Re: [alpha, hppa] GCC-4.3 as the default compilers for lenny?
On Sat, Mar 22, 2008 at 4:33 PM, Matthias Klose <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> For all ports besides alpha and hppa we plan to make GCC-4.3 the
> default compilers for lenny.
> - both alpha and hppa show regressions in the glibc testsuite when
> built with GCC-4.3
What is the list of regressions?
> - gcj has a lot of regressions in 4.3 on alpha (but doesn't work in
> 4.2 either).
> - gij/gcj shows bus errors on hppa (either 4.2 or 4.3).
Has gij/gcj ever worked on hppa-linux?
> Please could the porter teams give some advice (drop the architecture
> for the lenny release, use another (which?) compiler version, drop
> gcj/java support, or fix things)?