Opened 9 years ago

Last modified 8 years ago

#15323 closed enhancement

Upgrade GCC 4.8 series spkg to 4.8.2 — at Version 4

Reported by: Jean-Pierre Flori Owned by:
Priority: major Milestone: sage-duplicate/invalid/wontfix
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Authors: Jean-Pierre Flori Reviewers:
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Description (last modified by Jean-Pierre Flori)

A straightforward replacement of the src dir (and cleaning up with spkg-src) seems enough. Note that:

New spkg at

It seems this is currently an experimental spkg, maybe it could be moved to optional?

Change History (5)

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by Volker Braun

Authors: Jean-Pierre Flori

Do you have a spkg url? ;-) Does it work on the git directory layout?

comment:2 Changed 9 years ago by Jean-Pierre Flori

No url yet, just a dirty spkg.

What's the requirement for the git layout? That everything not in the "upstream" tarball (which can be stripped, include additional files) is tracked?

comment:3 Changed 9 years ago by Volker Braun

yes, see also the existing examples.

comment:4 Changed 9 years ago by Jean-Pierre Flori

Description: modified (diff)

It did not seem to me that the spkg needed special treatment for the git layout though I have no access to a git install these days so I might be wrong.

Use spkg at

Tested on Cygwin and Ubuntu.

Changed 9 years ago by Jean-Pierre Flori

Attachment: gcc-4.8.2.diff added

Spkg diff, for review only.

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