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Re: [gcc-in-cxx] zlib?
On Wed, 2009-07-15 at 19:07 -0700, Ian Lance Taylor wrote:
> Jerry Quinn <email@example.com> writes:
> > Hi. I started looking at what it would take to convert zlib to build
> > with c++.
> The zlib library in gcc is actually a copy of upstream sources, so I
> don't think it would be a good idea to make this change. We should stay
> as close to the upstream source as possible.
I figured this was probably the case, hence asking before I did too much
It does mean that we will always have to have c++ and c available to
bootstrap. Was one of the goals to remove the need for a host C
Meanwhile, I'm working on libdecnumber...