Re: Kernel 2.2.18 and GCC versions

From: Eric Lowe (
Date: Fri Oct 13 2000 - 07:13:34 EST


> > I will use 2.95.2, so that egcs seems to not being able to build 18-preX.
> egcs-1.1.2 builds 2.2.18pre. I know this because thats the compiler I use
> to build it. Its also the recommended compiler. 2.95 is still 'probably works'.
> In truth I think 2.95 is now at the point where if anything kernel side is
> broken it must be fairly obscure or a little used driver

I've been using 2.95.2 to build PPC kernels and it seems to work
OK, but I _know_ that 2.91.66 works with both 2.2 and 2.4 kernels so it should
probably be the recommended one. :)

Eric Lowe
Software Engineer, Systran Corporation

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