Re: Bug#422297: ITP: g95 -- The G95 fortran compiler
On Friday 04 May 2007 16:41, Kevin B. McCarty wrote:
> Do you happen to know whether g95 uses the same ABI as either gfortran
> or g77? Because if not, maintaining FORTRAN library packages in Debian
> is going to become even more complicated, unless we are satisfied with
> just providing the g95 compiler but not providing sets of libraries that
> work with it.
I am pretty sure that g95 doesn't use the same ABI as gfortran. However, I
believe that it does use the g77 ABI. I would say that we should start
thinking about a Fortran policy. I would say that Debian's default compiler
for Fortran should be gfortran from the GCC.
Warren Turkal, Research Associate III/Systems Administrator
Colorado State University, Dept. of Atmospheric Science