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Old 05-21-2005, 07:47 PM   #1
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Installing GD errors

I cn't seam to get GD installed from CPAN. Also interesting that it is i386 when I have kernal i586. I've looked all over the web for the past hours. Seams to be alot of issues with getting this installed. I have GD working with php. Also what are my @inc, etc..

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Checking if your kit is complete...
Looks good
Writing Makefile for GD
cp GD/ blib/lib/GD/
cp blib/lib/
cp blib/lib/
AutoSplitting blib/lib/ (blib/lib/auto/GD)
cp GD/ blib/lib/GD/
/usr/bin/perl5.8.6 /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.6/ExtUtils/xsubpp -typemap /usr/lib/perl5
/5.8.6/ExtUtils/typemap -typemap typemap GD.xs > GD.xsc && mv GD.xsc GD.c
make: *** No rule to make target `/usr/lib/perl5/5.8.6/i386-linux/CORE/EXTERN.h'
, needed by `GD.o'. Stop.
/usr/bin/make -- NOT OK
Running make test
Can't test without successful make
Running make install
make had returned bad status, install seems impossible
Old 05-22-2005, 12:38 AM   #2
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after messing with this for 19hours straight i figured out that i had to renstall perl. it works now


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