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September 17, 2022 13:51
Re: Building perl without taint-mode
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On Sat, 17 Sept 2022, 10:55 David Cantrell, <> wrote:

> On 10/09/2022 06:51, demerphq wrote:
> > On Sat, 10 Sept 2022, 00:09 David Cantrell, <
> > <>> wrote:
> >> The ability to build perl without taint-mode support briefly made it
> >> into 5.35.x but was pulled. Is there any plan to put it back in the
> >> 5.37.x series?
>  > It's still there, you just need to manually enable it in Configure.
> Sorry, I meant whether it was going to come back as a switch on the
> Configure command line, *that's* what was pulled.

What was pulled was the *interactive* enable. You can Configure it with the
appropriate -Accflags= invocation. I don't have my laptop handy to say
which define you need, but it should be listed in INSTALL.

Or look for emails by me on this subject. I document the flags there.



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