That's not so miserable. ;) In fact, it's pretty much how any error message looks with Inline::C.
Open the .xs file in the directory pointed to in the error message. Find the line mentioned in the error message (lines 6 and 33, I think). There is a problem somewhere nearby. Don't edit the XS file, edit the same line (but different line number) in your Perl/C source file.
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