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Mention the current MinGW compilation problems
authorRafael Garcia-Suarez <rgarciasuarez@gmail.com>
Thu, 31 Mar 2005 17:14:01 +0000 (17:14 +0000)
committerRafael Garcia-Suarez <rgarciasuarez@gmail.com>
Thu, 31 Mar 2005 17:14:01 +0000 (17:14 +0000)
p4raw-id: //depot/perl@24125

pod/perl592delta.pod

index 12e27eb..86a745e 100644 (file)
@@ -308,6 +308,10 @@ upgrades.
 F<t/io/dup.t>, F<t/io/open.t> and F<lib/ExtUtils/t/Constant.t> fail some
 tests on some BSD flavours.
 
+perl fails to compile on Win32 with MinGW, if you don't have the Cygwin
+tools installed, because the makefile currently relies on the presence of
+tr(1).
+
 =head1 Plans for the next release
 
 The current plan for perl 5.9.3 is to add CPANPLUS as a core module.