Subject: Re: Adding USE_GCC3=yes to /usr/pkg/share/examples/gcc-3.3/mk.conf
To: grant beattie <>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/20/2004 20:31:04
On Wed, 21 Jan 2004, grant beattie wrote:

> On Tue, Jan 20, 2004 at 02:23:05PM +0000, David Brownlee wrote:
> > 	Would anyone object if I added USE_GCC3=yes to
> > 	/usr/pkg/share/examples/gcc-3.3/mk.conf
> >
> > 	This would mean it could be included in mk.conf on a 1.6.x
> > 	box and everything would build happily using gcc3 from pkgsrc.
> I guess USE_GCC3=YES in /etc/mk.conf doesn't play nice with buildlink3
> yet, so this seems reasonable.
> as fredb pointed out, lang/gcc3 should be updated to 3.3.2.

I still think it would be best to make it a meta-package for gcc3-c,
and gcc3-c++. The present situation is confusing to users, and not
supportable by ourselves.