Fortran compiler

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Mon Apr 24 21:07:47 PDT 2006


Randy McMurchy wrote:
> Bruce Dubbs wrote these words on 04/24/06 19:33 CST:
> 
>> "In addition to c and c++, you can add f77 for FORTRAN and objc for
>> Objective C.  Ada is a more complicated installation and not supported
>> in BLFS."
> 
> But it is not that easy. There are libraries involved that won't be
> in the linker's cache (unless somebody was to add /opt/gcc.x.x.x to
> /etc/ld.so.conf without being told to do it), rendering the compiler
> useless.
> 
> Bruce, if someone needs GCC-3.3.x (whatever compiler, other than
> the C and C++ which we provide support for), surely they know how
> to install it.

I still want to mention it.  I'll do it and mention the library issue too.

  -- Bruce



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