[kde-solaris] ARTS builds under Sun Compiler Collection

Bart Whiteley kde-solaris@mail.kde.org
Mon Feb 3 19:48:04 2003

KDE isn't yet ported to Sun's native C++ compiler, although an 
effort is currently underway to do just that.  See several emails
here beginning with item #16

Also, you won't be able to link kde object files built with GCC 
to Forte built Qt libs. 

On Mon, Feb 03, 2003 at 10:26:35AM -0800, Ben Rockwood wrote:
> Hello.
> I've wanted to play around with KDE 3.1 a bit.  I've so far been able
> to build QT (although it takes HOURS) with Forte, and I don't have any
> problems here.  I even got Xrender built in without problems.
> However, ARTS is driving me crazy.  Under Forte I get errors that the
> input file isn't given (it is), etc.  Under GCC I run into problem after
> problem.
> Has anyone identified these problems in ARTS?  It sounds like I'm not the
> only one having these problems.  I am not using GNU BinUtils, I try to
> avoid it where I can.  I have GCC 3.2 installed but prefer not to use it,
> since Sun CC with -fast is 2x-3x faster than GCC, which KDE will greatly
> benefit from.  Any ideas?  Otherwise I can compile a list of case-by-case
> problems that I'm hitting.
> benr.

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