Mass Fortran rebuilds due to new GCC?

Orion Poplawski orion at
Fri Feb 13 23:47:15 UTC 2015

On 02/13/2015 01:57 PM, Jakub Jelinek wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 13, 2015 at 01:53:12PM -0700, Kevin Fenzi wrote:
>> On Fri, 13 Feb 2015 12:47:07 -0800
>> Susi Lehtola <jussilehtola at> wrote:
>>> as has happened many times before, the GCC bump in rawhide has broken 
>>> all Fortran packages, desperately needing a mass rebuild.
>> Can you expand on the breakage? Is it that they no longer rebuild?
>> Or that they no longer run? 
> The ABI has not changed, libgfortran is backwards compatible, the only thing
> that changed is (as with any GCC version bump) the *.mod file format.
> Not all Fortran packages ship modules...
> 	Jakub

Would be really nice if we could track this in rpm.

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