[Israel.pm] Include files in Perl dist.

Shmuel Fomberg semuelf at 012.net.il
Sat Jul 7 11:50:46 PDT 2007


From: Shlomi Fish
Sent: Friday, July 06, 2007 8:24 PM


>> An extention that I'm writing needs three include files:
>> EXTERN.h, perl.h and XSUB.h

>You need to install the appropriate package like perl-devel or
whatever.
>These files are part of the core perl5 distribution. The distribution
may
>put
>them under a different package than the perl5 bare essentials.
>Please do not include these files in your CPAN distribution. Install
the
>appropriate (Linux distro's) package for that or build your own custom
Perl
>or whatever. It is expected that these headers will be installed on
your
>system when building a module.

So, let me see if I understood you: as a module writer, I don't know if
the target have these files, yet I should not pack them in the package. 

And if they should exists, where are they? (in the Config hash)

Shmuel.





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