Re: Bug#263019: This bug is definitely RC
* Joel Baker <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2004-08-02 15:08]:
> > > If gcc-3.4 requires binutils (>= 2.15) the dependencies need an update.
> > you didn't give any reason. downgrading.
According to this bug gcc-3.4_3.4.1-5 uses the --as-needed option of
ld which is new in 2.15-1. If this is true, then not having the
correct versioned dependency will break partial upgrades where people
have older versions of binutils around; this is a RC bug.