Subject: Re: current vax cannot boot and lvalue casts in arch/vax/boot
To: A. Wik <>
From: Kirk Russell <>
List: port-vax
Date: 06/14/2006 13:50:56
On Tue, 13 Jun 2006, A. Wik wrote:

> How come there's such an apparent eagerness about upgrading GCC,
> anyway?  Typically the only noticeable change from an older
> version is the breakage of features and noticeable increases in
> memory consumption and compilation time.

I think it is a shame that gcc has such a monopoly with OSS projects.
Some competition would be good.  It appears others are considering
this -- see "Why haven't we seen an OpenCC":

Kirk Russell            <>  
Bridlewood Software Testers Guild                  Ottawa Ontario Canada