Gentoo Archives: gentoo-ppc-dev

From: Pieter Van den Abeele <pvdabeel@g.o>
To: Stefan Bruda <bruda@×××××××××××.ca>
Cc: Pieter Van den Abeele <pvdabeel@g.o>, gentoo-ppc-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-ppc-dev] dvipdfm dependencies
Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2004 15:38:08
Message-Id: 2A56FA42-BAF4-11D8-98E0-0003938E7E46@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-ppc-dev] dvipdfm dependencies by Stefan Bruda
On 10 Jun 2004, at 17:31, Stefan Bruda wrote:

>> If you emerge for instance gcc-3.4 and then do emerge -e world, it >> will >> rebuild all your apps against gcc-3.4. (If you put NPTL in your use >> flags , you get an nptl enabled system (works only with kernel-2.6*) > > Agreed again. I am using kernel 2.6.6 so I am tempted to do it; on > the other hand I am looking at days of building on a production > machine so this is not quite a thing I would enjoy... So my > questionis, is NTPL stable enough by now on the PPC, and is in your > opinion worth it?
I'd say yes, but it's a matter of taste. I haven't done benchmarks, but it feels a lot faster. Note that you'd have to use at least gcc-3.3.3_pre (amd64 hammer branch) ebuilds or gcc-3.4.0. Pieter
> > Thanks, > Stefan > > -- > If it was so, it might be; and if it were so, it would be; but as > it isn't, it ain't. That's logic. > --Lewis Carroll, Through the Looking-Glass
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