I didn't think of that since it wasn't in the howto...  Did the following:

root@Compiler:/media# apt-get install pthread*
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree      
Reading state information... Done
Note, selecting 'libpthread-stubs0' for regex 'pthread*'
Note, selecting 'libpthread-stubs0-dev' for regex 'pthread*'
The following NEW packages will be installed:
  libpthread-stubs0 libpthread-stubs0-dev
0 upgraded, 2 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
Need to get 5,614 B of archives.
After this operation, 81.9 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Get:1 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ natty/main libpthread-stubs0 amd64 0.3-2 [3,202 B]
Get:2 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ natty/main libpthread-stubs0-dev amd64 0.3-2 [2,412 B]
Fetched 5,614 B in 0s (13.5 kB/s)               
Selecting previously deselected package libpthread-stubs0.
(Reading database ... 150707 files and directories currently installed.)
Unpacking libpthread-stubs0 (from .../libpthread-stubs0_0.3-2_amd64.deb) ...
Selecting previously deselected package libpthread-stubs0-dev.
Unpacking libpthread-stubs0-dev (from .../libpthread-stubs0-dev_0.3-2_amd64.deb) ...
Setting up libpthread-stubs0 (0.3-2) ...
Setting up libpthread-stubs0-dev (0.3-2) ...



Still the same output from bitbake though:

dan@Compiler:~/overo-oe$ rm /home/dan/overo-oe/tmp/work/x86_64-linux/perl-native-5.10.1-r10/temp/log.do_compile.3510
dan@Compiler:~/overo-oe$ bitbake perl-native
Loading cache: 100% |####################################################################################################################| ETA:  00:00:00
Loaded 7209 entries from dependency cache.
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support fso-apm because regular apmd is good enough                                                              | ETA:  --:--:--
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support libiconv because the glibc builtin iconv replacement is used
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support libiconv because the glibc builtin iconv replacement is used
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support bluez-libs because bluez-libs 3.x has been replaced by bluez4
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support bluez-libs because bluez-libs 3.x has been replaced by bluez4
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support ipkg because ipkg has been superseded by opkg
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support bluez-utils because bluez-utils 3.x has been replaced by bluez4                                          | ETA:  00:00:04
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support libiconv because the glibc builtin iconv replacement is used                                             | ETA:  00:00:02
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support bluez-libs because bluez-libs 3.x has been replaced by bluez4                                            | ETA:  00:00:01
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support bluez-utils because bluez-utils 3.x has been replaced by bluez4                                          | ETA:  00:00:01
Parsing recipes: 100% |##################################################################################################################| ETA:  00:00:00
Parsing of 7342 .bb files complete (6586 cached, 756 parsed). 7985 targets, 318 skipped, 2 masked, 0 errors.
WARNING: No bb files matched BBFILE_PATTERN_user '^/home/dan/overo-oe/user.collection/recipes'

Build Configuration:
BB_VERSION        = "1.12.0"
METADATA_BRANCH   = "overo"
METADATA_REVISION = "5f79a98"
TARGET_ARCH       = "arm"
TARGET_OS         = "linux-gnueabi"
MACHINE           = "overo"
DISTRO            = "angstrom"
DISTRO_VERSION    = "2010.7-test-20110415"
TARGET_FPU        = "hard"

