HEADS DOWN: gcc 4.2 import

Roman Divacky rdivacky at freebsd.org
Wed May 16 20:56:58 UTC 2007

On Wed, May 16, 2007 at 12:28:51PM -0700, Matthew Jacob wrote:
> >>
> >> Do I take this to mean "not yet" for patches to try?
> >
> >Symbol versioning only affects userland libraries and linker.  It
> >shouldn't matter for kernel code that you're looking to validate.
> >
> Well, sure, in which case I just might as well build gcc4.2 stock
> rather than apply patches to the tree.

I dont think that will work.. we have some printf changes etc. iirc
so you cannot build kernel with stock gcc. just use what kan@ provides
on the web. I am sure he wont mind some testing


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