Changes between Version 7 and Version 8 of Building/Solaris


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Timestamp:
Jan 22, 2009 6:59:14 PM (5 years ago)
Author:
maeder
Comment:

added --with-gcc note

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    v7 v8  
    2929The `/usr/sfw/bin/gcc` version (at least on Solaris 10) is 3.4.x which is reported to have problems, see below. 
    3030 
    31 It is recommended therefor to install another gcc package, either from some Solaris binary package or to build a vanilla gcc from source. 
     31It is recommended therefore to install another gcc package, either from some Solaris binary package or to build a vanilla gcc from source. 
    3232 
    3333=== Selecting a good GCC version === 
     
    5454./configure --with-gcc=/opt/gcc-vanilla/4.1.2/bin/gcc 
    5555}}} 
     56 
     57Of course, it may also make sense to omit the `--with-gcc=` flag (with an exotic path) and leave it to the user to ensure the proper `gcc` is found via the $PATH`. 
    5658 
    5759== Fixing the `unix` package ==