gcc patch broken

Greg Schafer gschafer at zip.com.au
Sun Sep 29 15:59:20 PDT 2002


On Sun, Sep 29, 2002 at 04:34:18PM -0600, Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> On September 29, 2002 04:01 pm, Greg Schafer wrote:
> > Someone (about Gerard's size methinks :-) accidentally mangled the patch by
> > replacing the tabs with spaces.
> 
> Pft not me. All I did was save the attachment from an email and upload it. 
> Maybe I got a re-posted patch not from your original email. I don't know 
> anymore.

Ahh, oops! Sorry 'bout that! It makes sense. Somebody else's mailer would be
the culprit.

> > Life would be simpler if the decision could be made to disable fixincludes
> > for both Chapters. We then only need to maintain one gcc patch.
> >
> > Like I said earlier, if this decision is made, then pls integrate the patch
> > at:-
> >
> > http://archive.linuxfromscratch.org/mail-archives/lfs-dev/2002/09/0547.html
> >
> > as it makes things a bit cleaner.
> 
> Maybe later. I'm still not clear about the whole fixincludes and how it's 
> supposed to be used in conjuncture with GCC upgrades and libraries that are 
> installed after GCC is installed.

Agreed. It's bloody confusing. But at least a few people on this list have
publically stated they don't run with the fixed headers and haven't experienced
any major problems (me included).

Greg
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