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RE: Perl with SerialPort
I tried to install Device::serialport i downloaded from cpan page.
i extracted it and startet
This ended with some error which is logged in config.log.
Here is the part of it, which shows the error
configure:2084: gcc conftest.c >&5
gcc: installation problem, cannot exec `as': No such file or directory
configure:2087: $? = 1
configure: failed program was:
| /* confdefs.h. */
| #define PACKAGE_NAME "Device::SerialPort"
| #define PACKAGE_TARNAME "device--serialport"
| #define PACKAGE_VERSION "1.04"
| #define PACKAGE_STRING "Device::SerialPort 1.04"
| #define PACKAGE_BUGREPORT "email@example.com"
| /* end confdefs.h. */
| main ()
| return 0;
configure:2132: error: C compiler cannot create executables
Thanks for help again!
Dave Korn wrote:
> On 13 February 2008 22:59, Dave Korn wrote:
>> On 13 February 2008 22:46, Dave Korn wrote:
>>> On 13 February 2008 21:23, curator wrote:
>>>> So the question is: i would like to prefer no 2. For that i have to
>>>> install SerialPort for Perl for cygwin.
>>>> Is this possible, and if yes, could you tell me how?
>>> I'm no perl expert,
>> Still true, but I've found one thing out since sending that:
> Still true, but I've found another:
>> Running make test
>> /usr/bin/perl.exe "-MExtUtils::Command::MM" "-e" "test_harness(0,
>> 'blib/lib', 'blib/arch')" t/*.t
>> t/01timing.............ok 4/7
>> t/01timing.............NOK 7# Failed test (t/01timing.t at line 33)
>> # then: 207441765 now: 207443905 diff: 2140
>> # Looks like you failed 1 test of 7.
> That diff is absolutely reliably consistently 2140 for me. I'd
> that maybe the cygwin signal emulation requires a context switch or two,
> to or
> away from the signal processing thread, and so we're seeing an extra
> or two of constant overhead for systematic reasons. So...
>> looking at 01timing.t:-
> Well, editing it in ~/.cpan/build/Device-SerialPort-1.04/t/, to be
>> # Allow 100ms fudge-time for slow calls, etc
>> ok( ($now-$then) <= 2100, "measured sleep as less than 2 seconds")
>> or diag("then: $then now: $now diff: ".($now-$then)); # test
> Change that to "100ms" and "<= 2200" and it goes ahead and installs.
> Can't think of a witty .sigline today....
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