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To: Sven Blumenstein <bazik@g.o>
From: Martin Schlemmer <azarah@g.o>
Subject: Re: binutils-2.14.90.0.7-r4
Date: Sun, 18 Jan 2004 14:36:22 +0200
On Sun, 2004-01-18 at 14:10, Sven Blumenstein wrote:
> Kumba wrote:
> > As for sparc, we've been using the gcc33-sparc64-1.4 profile to test 
> > gcc-3.3.x on sparc.  Whether it is safe enough to declare stable, I'll 
> > let Weeve make that call.
> 
> I've been using the gcc33 profile since you released it.
> 
>  From my experience, gcc 3.3.x is save to use, BUT it can cause problems
> if you upgrade a gcc 3.2.x compiled system to gcc 3.3.x. I've heard that 
> some bigger applications like Mozilla just refuse to start which may IMO 
> be an library issue. If a user recompiles his 'world' after upgrading 
> from 3.2 to 3.3 it shouldnt be a problem. But this cannot be guaranteed.

Do we have more concrete evidence then hear-say?  I know initial 3.3's
and 3.3.1's was flaky, but 3.3.2's since -r2 or there abouts have really
behaved Ok.


-- 

Martin Schlemmer
Gentoo Linux Developer, Desktop/System Team Developer
Cape Town, South Africa


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