Tool Patches (new user)

Paul Dumais paul at
Wed Jun 4 18:46:54 UTC 2008

Thanks for info. I'm using Mac Os X (10.4.11). I can't get
darwindports installed, so it seems I must compile myself. I couldn't
seem to find binaries for my OS.

On 6/4/08, Ralf Corsepius <ralf.corsepius at> 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.
>  >  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.
>  Ralf

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