[lfs-dev] [LFS Trac] #3819: GCC-5.2.0

Armin K. krejzi at email.com
Thu Jul 16 09:26:43 PDT 2015

On 16.7.2015 18:00, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Armin K. wrote:
>>>   GCC-5.2.0 has been released and is a bugfix update to the stable GCC-5
>>>   series.
>> Mainly for Bruce, but others are free to participate:
>> Glibc-2.22 is planned for July 31st. I could handle both at that time if
>> you're not in a hurry and want to get this release in the book asap.
>> But, given the past Glibc release history, it could easily slip up to
>> mid August.
> I'll go ahead and get it in the book sometime this weekend.  I'd like to
> have it tested a bit before glibc.  We will need to update BLFS for this
> too.
> I don't recall which packages needed workarounds for gcc-5.1, but there
> is a possibility that those workarounds are no longer necessary.
>    -- Bruce

This is a bugfix release. Everything that (hasn't) worked with GCC-5.1.0 
will be the same with 5.2.0. No need for testing everything over again. 
Our 5.1.0 contains about half of what's included in 5.2.0 anyways due to 
the upstream patches.

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