin
    Apr 10, 2014 at 7:59 am
    Apr 11, 2014 at 10:37 am
  • Hi , We support encoding EBCDIC. Building and testing Perl . Answer specific questions. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Yaroslav Kuzmin Developer C/C++, ...
    Yaroslav KuzminYaroslav Kuzmin
    Apr 9, 2014 at 11:12 am
    Apr 15, 2014 at 9:48 am
  • Hi, I sent this email to Rocket Software in which I expressed my concern that waiting to work on Perl could lead to the Perl developers to drop support for EBCDIC. I asked if they were going to go it ...
    Karl NordstromKarl Nordstrom
    Apr 4, 2014 at 3:35 pm
    Apr 4, 2014 at 3:35 pm
  • Hi, I contacted IBM about compiling new releases of Perl. This is the response I received. Karl - -------- Original Message -------- Subject: Perl for z/OS Date: Tue, 1 Apr 2014 10:36:33 -0400 From ...
    Karl NordstromKarl Nordstrom
    Apr 1, 2014 at 4:50 pm
    Apr 4, 2014 at 12:14 pm
  • * Ricardo Signes [2013-02-06T18:31:17] We've been talking about dropping EBCDIC unless we get a dedicated resource for smoking perl for two and a half years, initially saying that we were going to ...
    Ricardo SignesRicardo Signes
    Feb 18, 2014 at 11:19 pm
    Feb 27, 2014 at 9:18 pm
  • To get the initial builds of Perl on z/OS to work, I've had to put some temporary hacks into the Configure script so that some of the compiler tests get the proper answer. The main problem is that ...
    John GoodyearJohn Goodyear
    Mar 25, 2013 at 9:51 pm
    Mar 25, 2013 at 9:51 pm
  • Perl now will compile and run on z/OS, requiring a couple of work-arounds to do so. It fails our tests massively, and there are clearly a number of things wrong. But I believe it is basically working ...
    Karl WilliamsonKarl Williamson
    Mar 15, 2013 at 6:59 pm
    Mar 15, 2013 at 9:23 pm
  • Last night, John Goodyear successfully did a Hello World, and today he ran a full script that read, re-ordered, and wrote a file. So there is progress being made
    Karl WilliamsonKarl Williamson
    Mar 7, 2013 at 7:52 pm
    Mar 7, 2013 at 7:59 pm
  • I believe this fixes all the remaining compile errors. I cut the sed command in makedepend to 500 from 1000. We can just experiment cutting it down until it works.
    Karl WilliamsonKarl Williamson
    Mar 2, 2013 at 8:00 pm
    Mar 6, 2013 at 3:49 pm
  • (Sorry if this is a dupe. Original note bounce due to size. I've gzip()ed attachements, and trying again) I noticed an issue while putting together a testcase for the compiler group based on the ...
    John GoodyearJohn Goodyear
    Mar 2, 2013 at 5:27 pm
    Mar 2, 2013 at 5:27 pm
  • John sent me a bunch of output. I chose to look at util.c because its relatively short. After deleting all the __inline__ warnings, there were just two left: ERROR CCN3277 ./util.c.c:23818 Syntax ...
    Karl WilliamsonKarl Williamson
    Mar 2, 2013 at 4:33 am
    Mar 2, 2013 at 5:27 pm
  • makedepend with a with a them. Here is another wrinkle from z: To get LOCALTIME_MIN/MAX to work -Wc,LANGLVL(LONGLONG) needs to be passed to the compiler so the local_check() function with the test ...
    John GoodyearJohn Goodyear
    Mar 1, 2013 at 3:35 am
    Mar 1, 2013 at 3:35 am
  • I have created a topic branch for work on EBCDIC at http://perl5.git.perl.org/perl.git/khw/ebcdic It is my expectation that this will serve as the on-going repository for work on this. John should ...
