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gcc-snapshot for testing

>> I needed to test the building of one of my packages with gcc4.3.
>> However it turns out that gcc-snapshot from unstable contains the critical
>> bug, which makes impossible using it. At the same time the previous
>> version of the gcc-snapshot deb-package has been already deleted from
>> unstable.
>> As a result I spent two days on building of the previous version of
>> gcc-snapshot (I've got rather slow hardware) in order to make a patch
>> for FTBFS-bug instead of 15 minutes. :)
>> May be it would be better to enable the passing of gcc-snapshot into
>> testing but not to included it in stable releases?
>> It will allow to have a working instrument in such situations.
JC> http://snapshot.debian.net/gcc-snapshot

Thank You for the link, however I consider my proposal actual
nevertheless. Because using of testing area will provide some guarantees
for the gcc-snapshot package to be workable.

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