Required gcc version for KDE ? (is gcc 4.1 out ?)

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Thu Nov 11 22:00:03 GMT 2010

On Thursday, 11 de November de 2010 22:22:51 Alexander Neundorf wrote:
> Hi,
> which version of gcc is required for building KDE ?
> It seems gcc 4.1 doesn't work, at least currently, see the mail below.
> Qt seems to require gcc 4.2
> (
> If so, should we add a check whether gcc is at least 4.2 and fail otherwise
> ?

Do we have an existing check where all we need to do is change a number?

If so, then bump it to 4.2.

If we don't have such a check, I'd say don't add it, but let's instead 
document it. It's perfectly fine for people to send fixes for older compilers.
Thiago Macieira - thiago (AT) - thiago (AT)
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