On 01/09/2010 10:53 AM, Shakthi Kannan wrote:
--- On Sat, Jan 9, 2010 at 7:40 AM, Syam Krishnan<syamcr(a)gmail.com> wrote:
| Is it possible to upgrade gcc on an older Fedora (F6, for example) or RHEL
| 5 system by compiling it from sources?
You can. If the dependency packages are compatible with the gcc you
are upgrading you can re-use them, or you will need to re-compile the
dependency packages themselves.
Thanks for the info. I was trying to identify which are these dependent
packages. glibc seems to be one. binutils too is perhaps sensitive to
gcc/glibc version. Are there any other packages I should be specifically