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SubjectRe: 2.0.35 fails to run X with egcs-19980803.

On Sun, 16 Aug 1998, Rejean Turgeon wrote:

> Hi
> i'm running the latest kernel and xwindows works perfectly for me..
> > I was trying out the snapshot of egcs(19980803) and found out that
> > .. well.. there is a problem - X doesn't start up but rather gives
> > some kind of connection failed (111).

Stock 2.0.x kernels only compile correctly under gcc 2.7.2. This is a
fact. Workarounds are possible (the ioport.c hack), but other things
can/will silently break. Compiling with something which is not gcc 2.7.2
is asking for trouble, and there is no real performance advantage in doing
so. Please read the FAQ.



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