NOTE: Resolving any missing task queue dependencies
NOTE: Preparing runqueue
NOTE: Executing RunQueue Tasks
NOTE: Running task 36 of 73 (ID: 13, /home/dan/overo-oe/org.openembedded.dev/recipes/perl/perl-native_5.10.1.bb, do_compile)
NOTE: package perl-native-5.10.1-r10: task do_compile: Started
ERROR: Logfile of failure stored in: /home/dan/overo-oe/tmp/work/x86_64-linux/perl-native-5.10.1-r10/temp/log.do_compile.3734
Log data follows:
| + do_compile
| + base_do_compile
| + '[' -e Makefile -o -e makefile -o -e GNUmakefile ']'
| + oe_runmake
| + oenote make -e MAKEFLAGS=
| + echo NOTE: 'make -e MAKEFLAGS='
| NOTE: make -e MAKEFLAGS=
| + make -e MAKEFLAGS=
| gcc -L/home/dan/overo-oe/tmp/sysroots/x86_64-linux/usr/lib -Wl,-rpath-link,/home/dan/overo-oe/tmp/sysroots/x86_64-linux/usr/lib -Wl,-rpath,/home/dan/overo-oe/tmp/sysroots/x86_64-linux/usr/lib -Wl,-O1 -fstack-protector -L/usr/local/lib -o miniperl \
|             gv.o toke.o perly.o pad.o regcomp.o dump.o util.o mg.o reentr.o mro.o hv.o av.o run.o pp_hot.o sv.o pp.o scope.o pp_ctl.o pp_sys.o doop.o doio.o regexec.o utf8.o taint.o deb.o universal.o xsutils.o globals.o perlio.o perlapi.o numeric.o mathoms.o locale.o pp_pack.o pp_sort.o  \
|           miniperlmain.o opmini.o perlmini.o
| util.o: In function `Perl_safesysmalloc':
| util.c:(.text+0x4d8): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| util.o: In function `Perl_safesysrealloc':
| util.c:(.text+0x570): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| util.o: In function `Perl_croak_nocontext':
| util.c:(.text+0x1946): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| util.o: In function `Perl_safesyscalloc':
| util.c:(.text+0x19a0): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| util.o: In function `Perl_die_nocontext':
| util.c:(.text+0x20d6): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| util.o:util.c:(.text+0x2216): more undefined references to `pthread_getspecific' follow
| util.o: In function `Perl_set_context':
| util.c:(.text+0x3ebe): undefined reference to `pthread_setspecific'
| util.o: In function `Perl_my_snprintf':
| util.c:(.text+0x6cc5): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| util.o: In function `Perl_my_vsnprintf':
| util.c:(.text+0x6d90): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| util.o: In function `Perl_get_context':
| util.c:(.text+0x3ea7): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| mg.o: In function `Perl_csighandler':
| mg.c:(.text+0x234a): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| mg.o: In function `Perl_sighandler':
| mg.c:(.text+0x6030): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| reentr.o:reentr.c:(.text+0x3eb): more undefined references to `pthread_getspecific' follow
| sv.o: In function `perl_clone':
| sv.c:(.text+0xb802): undefined reference to `pthread_setspecific'
| sv.o: In function `Perl_sv_setpvf_mg_nocontext':
| sv.c:(.text+0x13665): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| sv.o: In function `Perl_sv_setpvf_nocontext':
| sv.c:(.text+0x13815): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| sv.o: In function `Perl_newSVpvf_nocontext':
| sv.c:(.text+0x13a06): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| sv.o: In function `Perl_sv_catpvf_mg_nocontext':
| sv.c:(.text+0x13be5): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| sv.o: In function `Perl_sv_catpvf_nocontext':
| sv.c:(.text+0x13fd5): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| pp.o: In function `Perl_pp_pow':
| pp.c:(.text+0x3390): undefined reference to `pow'
| pp.o: In function `Perl_pp_modulo':
| pp.c:(.text+0x4128): undefined reference to `floor'
| pp.c:(.text+0x415c): undefined reference to `floor'
| pp.c:(.text+0x4520): undefined reference to `fmod'
| pp.o: In function `Perl_pp_atan2':
| pp.c:(.text+0x9330): undefined reference to `atan2'
| pp.o: In function `Perl_pp_sin':
| pp.c:(.text+0x94e2): undefined reference to `sin'
| pp.o: In function `Perl_pp_int':
| pp.c:(.text+0x9a11): undefined reference to `floor'
| pp.c:(.text+0x9a31): undefined reference to `ceil'
| pp.o:(.rodata+0x220): undefined reference to `cos'
| pp.o:(.rodata+0x228): undefined reference to `sin'
| pp.o:(.rodata+0x230): undefined reference to `sin'
| pp.o:(.rodata+0x238): undefined reference to `exp'
| pp.o:(.rodata+0x240): undefined reference to `log'
| pp.o:(.rodata+0x248): undefined reference to `sqrt'
| perlio.o: In function `PerlIO_debug':
| perlio.c:(.text+0x774): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| perlio.c:(.text+0x82f): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| perlio.o: In function `PerlIOUnix_refcnt_dec':
| perlio.c:(.text+0x4b4f): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| perlio.o: In function `PerlIO_releaseFILE':
| perlio.c:(.text+0x4f72): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| perlio.o: In function `PerlIO_getname':
| perlio.c:(.text+0x559b): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| perlio.o:perlio.c:(.text+0x55bf): more undefined references to `pthread_getspecific' follow
| pp_pack.o: In function `S_pack_rec':
| pp_pack.c:(.text+0x6fd8): undefined reference to `floor'
| pp_pack.c:(.text+0x6ff3): undefined reference to `floor'
| pp_pack.c:(.text+0x7028): undefined reference to `floor'
| opmini.o: In function `Perl_load_module_nocontext':
| opmini.c:(.text+0xeccf): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| perlmini.o: In function `perl_alloc':
| perlmini.c:(.text+0x432): undefined reference to `pthread_setspecific'
| perlmini.c:(.text+0x45f): undefined reference to `pthread_key_create'
| perlmini.c:(.text+0x475): undefined reference to `pthread_setspecific'
| perlmini.o: In function `perl_fini':
| perlmini.c:(.text+0x587): undefined reference to `pthread_key_delete'
| collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
| make: *** [miniperl] Error 1
| + die 'oe_runmake failed'
| + oefatal 'oe_runmake failed'
| + echo FATAL: 'oe_runmake failed'
| FATAL: oe_runmake failed
| + exit 1
NOTE: package perl-native-5.10.1-r10: task do_compile: Failed
ERROR: Function 'do_compile' failed (see /home/dan/overo-oe/tmp/work/x86_64-linux/perl-native-5.10.1-r10/temp/log.do_compile.3734 for further information)
ERROR: Task 13 (/home/dan/overo-oe/org.openembedded.dev/recipes/perl/perl-native_5.10.1.bb, do_compile) failed with exit code '1'
ERROR: '/home/dan/overo-oe/org.openembedded.dev/recipes/perl/perl-native_5.10.1.bb' failed





