Cannot compile gcc-3.3.6-r1 using gcc-4.2.3
On Sunday 30 March 2008, Neil Bothwick wrote:
> On Sun, 30 Mar 2008 13:59:48 +0200, Alan McKinnon wrote:
> > While cleaning up my machine, I unmerged gcc-3.3.6-r1 and the spare
> > quickpkg I had of it. Now virtual/libstdc++ needs it and the build
> > fails with the error:
> It doesn't need gcc-3.3, but that it the default it tries to install
> if none of the providers of this are available. Install
> sys-libs/libstdc++-v3 instead and the virtual will be happy.
> I'm sure the devs have a good reason for not making
> sys-libs/libstdc++-v3 the default libstdc++ but /I'm not going to try
> to guess what it may be ;-)
Yup, this works. Thanks Neil and Rudmer.
In hindsight the answer was there in the ebuild all the time. I should
have done what I usually do and read the thing!
alan dot mckinnon at gmail dot com
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