Solo has asked for the wisdom of the Perl Monks concerning the following question:

I'm trying to make ActiveState's Perl dist use Cygwin's gcc, but I can't get the compiler options correct in Could someone using a Perl dist build with gcc, please post the ccflags and cppflags lines from their

And if anyone's already done this, please share!

I am aware that Cygwin gcc (according to AS) cannot be used to build the AS Perl dist, but I'm taking a stab that I can use it to build modules...

May the Source be with you.

You said you wanted to be around when I made a mistake; well, this could be it, sweetheart.