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Re: Upgrading to SGI's current STL?


Gerald Pfeifer wrote:
> 
> On Wed, 2 Sep 1998, Kevin Atkinson wrote:
> > Gerald Pfeifer wrote:
> >> At this point in time, after the 1.1 release, how about upgrading to
> >> the current STL from SGI?
> > I think that is a good idea.  However, if you decide to wait until 1.2
> > I *strongly* recommend you fix the two bugs I pointed out
> 
> The new STL will not appear on the 1.1 branch (This was a decision made by
> egcs' maintainer Jeff Law <law@cygnus.com> to avoid any further delays for
> 1.1 some month ago)...
> 
> > If you want I can send you by a copy of my program that causes the bug.
> 
> ...but if you provide both a test program and a patch for this problem,
> I believe there is a good chance that you patch will be included in
> further releases on the 1.1 branch.

I will try to get to it this weekend.  I already sent you the patch which
fixes
one of the two bugs.  I imagine that the other bug is just as easy to fix.
 
> (Note, though, that it's definitely not upon me to make this decision.)

Could I have some sort of guarantee that my efforts won't be in vain.


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