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Re: recommended gcc compiler version

Just pointing out that maybe, we'll want to have an egcs 1.1.2 package  
just like we have a gcc 2.7.2 package.

On linux-kernel,
alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk (Alan Cox)  wrote on 22.12.00 in <E149NvR-0004Kz-00@the-village.bc.nu>:

> For i386
> 2.2.18
> 	gcc 2.7.2 or egcs-1.1.2
> 	gcc 2.95 and current Red Hat 2.96 both seem to generate valid kernels
> 		but are not recommended (insufficient testing)
> 2.4.0test
> 	egcs-1.1.2
> 	(gcc 2.95 miscompiles some of the long long uses)
> 	Red Hat's 2.96 seems to generate valid kernels but don't expect
> 		sympathy if you report a bug in one built that way

MfG Kai

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