From: Steven <gumstix-users@siyuz.net>
To: General mailing list for gumstix users. <gumstix-users@lists.sourceforge.net>
Sent: Fri, April 15, 2011 3:14:12 PM
Subject: Re: [Gumstix-users] Problems making PERL? Problems with Bitbake

Obvious thing to try is make sure libpthread is properly installed, and make sure the right architecture is installed.

On Fri, Apr 15, 2011 at 3:07 PM, Dan Brown <dan@lantzer.org> wrote:
I deleted the previous log, but otherwise left the tmp directory alone.I changed my Bitbake version to 1.12.0 after reading another similar post.  I can revert back again if needed.  Following is the my output:



dan@Compiler:~/overo-oe$ bitbake perl-native
Loading cache: 100% |####################################################################################################################| ETA:  00:00:00
Loaded 7209 entries from dependency cache.
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support fso-apm because regular apmd is good enough                                                              | ETA:  --:--:--
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support libiconv because the glibc builtin iconv replacement is used
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support libiconv because the glibc builtin iconv replacement is used
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support bluez-libs because bluez-libs 3.x has been replaced by bluez4
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support bluez-libs because bluez-libs 3.x has been replaced by bluez4
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support ipkg because ipkg has been superseded by opkg
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support bluez-utils because bluez-utils 3.x has been replaced by bluez4                                          | ETA:  00:00:04
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support libiconv because the glibc builtin iconv replacement is used                                             | ETA:  00:00:02
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support bluez-libs because bluez-libs 3.x has been replaced by bluez4                                            | ETA:  00:00:01
NOTE: Angstrom DOES NOT support bluez-utils because bluez-utils 3.x has been replaced by bluez4                                          | ETA:  00:00:01
Parsing recipes: 100% |##################################################################################################################| ETA:  00:00:00
Parsing of 7342 .bb files complete (6586 cached, 756 parsed). 7985 targets, 318 skipped, 2 masked, 0 errors.
WARNING: No bb files matched BBFILE_PATTERN_user '^/home/dan/overo-oe/user.collection/recipes'

