[Israel.pm] Class::XSAccessor 0.13 module from CPAN on Mandriva - "make test" failure

Shlomi Fish shlomif at iglu.org.il
Fri Dec 12 03:44:37 PST 2008

Hi Oren!

On Friday 12 December 2008, Oren Maurer wrote:
> Hi all.
> I have Mandriva 2009.0 on my home PC.
> I try to get the latest 'Class::XSAccessor' module (0.13) - as it is
> one of the requirements for Padre.
> Here I try to do it "manually" from CPAN shell.
> I first use "look" and than - try to do "make test"  - which fails:
>             cpan[14]>  look  Class::XSAccessor
>             Running look for module 'Class::XSAccessor'
>             Trying to open a subshell in the build directory...
>             Working directory is
> /root/.cpan/build/Class-XSAccessor-0.13-0gncEs
>             [root at meorero03 Class-XSAccessor-0.13-0gncEs]# make test
>             cp lib/Class/XSAccessor.pm blib/lib/Class/XSAccessor.pm
>             /usr/bin/perl5.10.0 -MAutoXS::Header -e
> AutoXS::Header::WriteAutoXSHeader
>             make: *** No rule to make target
> `/usr/lib/perl5/5.10.0/i386-linux-thread-multi/CORE/EXTERN.h', needed
> by `XSAccessor.o'.  Stop.

Try installing the perl-devel package using urpmi. If that doesn't help 
run "locate EXTERN.h" and set a symbolic link approriately.

I'm running Mandriva too and was able to "make test" Class-XSAccessor by 
urpmi'ing perl-AutoXS-Header first.


	Shlomi Fish

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