Re: GCC-4.5 as the default for (at least some) architectures
Matthias Klose, le Wed 02 Mar 2011 02:34:01 +0100, a écrit :
> I'll make gcc-4.5 the default for (at least some) architectures within the next
> two weeks before more transitions start. GCC-4.5 is already used as the default
> compiler for almost any other distribution, so there shouldn't be many surprises
> on at least the common architectures. About 50% of the build failures exposed
> by GCC-4.5 are fixed . I didn't see issues on amd64 and i386, armel
> (although optimized for a different processor) and powerpc (some object files
> linked into shared libs had to be built as pic).
> As the maintainer file for the ports in GCC is a bit outdated, I'd like to ask
> which architectures should do the switch together with the four architectures
> mentioned above, and which not, and which ones should be better delayed, or dropped.
I believe you can switch hurd-i386 too. I have rebuilt the hurd package
just to make sure, and it just works like a charm.