cvs commit: ports/lang/gcc41/files patch-c-decl.c ports/lang/gcc34/files patch-c-decl.c

David O'Brien obrien at
Thu Sep 8 10:40:40 PDT 2005

On Thu, Sep 08, 2005 at 07:05:42PM +0200, Gerald Pfeifer wrote:
> On Wed, 7 Sep 2005, David E. O'Brien wrote:
> >   Added files:
> >     lang/gcc41/files     patch-c-decl.c 
> >     lang/gcc34/files     patch-c-decl.c 
> >   Log:
> >   Fix bug where static forward declarations weren't accepted.
> >   This allows us to fix non-ISO-C constructs in our kernel to legal ISO-C.
> Why only gcc34 and gcc41, but not gcc40?

Those are the only two versions applicable to FreeBSD's /usr/src right
now.  If this gets back ported to the gcc 4.0 branch we'll pick it up
thru the back door.

> And why the hurry?

People are trying to compile /src/src with GCC 4.x and proposing bad
changes.  I want to get the bug fix out.
-- David  (obrien at

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