[gccsdk] GCC version

Theo Markettos theo at markettos.org.uk
Sun Dec 6 08:36:23 PST 2015


On Mon, Nov 30, 2015 at 08:13:01PM +0000, David Pitt wrote:
> Theo Markettos, on 30 Nov, wrote:
> 
> > On Mon, Nov 30, 2015 at 04:28:49PM +0000, Gavin Wraith wrote:
> > > When I do *gcc --version I get "gcc (GCCSDK GCC 4.7.4 Release 2) 4.7.4"
> > > . But when I do *show GCC$Version I get "GCC$Version : 4.7.4 Release 1".
> > > I think my !GCC.!Boot, which sets GCC$Version, is either too old or
> > > wrong. Does anybody else have this?
> > 
> > That's my fault for not knowing about that setting when I did the version
> > bump.
> > 
> > Does anything use GCC$Version?
> 
> Not in any substantial way but see HelpScan Lite at :-
> http://www.snowstone.org.uk/riscos/index.html
> 
> Isn't it part of Castle's "Application System Variables"? 
> http://www.iyonix.com/32bit/help.shtml
> I don't know whether that is still policy under ROOL having failed to find
> any recent mention of it.

Thanks.  I've now bumped the version in SVN to 4.7.4 release 3 - which will
be right for the next release.  I don't want to change the release 2 build as
that will have other knock-on effects, so we'll have to live with it being
wrong until the next release.

Theo




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