[darwinbuild] perl 5.8.1 (perl-25.2)

Dale Walsh dale at daleenterprise.com
Wed Nov 30 23:39:45 PST 2005

On Nov 30, 2005, at 21:13 , Daniel J. Luke wrote:

> On Nov 30, 2005, at 6:46 AM, Dale Walsh wrote:
>> While I build the Perl software I'm experiencing an issue that  
>> involves setrgid and setruid not being implemented.
> http://rt.perl.org/rt3/index.html?q=24122
> username: guest
> password: guest
> I believe that support is disabled in the hints file for darwin as  
> the calls don't act the way perl expects/wants them to.

I can confirm that this appears to be fixed in 5.8.7 and in Tiger.

  I ran the tests listed at the provided link using 5.8.1 and it  
failed but building 5.8.7 it didn't fail.
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Summary of my perl5 (revision 5 version 8 subversion 7) configuration:
     osname=darwin, osvers=7.9, archname=darwin-thread-multi-2level
     uname='darwin mustangrestomods.com 8.0 darwin kernel version  
7.9.0: wed mar 30 20:11:17 pdt 2005;  
root:xnu-517.12.7.obj~3release_ppc power macintosh powerpc '
     config_args='-ds -e -Dprefix=/usr -Dccflags=-g  -pipe  - 
Dldflags=-Dman3ext=3pm -Duseithreads -Duseshrplib'
     hint=recommended, useposix=true, d_sigaction=define
     usethreads=define use5005threads=undef useithreads=define  
     useperlio=define d_sfio=undef uselargefiles=define usesocks=undef
     use64bitint=undef use64bitall=undef uselongdouble=undef
     usemymalloc=n, bincompat5005=undef
     cc='cc', ccflags ='-g -pipe -fno-common -DPERL_DARWIN -no-cpp- 
precomp -fno-strict-aliasing -I/usr/local/include',
     cppflags='-no-cpp-precomp -g -pipe -fno-common -DPERL_DARWIN -no- 
cpp-precomp -fno-strict-aliasing -I/usr/local/include'
     ccversion='', gccversion='3.3 20030304 (Apple Computer, Inc.  
build 1495)', gccosandvers=''
     intsize=4, longsize=4, ptrsize=4, doublesize=8, byteorder=4321
     d_longlong=define, longlongsize=8, d_longdbl=define, longdblsize=8
     ivtype='long', ivsize=4, nvtype='double', nvsize=8,  
Off_t='off_t', lseeksize=8
     alignbytes=8, prototype=define
   Linker and Libraries:
     ld='env MACOSX_DEPLOYMENT_TARGET=10.3 cc', ldflags ='-L/usr/ 
     libpth=/usr/local/lib /usr/lib
     libs=-ldbm -ldl -lm -lc
     perllibs=-ldl -lm -lc
     libc=/usr/lib/libc.dylib, so=dylib, useshrplib=true,  
   Dynamic Linking:
     dlsrc=dl_dlopen.xs, dlext=bundle, d_dlsymun=undef, ccdlflags=' '
     cccdlflags=' ', lddlflags='-bundle -undefined dynamic_lookup -L/ 

Characteristics of this binary (from libperl):
   Locally applied patches:
         23953 - fix for File::Path::rmtree CAN-2004-0452 security  
issue (included in 5.8.7 - Not Required)
         33990 - fix for setuid perl security issues ( included in  
5.8.7 - Not Required)
   Built under darwin
   Compiled at Nov 29 2005 05:25:20


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