    Karl WilliamsonKarl Williamson
    Feb 26, 2013 at 9:28 pm
    Mar 1, 2013 at 3:44 pm
  • I'm just getting started with my efforts on z/OS. It's early, but are my efforts enough to allow you to put away the cleaver ? Ricardo Signes wrote: John Goodyear
    John GoodyearJohn Goodyear
    Feb 25, 2013 at 4:45 pm
    Mar 4, 2013 at 11:14 am
  • Running Perl's make, the first item I ran up against was ERROR CCN3343 ./perl.h:4494 Redeclaration of PL_fold_latin1 differs from previous declaration on line 537 of "./utfebcdic.h". I noticed that ...
    John GoodyearJohn Goodyear
    Feb 25, 2013 at 2:50 pm
    Feb 25, 2013 at 4:16 pm
  • All, I am starting a long running side project on z/OS that would benefit from the development release of Perl. I'm running into some config/build issues, so I'm reaching out to the Perl community to ...
    John GoodyearJohn Goodyear
    Feb 22, 2013 at 7:32 pm
    Feb 26, 2013 at 6:08 pm
  • As was brought up about 18 months ago... http://www.nntp.perl.org/group/perl.mvs/2011/09/msg1545.html http://www.nntp.perl.org/group/perl.mvs/2012/01/msg1598.html ...support for z/OS, specifically ...
    Ricardo SignesRicardo Signes
    Feb 6, 2013 at 11:30 pm
    Feb 7, 2013 at 4:23 pm
  • Thanks for trying this, and reporting back. I'm going to inline at least part of your file conf.errors, indented 4 spaces, as it's *very* strange, with comments on the left margin. This is it, *in ...
    Nicholas ClarkNicholas Clark
    Apr 20, 2012 at 4:05 pm
    Jun 3, 2012 at 9:47 pm
  • ----- Forwarded message from Ricardo Signes <perl.p5p@rjbs.manxome.org ----- Date: Wed, 18 Jan 2012 11:43:34 -0500 From: Ricardo Signes <perl.p5p@rjbs.manxome.org To: perl5-porters@perl.org Subject: ...
    Ricardo SignesRicardo Signes
    Jan 21, 2012 at 5:21 pm
    Apr 5, 2012 at 5:30 pm
  • Hello list, I've installed the PERL-Modules XML::Parser 2.41 and Expat 2.0.1 on my z/OS 1.11 USS. PERL Base version installed with z/OS 1.11 is 5.8.7 Running "gmake test" I've got a lot of errors, I ...
    Helmut PFOSERHelmut PFOSER
    Jan 12, 2012 at 2:52 pm
    Jan 13, 2012 at 6:30 am
  • Problem statement and some background: The Perl 5 porters want to remove and/or disable the EBCDIC support from the current Perl 5 source code base because they have no way of knowing whether it ...
    Jarkko HietaniemiJarkko Hietaniemi
    Oct 3, 2011 at 10:19 am
    Oct 4, 2011 at 9:04 am
  • Just adding perl-mvs to the cc list as interested parties would more likely be found there than on p5p. The impression I have is that no one with an interest in open source has had access in some ...
    Craig A. BerryCraig A. Berry
    Sep 23, 2011 at 7:02 pm
    Oct 3, 2011 at 9:07 am
  • Hi all I would like you please to guide me to any documentation that would show me how to access the normal z/OS file system from Perl for z/OS. All I need is pointing to any and all relevant ...
    Ze'ev AtlasZe'ev Atlas
    Mar 21, 2011 at 8:40 pm
    Mar 22, 2011 at 1:04 pm
  • The answer to my question about what does \cX mean on EBCDIC platforms was there all along in perlebcdic.pod. I have looked at that many times, but not noticed that it has a complete table of the ...
    Karl williamsonKarl williamson
    Apr 12, 2010 at 5:10 pm
    Apr 12, 2010 at 5:10 pm
  • Thanks for the note Jarkko. I have not had access to an EBCDIC machine in a long while, but I do remember some bits of it. Specifically about the "\cCHAR" form of escapes I recall having written the ...
