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Re: egcs (New GCC)

Rob Browning wrote:

> Vincent Renardias <vincent@waw.com> writes:
> > one more is probably not a problem, as long as it Provides:,
> Conflicts:
> > with the other packages correctly.
> It would be really nice if we could have gcc and egcc installed
> concurrently.  Then it would be easy to check suspected problems in
> each compiler's behavior against the other.  It would also make gcc an
> easy fallback for cases that egcc doesn't initially handle well.

This is actually quite easy to do.  Just rename egcc's frontend to
"/usr/bin/egcc" or something like that, and they coexist wonderfully.


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