HEADS DOWN: gcc 4.2 import

Kris Kennaway kris at obsecurity.org
Wed May 16 19:48:17 UTC 2007


On Wed, May 16, 2007 at 12:15:03PM -0700, Matthew Jacob wrote:
> >> >> regards
> >> >> Claus
> >> >>
> >> >Some stuff is for gcc41 but thanks- I'll see if this works for me.
> >>
> >> I guess you just download contrib-gcc42.tar.gz rather than
> >> contrib-gcc41.tar.gz.
> >
> >I think this pre-dates symbol versioning, which is apparently the
> >current blocking issue.
> 
> 
> Do I take this to mean "not yet" for patches to try?

It should be fine if you are only compiling the kernel, but you'll
probably have to patch against a pre-symver tree to make world with.

Kris


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