[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Current and upcoming toolchain changes for jessie

On Tue, May 07, 2013 at 03:25:29PM +0200, Matthias Klose wrote:
> The decision when to make GCC 4.8 the default for other architectures
> is left to the Debian port maintainers.

This makes using C++11 and other features only in 4.8 rather difficult.
Explicit build-deps on specific compilers are not ideal.  Can't we
make 4.8 the default across the board and add explicit build-deps to
packages which break with 4.8, rather than the other way around?


  .''`.  Roger Leigh
 : :' :  Debian GNU/Linux    http://people.debian.org/~rleigh/
 `. `'   schroot and sbuild  http://alioth.debian.org/projects/buildd-tools
   `-    GPG Public Key      F33D 281D 470A B443 6756 147C 07B3 C8BC 4083 E800

Reply to: