Upgrading Included GCC

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Mon Jul 10 17:23:10 UTC 2006

> I've already installed it, I should have mentioned 
> that--sorry. What I mean is 
> there a way to where when I type 'gcc' or 'g++' it uses gcc41 
> or g++41? I 
> know I could use symlinks but that would entail removing the 
> gcc 3.4.2 
> binaries which I'm afraid might be insecure.

i don't know what you want to do with it, but if you
compile some standards-aware software, you'd be able
to set CC and CPP, CXX as environment variable to the
binaries you installed

export CC="/usr/local/gcc41/bin/gcc" for example.
maybe this works. dunno for sure, but worth a try ;-)

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