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Re: gcc for Irix.

To: "David S. Miller" <davem@jenolan.rutgers.edu>
Subject: Re: gcc for Irix.
From: Martin Knoblauch <knobi@munich.sgi.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Jun 1997 10:02:45 +0200
Cc: ariel@sgi.com, carlson@heaven.newport.sgi.com, linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
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References: <199706141735.NAA04790@jenolan.caipgeneral>
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David S. Miller wrote:
> 
>    From: ariel@yon.engr.sgi.com (Ariel Faigon)
>    Date: Sat, 14 Jun 1997 10:21:07 -0700 (PDT)
> 
>    And finally there's "fix_headers" - the utility that comes with gcc
>    and fixes headers so they can be used with some gcc conventions and
>    extensions to C.  Combine this with our multi-standard headers
>    which I suspect the designers of "fix_headers" never thought of and
>    you get a pretty cool mess :-)
> 
> Which is why in gcc-2.8.0 a completely new fix_headers.irix will
> exist which handles it all properly...

 This is why we all eagerly wait to see an official release of 2.8 :-)

Martin
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