Re: gcc problems

From: Andrew Morton <>
Date: 2004-02-06 19:43:46
Ian Wienand <> wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 06, 2004 at 12:00:58AM -0800, Andrew Morton wrote:
> > gcc-3.3.2/ia64 is falling over here with my current tree so I'm trying to
> > build gcc-3.4 from current gcc CVS.
> That probably shouldn't be happening... It's what we use all the time.
> I assume gcc is segfaulting?

I rebuilt and it went away.  It could have been a 2.6 kernel bug ;)

> > Is there some trick to this?  And what is the preferred gcc version for
> > ia64 kernels?
> Well I don't know exactly about that CVS gcc problem, but something
> that may be useful if you use Debian is that there is a little known
> 'gcc-snapshot' package that is usually quite up to date and saves you
> having to build yourself.  See the README.Debian for a sample wrapper.

I would prefer to build gcc direct from the gcc team, really, thanks.

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