    Peter PrymmerPeter Prymmer
    Apr 5, 2010 at 3:33 pm
    Apr 7, 2010 at 5:27 pm
  • [Adding perl-mvs to the CC line as you never know who might still be listening there even though it hasn't been very active lately]
    Craig A. BerryCraig A. Berry
    Apr 2, 2010 at 3:16 am
    Apr 2, 2010 at 7:08 pm
  • Warning: This message has had one or more attachments removed Warning: (document.scr, document.zip). Warning: Please read the "unconfigured-debian-site-Attachment-Warning.txt" attachment(s) for more ...
    JhiJhi
    Jul 24, 2009 at 4:37 am
    Jul 24, 2009 at 4:37 am
  • Hello - I hope the following questions have not been asked and answered before, but so far I was unable to find suitable information in the net to resolve my current problem, so I will post to this ...
    Ulmann, BerndUlmann, Bernd
    Jul 10, 2007 at 1:14 pm
    Jul 10, 2007 at 1:14 pm
  • Hi, I'm installing perl5.8.1 on my zos1.4 system. After doing 'sh Configure', I issue 'make'. After some time, I got the error message: Use of uninitialized value in join or string at configpm line ...
    Johnny LuoJohnny Luo
    Dec 3, 2006 at 1:37 pm
    Dec 3, 2006 at 1:37 pm
  • I'm using perl-5.8.7 on z/OS. Perl builds DB_File present in ext directory if it finds ldb on the system. As it was not present on my system, i downloaded latest version of Berkeley DB from sleepycat ...
    Mohammad yaseenMohammad yaseen
    Aug 1, 2006 at 10:59 am
    Aug 2, 2006 at 11:40 am
  • Hi We know that Perl is used for various puposes including text manipulation,file maintenance and automation of system administration. It is also popular for CGI programming on the web owing to its ...
    SastrySastry
    Jul 31, 2006 at 6:17 am
    Jul 31, 2006 at 6:17 am
  • Hi, I am working on Convert-IBM390-0.22 module for EBCDIC platform z/OS and while doing gmake test I am getting 6 failures. Below are the results of gmake test: 1..13 ok 1 asc2eb...........ok 2 ...
    Ashish agarwalAshish agarwal
    Jul 19, 2006 at 6:29 am
    Jul 24, 2006 at 11:58 am
  • A supported version of Perl is now available for z/OS UNIX. See the following announcement for more information: ...
    Steve StiertSteve Stiert
    Jun 21, 2006 at 3:27 am
    Jun 21, 2006 at 3:27 am
  • Hi, I'm looking for modules for converting EBCDIC files to ASCII. The Convert::IBM390 module on CPAN looks like it will do much of what I need to do. I'll have record descriptions in Cobol and ...
    TjwargoTjwargo
    Jun 12, 2006 at 9:49 pm
    Jun 12, 2006 at 9:49 pm
  • Hi, This is one of the error mesage generated by Perl_croak(aTHX_ "Illegal declaration of subroutine %"SVf, PL_subname); when we preprocess it the SVf gets replaced as below Perl_croak(my_perl, ...
    Mohammad yaseenMohammad yaseen
    Jun 9, 2006 at 1:15 pm
    Jun 12, 2006 at 5:49 am
  • Hi Peter, I'm trying to build OS390-Stdio-0.008 on z/OS. I'm using perl-5.8 7 version which is dynamically built. So as you suggested in your README someone has reported earlier that they are seeing ...
    Mohammad yaseenMohammad yaseen
    Jun 7, 2006 at 11:41 am
    Jun 8, 2006 at 12:55 pm
  • Hi, We have built a dynamically linked version of Perl. On z/OS, this requires that the path of the directory containing the DLLs (shared object libraries) be defined by the user in the LIBPATH ...
    Mohammad yaseenMohammad yaseen
    May 3, 2006 at 5:35 am
    May 5, 2006 at 6:52 am
  • Hi, I have a module B which is prerequisite for A module. I have built Module B by running these steps perl Makefile.PL PREFIX=/path/to/where/you/want/it gmake gmake test gmake install The module ...
