[SM-Discuss] Perl's DynaLoader on AMD64

Sergey A. Lipnevich sergey at optimaltec.com
Mon May 23 14:14:08 EDT 2005

Yeah, it worked after a recast. Thanks Seth!

Quoting Seth Alan Woolley <seth at positivism.org>:

> I made a hack to fix this in the perl spell directly (the only place 
> it can be
> fixed) in BUILD:
> './Configure' has an additional option '-Doptimize="$CFLAGS"'.
> Perl used to not even take our optimization flags.  Now it does.
> So if you add -fPIC to the cflags (or use the prelink optimizations
> option), everything should work out ok once perl is rebuilt.
> I did this on 2005-05-11 in devel, test, and stable-rc.

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