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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 <drow@false.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.

-- 
Daniel Jacobowitz
CodeSourcery


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