Tool Patches (new user)

Joel Sherrill joel.sherrill at
Wed Jun 4 16:01:46 UTC 2008

Ralf Corsepius wrote:
> On Wed, 2008-06-04 at 09:32 -0600, Paul Dumais wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm trying to figure out which patches to apply to my tool set (gcc,
>> binutils, newlib). I was following allong in the 4.8.0 documentation
>> pretty well until it mentioned patches that I should apply that no
>> longer exist on the server. Could anyone tell me which patches I
>> should be applying? In general, should I be applying all patches I can
>> find (chronologically)?
> No. Only the chronologically latest you intend to use, as to be found in
> contrib/crossrpms/patches from the branch in CVS you intend to use.
Ralf.. could you add some text to the appropriate places
in the getting started manual?  This seems to be a common
question these days.
>>  Do I assume that the older patches mentioned
>> in the documentation have been merged into the newer patches? Need I
>> be concerned with gcc-core?
> Which OS are you using? We supply binaries and automated updates for a
> variety of OSes.
Yep. Ralf keeps the build machines working. :)
> Ralf
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