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Re: GCC 4.1.0 Released
On Wed, Mar 01, 2006 at 10:10:39AM -0800, Dan Kegel wrote:
> On 3/1/06, Daniel Jacobowitz <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > > > 1. GNU TAR 1.14 is required to unpack the source releases. Other
> > > > versions of tar are likely to report errors or silently unpack the
> > > > file incorrectly.
> > The problem has nothing to do with warnings from tar, which are neither
> > errors nor silent failures. I believe a file either got skipped or
> > unpacked with the wrong name.
> Egads. Can you point me to more info? I've been building with older
> versions of tar without any problem beyond the warnings.
I don't know where the report was. I think it was on this list in the
last week or two.