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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report
Thursday March 21, 2002
Newest vim + newest perl
I just tried to build the latest vim
(version 6.1 beta) with the latest perl (DEVEL15372) and it worked. Magically. And my build of perl was ithreads- and perlio-enabled. Cool, uh? The only difficult part was to figure out to specify an alternative perl, built with -Dversiononly (this means that the binary is named perl5.7.3
instead of perl
). The configure
command-line for vim should be something like:
vi_cv_path_perl=/opt/perl/bin/perl5.7.3 ./configure --enable-perlinterp ...
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