Subject: Re: src/gnu/usr.bin/egcs/common
To: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
From: Michael Graff <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/17/1999 14:39:01
Jason Thorpe <email@example.com> writes:
> It's certainly not worth breaking backwards compatbility over... you screw
> every shared library that *calls* libc, requiring their major numbers to
> be bumped, too.
Ahh yes, that's the reason we don't want to bump major versions.
However, NetBSD ships with:
pkgsrc (binary packages)
Why can't we recompile them all? We already do most of that, I
As for third-party libraries 1.4.1 -> 1.5, we're already screwed on
i386 since we move to ELF there.
So, if we are going to do this, it sounds like a damned good time to