[linux-dvb] [PATCH] gcc 2.95, again

Jouni Karvo jouni.karvo at tkk.fi
Sun Mar 20 09:38:59 CET 2005

Joachim Steiger writes:
 > what about a timeline where everyone who contributes code can check how
 > long he has to support a compatibily to $compiler, $kernelversion,
 > $whatever is written in there?

The timeline for compilers would be simple - there is no need to
support any other compiler than 2.95.3 as long as it is the
recommended compiler version in the kernel documentation.

Most people that compile kernels for their computers do not have
insider information on kernel development so the kernel (including
drivers) should compile with the instructions provided with the


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