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RE: gcc 3.2.3
- From: "Dave Korn" <dave dot korn at artimi dot com>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Fri, 24 Mar 2006 19:49:09 -0000
- Subject: RE: gcc 3.2.3
On 24 March 2006 19:39, Heather Kelly wrote:
> I am trying to install cygwin and gcc via the setup.exe found on the cygwin
> site: http://www.cygwin.com I assume setup is installing the latest
> cygwin release 1.5.19-4
> I have software, Geant4 8.0.p01, that requests gcc 3.2.3 for building. The
> earliest version available via the cygwin installer is gcc 3.3.3. Is there
> a way to install 3.2.3? Or should I hope that 3.3.3. isn't too terribly
> different from 3.2.3 and take a chance?
It's certainly worth trying, although nobody can make any promises. It's
conceivable geant requires an exact version of gcc, but most software that
says it needs a particular version just means "or any more recent one too,
because that was when the bug that broke the compile of this particular app
Can't think of a witty .sigline today....
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