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Wed Jul 15 09:16:10 UTC 2020
From: Hal Murray <hmurray at megapathdsl.net>
Subject: clang versions
Date: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 02:07:50 -0700
> I've got an 11.4 system with clang 10.0.0
> I've got several 12.1-RELEASE-p6 systems with clang 8.0.1
> I'd expect the newer releases to have newer (or at least the same) versions of
> Yet the full version info says:
> FreeBSD clang version 8.0.1 (tags/RELEASE_801/final 366581) (based on LLVM 8.0.1)
> Target: x86_64-unknown-freebsd12.1
> Thread model: posix
> InstalledDir: /usr/bin
> The Target line makes me think this is what was intended.
> Can somebody confirm that this apparent reversal of the version numbers is expected? If not, how do I fix it? (I may have fatfingered something when driving freebsd-update.)
> If this is expected, is there a good story?
It is because 11.4 is released later than 12.1.
See https://www.freebsd.org/releases/ for more information.
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