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Recommended update for package cross-ppc64-gcc

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(Last modified: 19DEC2003)


solutions Recommended update for package cross-ppc64-gcc SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (3904eb237cfbf0efaff1416fb551bb8a)

Applies to

Product(s): SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries

Package: cross-ppc64-gcc
Release: 20031219
Obsoletes: none

Indications

This package fixes several C++ problems in the ppc64 crosscompiler.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

This fixes following C++ problems in the ppc64 crosscompiler:
  • Fixed LTC#5493/SUSE#33358: The C++ STL headers were put at the wrong location, so that even simple C++ programs failed to compile.
  • Fixed LTC#5502/SUSE#33492: Symbol mismatch with the "hypot" function between the cross 64bit libstdc++ and the runtime 64bit libstdc++.
  • Fixed LTC#5503/SUSE#33561: Make sure we have the same clocale implementation as the native libstdc++ to avoid binary incompatibility.

Solution

Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh cross-ppc64-gcc.rpm

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