[MAJOR BUG] g++ 2.95.x generates invalid code for KDE 3.3.0
gryzman at gmail.com
Tue Sep 21 19:48:36 BST 2004
Dunno if that's worth anything for you guys.
But here's quote from Phil Edwards:
(from IRC )
20:42 < pme> The bug is already fixed in 3.x. It's not worth the volunteer
time it would require to fix it again for 2.x.
20:43 < pme> KDE has been told many times. Pretty much every time they try to
complain on gcc-bugs about already-fixed things.
20:44 < pme> gregj: The 2.x source is out there. If KDE insists on using a
compiler that's 7 years old, they can copy the code and build it
20:45 < pme> No other opensource project is refusing to move to a 3.x compiler.
Formal KDE releases happen so rarely, it's just not worth the time
to keep kicking 2.x along just for KDE's sake.
20:45 < pme> If we had infinite numbers of developers -- or even triple what we
have now -- it would be different, but we don't.
can't say it's official gcc devel statement, but it surely means something.
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