Re: latest compilers

Connie Sieh (csieh@fnal.gov)
Tue, 14 Dec 1999 11:54:33 -0600

Note that Marc released it as "test". I assume it will move from
"test" to "supported" in the future.

-connie sieh

On Tue, 14 Dec 1999, Dan Yocum wrote:

> And the 'nays' have it - the egcs compiler will remain the same as what is
> shipped with Red Hat 6.1 and if people want a better/different compiler, they
> can use the one from KITS which Marc recently put out.
>
> Dan
>
> > James Amundson <amundson@fnal.gov> writes:
> >
> > > My (strong) vote:
> > >
> > > We should keep the compiler in the distribution the same as the compiler
> > > in the RedHat 6.1 distribution. Having the same compiler as the standard
> > > RedHat distribution greatly reduces the incompatibilities with the rest
> > > of the world.
> >
> > Right. I agree with Jim on this one.
> >
> > > GCC 2.95.2 should go into KITS.
> >
> > Yes. That would be great. I've had a request in for this for several
> > weeks now (ticket number 9193, if anyone reading this happens to be in
> > a position to help).
> >
> > rw2
> >
> > --
> > And miles to go before I sleep.
>
>
>
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