Re: How to get rid of gcc4.9
- Date: Wed, 31 Jan 2018 01:03:59 +0100
- From: Sven Hartge <sven@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: 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.
Sigmentation fault. Core dumped.