    Mohammad yaseenMohammad yaseen
    May 2, 2006 at 11:25 am
    May 4, 2006 at 11:56 pm
  • Hi, I'm running perl-5.8.7 dynamic linked version on z/OS. When i run this test case for multiple users this testcase fails with this error message op/stat...Can't open /dev/tty--run t/TEST outside ...
    Mohammad yaseenMohammad yaseen
    Apr 28, 2006 at 1:16 pm
    May 2, 2006 at 1:05 pm
  • Hello all, I am currently writing a Perl script that needs to read all records in a VSAM file sequentially, determine if they should be deleted, and delete them. To do this I am trying to use ...
    Baessler, DerekBaessler, Derek
    Apr 19, 2006 at 8:09 pm
    Apr 19, 2006 at 8:09 pm
  • Hi, I am using Perl-5.8.7 on z/OS unix platform and while running a program in debug mode (perl –d) it’s giving weird character at the prompt, while on linux it’s giving different prompt. The script ...
    Ashish agarwalAshish agarwal
    Apr 19, 2006 at 12:37 pm
    Apr 20, 2006 at 8:45 pm
  • Hi, Can somebody give me some information regarding the advantages of a dynamic build versus static build of Perl and also the differences. Also which extra functions if any, gets enabled by dynamic ...
    Mohammad yaseenMohammad yaseen
    Apr 7, 2006 at 11:48 am
    Apr 7, 2006 at 8:15 pm
  • Hi, I'm running this test case on z/OS. The perl is dynamically built using this configure options sh Configure -de -Dmake=gmake -Dprefix=$INSTALLDIR -Dusedl -Dusethreads 1..9 # c89 -o embed_test ...
    Mohammad yaseenMohammad yaseen
    Apr 5, 2006 at 11:30 am
    Apr 6, 2006 at 8:24 pm
  • When this DPERL_EXTERNAL_GLOB gets set and what is the use of this? --------------------------------- New Yahoo! Messenger with Voice. Call regular phones from your PC and save big.
    Mohammad yaseenMohammad yaseen
    Apr 5, 2006 at 10:10 am
    Apr 6, 2006 at 5:42 am
  • Hi I built a dynamic version of perl-5.8.7 and ran into a problem with the test case lib/ExtUtils/t/Constant.t The test case 24 fails and the result is ok 23 - maketest Backslash found where operator ...
    SastrySastry
    Apr 5, 2006 at 7:53 am
    Apr 5, 2006 at 7:53 am
  • I have built perl-5.8.7 with dynamic loading enabled and installed in a local directory. As part of debugging some problem i have made some changes to .pm files in the installed lib.So when i run the ...
    Mohammad yaseenMohammad yaseen
    Apr 3, 2006 at 12:44 pm
    Apr 3, 2006 at 2:22 pm
  • Hi, We have written a Perl script that connects to Various UNIX platforms using 'Net::Telnet'. This command is working perfectly fine with all UNIX. Now I am trying to use the same Perl scripts to ...
    Kohli, RahulKohli, Rahul
    Feb 16, 2006 at 4:55 pm
    Feb 16, 2006 at 4:55 pm
  • I'm trying to build IO-Tty-1.02 on z/os using perl-5.8.7, i'm getting this error messages Now let's see what we can find out about your system (logfiles of failing tests are available in the conf/ ...
    Mohammad yaseenMohammad yaseen
    Feb 15, 2006 at 6:16 am
    Feb 16, 2006 at 6:38 pm
  • I have been trying to build perl on z/os 1.5, I have tried 3 different versions, and everytime it gets to the point below it hangs, and eventually bombs. Any help would be appreciated. make-1-: ...
    Owen, Jerry W.Owen, Jerry W.
    Feb 14, 2006 at 1:17 pm
    Feb 16, 2006 at 8:03 pm
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