[CentOS] Getting EXTERN.h, perl.h, etc

Christoph Maser cmr at financial.com
Thu Dec 3 17:58:56 UTC 2009

Am Donnerstag, den 03.12.2009, 18:43 +0100 schrieb Charles E Campbell
> Hello:
> I have a Fedora Core 11 system at home (Centos 5.2 at work).  I'd like
> to build vim with huge and perl.  This works under Centos, but fails at
> home: no EXTERN.h or perl.h (and, presumably, other things).  So: is
> there a yum package I should be downloading, and if so, which one?
> (both the home computer and the work computer are 64-bit systems)
> Thank you,
> Chip Campbell

The command:
yum provides "*/$filename"

will tell you wich packages provide a certain file


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