Gcc patch fails in Version CVS-20040109

Ken Moffat ken at kenmoffat.uklinux.net
Mon Jan 12 07:58:45 PST 2004


On Mon, 12 Jan 2004, Alex Potter wrote:

> There appears to be an error in gcc-3.3.2-no_fixincludes-1.patch.
>
> It refers to files in the gcc-3.3.1 directory.
>
> Submitted By: Ronald Hummelink <ronald at hummelink dot xs4all dot nl>
> Date: 2003-08-16
> Initial Package Version: 3.3.1
> Origin: Originally developed for GCC 3.2 by Greg Schafer <gschafer at
> zip dot com dot au>
> Description: Prevent fixincludes script from running.
>
> --- gcc-3.3.1.orig/gcc/Makefile.in      2003-08-03 15:48:36.000000000 +0000
> +++ gcc-3.3.1/gcc/Makefile.in   2003-08-15 23:40:28.000000000 +0000
>
> This came from
>
> http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/patches/lfs/cvs
> gcc-3.3.2-no_fixincludes-1.patch
>

That's why we use the -p1 option when we're patching!  you're already in
gcc-${GCCVERSION}/ so it patches gcc/Makefile.in below you.

Stylistically, you can argue that the patch should not have been
renamed, but it isn't an /error/

Ken
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