I think the error message is quite helpful:
Zitiere Yuriy Taranovych <yuriy.taranovych@stripped>:
> /usr/i386-linux/bin/ld: cannot find -lz
> An error occurred while linking the DBD::mysql driver. The error
> message seems to indicate that you don't have a libz.a, libgz.a,
> libz.so or libgz.so. This is typically resolved by:
> 1.) You may try to remove the -lz or -lgz flag from the libs list
> by using the --libs switch for "perl Makefile.PL".
> 2.) On Red Hat Linux install libz-devel
> 3.) On other systems, please contact the mailing list
I have no idea what the equivalent of "libz-devel" on OpenLinux
is, but I would assume there is one.