Richard A Downing richard at langside.org.uk
Mon Aug 1 11:54:23 PDT 2005

Randy McMurchy wrote:
> Hi all,

> I am going to begin building BLFS packages using GCC-4.0.1 and I'm
> looking for ideas on how to go about making whatever changes might
> be necessary to the package instructions available to the community.


I built a GCC-4.0.0 system some time ago (and needed the partition, so
overwrote it later along with my records) and quite a lot of BLFS built
quite easily - at least a basic X11 and non-server apps.  Yes, some
packages failed to compile in some way, or had 'strangenesses' after
building, and in almost every case I found the patches at:


to fix the problem.  I found this link from Schafer's Digger-it-yourself


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