Question about chapter 6: file before gcc

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at
Tue Oct 18 09:39:08 PDT 2011

Jonathan Oksman wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 18, 2011 at 11:49 AM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at> wrote:
>> There are multiple ways of solving a problem. What new problem does
>> your suggestion solve?

> I suppose my arguments are a matter of opinion though.  I'm in the
> process of a test build with this suggested rearrangement due to
> curiosity.  I have my doubts that it will have a major impact on the
> build of file, but I'll know in a little bit once I can do a diff.

The old way worked OK, but just issued some warnings.  Remember that the 
builds in Chapter 6 *are* using the new gcc and binutils that you built 
in Chapter 5.

   -- Bruce

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