Build Configuration:
BB_VERSION        = "1.12.0"
METADATA_BRANCH   = "overo"
METADATA_REVISION = "5f79a98"
TARGET_ARCH       = "arm"
TARGET_OS         = "linux-gnueabi"
MACHINE           = "overo"
DISTRO            = "angstrom"
DISTRO_VERSION    = "2010.7-test-20110415"
TARGET_FPU        = "hard"

NOTE: Resolving any missing task queue dependencies
NOTE: Preparing runqueue
NOTE: Executing RunQueue Tasks
NOTE: Running task 36 of 73 (ID: 13, /home/dan/overo-oe/org.openembedded.dev/recipes/perl/perl-native_5.10.1.bb, do_compile)

NOTE: package perl-native-5.10.1-r10: task do_compile: Started
ERROR: Logfile of failure stored in: /home/dan/overo-oe/tmp/work/x86_64-linux/perl-native-5.10.1-r10/temp/log.do_compile.3510

Log data follows:
| + do_compile
| + base_do_compile
| + '[' -e Makefile -o -e makefile -o -e GNUmakefile ']'
| + oe_runmake
| + oenote make -e MAKEFLAGS=
| + echo NOTE: 'make -e MAKEFLAGS='
| NOTE: make -e MAKEFLAGS=
| + make -e MAKEFLAGS=
| gcc -L/home/dan/overo-oe/tmp/sysroots/x86_64-linux/usr/lib -Wl,-rpath-link,/home/dan/overo-oe/tmp/sysroots/x86_64-linux/usr/lib -Wl,-rpath,/home/dan/overo-oe/tmp/sysroots/x86_64-linux/usr/lib -Wl,-O1 -fstack-protector -L/usr/local/lib -o miniperl \
|             gv.o toke.o perly.o pad.o regcomp.o dump.o util.o mg.o reentr.o mro.o hv.o av.o run.o pp_hot.o sv.o pp.o scope.o pp_ctl.o pp_sys.o doop.o doio.o regexec.o utf8.o taint.o deb.o universal.o xsutils.o globals.o perlio.o perlapi.o numeric.o mathoms.o locale.o pp_pack.o pp_sort.o  \
|           miniperlmain.o opmini.o perlmini.o
| util.o: In function `Perl_safesysmalloc':
| util.c:(.text+0x4d8): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| util.o: In function `Perl_safesysrealloc':
| util.c:(.text+0x570): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| util.o: In function `Perl_croak_nocontext':
| util.c:(.text+0x1946): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| util.o: In function `Perl_safesyscalloc':
| util.c:(.text+0x19a0): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| util.o: In function `Perl_die_nocontext':
| util.c:(.text+0x20d6): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| util.o:util.c:(.text+0x2216): more undefined references to `pthread_getspecific' follow
| util.o: In function `Perl_set_context':
| util.c:(.text+0x3ebe): undefined reference to `pthread_setspecific'
| util.o: In function `Perl_my_snprintf':
| util.c:(.text+0x6cc5): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| util.o: In function `Perl_my_vsnprintf':
| util.c:(.text+0x6d90): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| util.o: In function `Perl_get_context':
| util.c:(.text+0x3ea7): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| mg.o: In function `Perl_csighandler':
| mg.c:(.text+0x234a): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| mg.o: In function `Perl_sighandler':
| mg.c:(.text+0x6030): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| reentr.o:reentr.c:(.text+0x3eb): more undefined references to `pthread_getspecific' follow
| sv.o: In function `perl_clone':
| sv.c:(.text+0xb802): undefined reference to `pthread_setspecific'
| sv.o: In function `Perl_sv_setpvf_mg_nocontext':
| sv.c:(.text+0x13665): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| sv.o: In function `Perl_sv_setpvf_nocontext':
| sv.c:(.text+0x13815): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| sv.o: In function `Perl_newSVpvf_nocontext':
| sv.c:(.text+0x13a06): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| sv.o: In function `Perl_sv_catpvf_mg_nocontext':
