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Re: Choice of gcc versions for kernel modules

Bastian Blank <waldi@debian.org> writes:
> On Sun, Jun 18, 2006 at 06:44:47PM -0700, Russ Allbery wrote:

>> I'm not sure what to do with bug #374367 against OpenAFS, so I'm asking
>> for advice.  The short version (slightly longer version in the bug log)
>> is that the archive has switched from gcc 4.0 to gcc 4.1, but the AMD64
>> kernel (at least -- I haven't checked other architectures) was built
>> with gcc 4.0.  However, CC in the linux-headers packages is set to just
>> "gcc" and therefore uses the system default.

> Any reason why you don't ask the maintainer of the kernels?

Mostly because I didn't know if it was a stupid question.  :)  Next time I
should just mail debian-kernel?

> The problem will be fixed with the next upload.

Excellent, thank you.  Is there an existing bug with which I should merge
the OpenAFS bug?

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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