[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: recompiling kernels in Red Hat 7.2
On Wed, Jan 09, 2002 at 01:54:28PM -0600, Sean /The RIMBoy/ wrote:
> However, g++ does not do a good job of compilation. Dont know what they
> screwed up, but my friend took the same code to a 6.2 system and it worked
> just fine. Futhermore, he was using the code that was supposed to work
> with RH7. :(
Actually, better support for C++ was one of the reasons Red Hat gave
for using that particular version of gcc. It adheres to the standards
better, but unfortunately that breaks a lot of older code. (Code that
will break with gcc 3 also, BTW.)
> Well, they actually dropped alpha (RH that is), so that's kinda a moot
Actually they just announced 7.2 for alpha. I think Compaq has
basically taken over maintenance of it...
email@example.com | Southern Illinois Linux Users Group
(618)398-7360 | See web site for meeting details.
Steven Pritchard | http://www.silug.org/
To unsubscribe, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org with
"unsubscribe silug-discuss" in the body.