| sv.c:(.text+0x13be5): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| sv.o: In function `Perl_sv_catpvf_nocontext':
| sv.c:(.text+0x13fd5): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| pp.o: In function `Perl_pp_pow':
| pp.c:(.text+0x3390): undefined reference to `pow'
| pp.o: In function `Perl_pp_modulo':
| pp.c:(.text+0x4128): undefined reference to `floor'
| pp.c:(.text+0x415c): undefined reference to `floor'
| pp.c:(.text+0x4520): undefined reference to `fmod'
| pp.o: In function `Perl_pp_atan2':
| pp.c:(.text+0x9330): undefined reference to `atan2'
| pp.o: In function `Perl_pp_sin':
| pp.c:(.text+0x94e2): undefined reference to `sin'
| pp.o: In function `Perl_pp_int':
| pp.c:(.text+0x9a11): undefined reference to `floor'
| pp.c:(.text+0x9a31): undefined reference to `ceil'
| pp.o:(.rodata+0x220): undefined reference to `cos'
| pp.o:(.rodata+0x228): undefined reference to `sin'
| pp.o:(.rodata+0x230): undefined reference to `sin'
| pp.o:(.rodata+0x238): undefined reference to `exp'
| pp.o:(.rodata+0x240): undefined reference to `log'
| pp.o:(.rodata+0x248): undefined reference to `sqrt'
| perlio.o: In function `PerlIO_debug':
| perlio.c:(.text+0x774): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| perlio.c:(.text+0x82f): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| perlio.o: In function `PerlIOUnix_refcnt_dec':
| perlio.c:(.text+0x4b4f): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| perlio.o: In function `PerlIO_releaseFILE':
| perlio.c:(.text+0x4f72): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| perlio.o: In function `PerlIO_getname':
| perlio.c:(.text+0x559b): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| perlio.o:perlio.c:(.text+0x55bf): more undefined references to `pthread_getspecific' follow
| pp_pack.o: In function `S_pack_rec':
| pp_pack.c:(.text+0x6fd8): undefined reference to `floor'
| pp_pack.c:(.text+0x6ff3): undefined reference to `floor'
| pp_pack.c:(.text+0x7028): undefined reference to `floor'
| opmini.o: In function `Perl_load_module_nocontext':
| opmini.c:(.text+0xeccf): undefined reference to `pthread_getspecific'
| perlmini.o: In function `perl_alloc':
| perlmini.c:(.text+0x432): undefined reference to `pthread_setspecific'
| perlmini.c:(.text+0x45f): undefined reference to `pthread_key_create'
| perlmini.c:(.text+0x475): undefined reference to `pthread_setspecific'
| perlmini.o: In function `perl_fini':
| perlmini.c:(.text+0x587): undefined reference to `pthread_key_delete'
| collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
| make: *** [miniperl] Error 1
| + die 'oe_runmake failed'
| + oefatal 'oe_runmake failed'
| + echo FATAL: 'oe_runmake failed'
| FATAL: oe_runmake failed
| + exit 1
NOTE: package perl-native-5.10.1-r10: task do_compile: Failed
ERROR: Function 'do_compile' failed (see /home/dan/overo-oe/tmp/work/x86_64-linux/perl-native-5.10.1-r10/temp/log.do_compile.3510 for further information)
ERROR: Task 13 (/home/dan/overo-oe/org.openembedded.dev/recipes/perl/perl-native_5.10.1.bb, do_compile) failed with exit code '1'
ERROR: '/home/dan/overo-oe/org.openembedded.dev/recipes/perl/perl-native_5.10.1.bb' failed


From: Scott Ellis <scott@jumpnowtek.com>
To: General mailing list for gumstix users. <gumstix-users@lists.sourceforge.net>
Sent: Fri, April 15, 2011 1:56:21 PM
Subject: Re: [Gumstix-users] Problems making PERL? Problems with Bitbake

Switching to 32-bit shouldn't be necessary. All my systems are 64-bit
Ubuntu. 10.10 now.

What if you just run

bitbake perl-native

What happens?

Scott

--
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