[Slackbuilds-users] hitting a problem with a SlackBuild

Larry Hajali larryhaja at gmail.com
Sun Dec 30 01:35:35 UTC 2012

Hello Glenn,

You could make a patch to remove the interactive portion of the build
process.  But it would be easier to just echo "y" to the build script
during configure time.
echo "y" | perl Makefile.PL

On Sat, Dec 29, 2012 at 5:13 PM, Glenn Becker <burningc at sdf.org> wrote:

> Hi all, and Happy Almost-2013,
> I've been packaging up some Perl modules recently and have run into an
> issue with one that I am not sure how to address.
> Inline is a Perl module that includes a sub-module, Inline::C. When the
> overall build gets to the spot where Inline::C is to be built, it goes
> interactive, a la the following:
> "Config.pm indicates that your version of Perl was built with this C
> compiler:
>     cc
> I have located this compiler on your system.
> Do you want to install Inline::C? [y]"
> Is it acceptable, in this case, to create a diff for this makefile that
> simply skips over the interactive bit and auto-supplies the "y"? I am not
> sure how else to accomplish this.
> Thanks,
> Glenn
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