Re: ATTENTION WITH RED HAT 7 gcc 2.96 compiler

Subject: Re: ATTENTION WITH RED HAT 7 gcc 2.96 compiler
From: Jesper Skov (
Date: Tue Mar 13 2001 - 06:06:31 CST

>>>>> "Bernard" == Bernard REVET <> writes:

Bernard> The worst are the compilers which come with Red Hat 7 even
Bernard> the upgrade versions . Being so in a bleeding edge gcc 2.96
Bernard> is just not stable and should not be used if you do not want
Bernard> to be with nighmares while compiling . Just replace it with

I'm sorry, but that's just plain nonsense. Correct, the compiler is
not an official GCC release, but that does not make it any more
unstable than any other compiler shipped with past RHL releases.
After all, all your RH7 packages were built with that compiler...

Jesper / this one on my account, not speaking officially for RH

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