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From: Harry Putnam <reader@×××××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-user] virtualBox and Gcc
Date: Fri, 20 Feb 2009 18:59:12
Message-Id: 877i3l0wfm.fsf@newsguy.com
1 Can anyone tell me if there is some way to tell emerge to use a
2 specific compiler during an emerge?
3
4 I get this output during emerge of virutalbox-ose. Note that it says
5 to use a version of gcc earlier than 4.3. Is there some way to do
6 that without causing grief somewhere else?
7
8 [...]
9 VirtualBox-2.0.6-OSE.tar.bz2 RMD160 SHA1 SHA256 size ;-) ... [ ok ]
10 * checking ebuild checksums ;-) ... [ ok ]
11 * checking auxfile checksums ;-) ... [ ok ]
12 * checking miscfile checksums ;-) ... [ ok ]
13 >>> cfg-update-1.8.2-r1: Creating checksum index...
14 * there are known problems with gcc 4.3 and the virtualbox
15 * recompiler stuff. Please use at least a version of gcc < 4.3
16 *
17 * ERROR: app-emulation/virtualbox-ose-2.0.6 failed.
18 * Call stack:
19 * ebuild.sh, line 49: Called pkg_setup
20 * virtualbox-ose-2.0.6.ebuild, line 54: Called die
21 * The specific snippet of code:
22 * die "gcc 4.3 cannot build the virtualbox recompiler"
23 * The die message:
24 * gcc 4.3 cannot build the virtualbox recompiler
25 [...]

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Re: [gentoo-user] virtualBox and Gcc Paul Hartman <paul.hartman+gentoo@×××××.com>