On Mon, Mar 07, 2005 at 11:41:41AM +0000, Dr Gavin Seddon wrote:
> Where is gcc ver
> Linux debian1 2.6.10-9-amd64-generic #1 Wed Feb 9 22:01:40 CET 2005
> x86_64 GNU/Linux is uname?
> On Mon, 2005-03-07 at 11:30 +0100, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > On Mon, Mar 07, 2005 at 10:27:40AM +0000, Dr Gavin Seddon wrote:
> > > Hi,
> > > I am trying to install a test ver of vmware. It complains my gcc ver
> > > isnot the one that built the kernel. So I looked on faq and found I
> > > need the any-any patch. I downloaded it but it won' install. Has
> > > anyone installed vmware that can help?
> > >
> > Type uname -a.
> > In the name of the kernel, there is the gcc version used to compile this
> > kernel.
> > Install the exact version and compile with it.
> > seb
My mistake. The version of the compiler is included in the RH and
Mandrake kernel release, not really the debian.
Anyway, if distribution is pure64, it should be the gcc-3.3..
If it is gcc-3.4 then, it is gcc-3.4. (indeed).
You can try any gcc by installing gcc-3.x (where x is 3 or 4).