Problem with Perl 5.6.1

Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes
Fri Jun 3 15:58:00 GMT 2005

On Fri, Jun 03, 2005 at 04:02:59PM +0430, Alireza Ghasemi wrote:
> Hello,
> Inorder to compile Perl 5.6.1 I configured it with '-de'(default) parameter
> and It was configured with no error.But when I tried to 'make' it said :
> "GNUmakefile:245: warning: overriding commands for target `perlmain.o'
> GNUmakefile:187: warning: ignoring old commands for target `perlmain.o'
> make: *** No rule to make target `<built-in>', needed by `miniperlmain.o'.
> Stop"
> What's the problem?
> Thanks.

Assuming you really don't want a 5.8.x perl try perl 5.6.2 instead,
which has just a few changes from 5.6.1 including understanding
gcc 3.x output (which is the problem you are having).

Or just edit GNUmakefile and remove the messed up dependencies.

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