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Re: How to get rid of gcc4.9

John <jpff@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I do not know how it happened but on my jessie machine I seem to have
> gcc4.9 as default (as shown by gcc --version) which is causing problems
> with compiling/linking seeming to want gcc4.8.  Attempts to remove
> gcc4.9 seemed to want to remove gcc as well.

gcc-4.9 *is* the default compiler for Jessie, thus the gcc meta-package
points to it.

You explicitly needing gcc-4.8 for something is the odd thing here.


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