Packages dependent on obsolete gcc4

Corinna Vinschen
Mon Jul 29 18:47:00 GMT 2013

On Jul 29 13:35, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
> On 2013-07-29 03:48, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> >>Is it to be expected that there are packages (clang, imake,...)
> >>dependent on gcc4-core etc. ?
> >
> >the affected packages are
> >
> >   clang			Yaakov S
> >   imake			Yaakov S
> >   libfltk-devel		Teun Burgers
> >   libicu-devel		Reini Urban
> >   libxerces-c-devel	Charles Wilson
> >   logiweb		Klaus Grue
> >   ocaml-base		Damien Doligez
> >   octave-devel		Marco Atzeri
> clang, imake, ocaml-base, and octave-devel actually call gcc, so
> those deps are correct; logiweb might as well.

Define "correct".  They require gcc4, rather than gcc.  So the deps
still have to be fixed.

> The dep can be
> dropped from the lib*-devel packages.

Good.  Do you have time to fix the deps in the 32 bit release dir
manually for now?  I'm still hunting down the cyglsa problem.

We just have to make sure the deps to gcc4 don't creep in again.

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