stable and perl5.8.2: PL_exit_flags undefined

Kent Stewart kstewart at
Sat Apr 3 00:08:51 PST 2004

On Friday 02 April 2004 11:53 pm, Harlan Stenn wrote:
> I am seeing this all of a sudden (after a portupgrade -afRr):
> > /usr/local/bin/perl5.8.2
> /usr/libexec/ /usr/local/bin/perl5.8.2: Undefined symbol
> "PL_exit_flags"
> Any ideas what is going on and how I can fix it?
> a "make test" in the perl5.8 port/ area runs fine...

When I updated to 5.8, I followed the example in /usr/ports/UPDATING 
with the addition of a "use.perl port" in between the portupgrade of 
perl from 5.6.1 to 5.8 and the upgrade of all of the p5-ports. I am not 
obviously having problems, so,I don't know if this helps.


Kent Stewart
Richland, WA

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