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From Stas Bekman <>
Subject Re: [MP2] problem with command line args to perl Makefile.PL (includes patch)
Date Mon, 06 Oct 2003 18:43:55 GMT
Andrew Wyllie wrote:
> (I'm resending this as I did not see it go through the first time)
> I was running into a problem trying to build MP2 with a name other
> than  After poking around for a while I found that the
> MP_LIBNAME arg on the command line was not replacing the default
> value of, but just appending it.  So if I specify something
> like:
>         perl MP_LIBNAME=mod_perl-2.0_cvs
> I get back something like:
>         mod_perl dso library will be built as mod_perl
>         mod_perl static library will be built as mod_perl mod_perl_1.99.10.a
> Anyway, I patched lib/ModPerl/ so that you can tell the script
> whether you want to append the command line arg or replace it.  The patch is
> included here, but someone should check to make sure that the options I have
> selected as appendable/replaceable are in fact such.

Looks like your choice is good. And thanks for the patch, Andrew. Do you mind 
to cleanup up the patch to conform with our style guide (no tabs, indent 4, 
and a few other small bits):

If not, I'll do that a bit later and commit it.

Stas Bekman            JAm_pH ------> Just Another mod_perl Hacker     mod_perl Guide --->

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