[Catalyst] build system - was: A few questions (possibly a FAQ)
uwe.voelker at gmx.de
Tue Dec 20 14:57:09 CET 2005
> Right now it is part of a larger build environment which builds a
> working 5.8.7 perl with many modules we need for our product (working in
> the sense of the right options are used for our application, which
> include threading, large ints, etc. which the various distributions
Okay, so I would disable threading and I guess large ints are standard
> Might work under Cygwin today.
I don't care if it works under Windows.
> I am trying to get it to build a working Catalyst install (not a
> minimalistic one, but a fully functional one), and have discovered the
> joy of dependency purgatory. Makes Mason's dependency tree look tame
> (its not).
Yes, and for the plugins / ORM you need some more...
> This system will (upon completion) generate a competely functional
> Perl tree + all our modules. It wouldn't be hard to separate it out so
> that it built a completely functional Perl tree + Catalyst modules. If
> someone wants that, please let me know, and we can post it. It is a
> work in progress so it might not be fully functional right now (it
> isn't, as I keep adding little things like authentication).
Does the environment go into chroot, or do you only use your custom perl
(which has it's private library paths)?
Thanks a lot.
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