Compiling error

Raul Dias raul at
Thu May 23 12:04:28 CDT 2002

Marcelo Welter <pouback at> wrote:
>Dear friends
>In my daily update of cvs i have a error:
>winetest.c:28: EXTERN.h: No such file or directory
>winetest.c:29: perl.h: No such file or directory
>make[2]: *** [winetest.o] Error 1
>i run "cvs update -AdP" and not resolv this case
>I delete the file winetest.c, but after cvs update the error back
>Well, anybody can help me...?

Hi Marcelo,

You need perl headers installed.
The package for it changes from distro to distro.
If you use Conectiva Linux for example,
you can just run
apt-get install perl-devel

Raul Dias

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