Re: Minimal GCC version
On Mon, Jun 25, 2018 at 6:29 PM Uwe L. Korn <uwelk@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hello Dimitri,
> the minimal GCC version is currently driven by the minimal requirements of
> conda-forge and the manylinux1 platform tag for Python Wheels. conda-forge
> is expected to migrate soon to GCC 7+. The manylinux standard will also
> publish a manylinux2010 tag that will upgrade their minimal GCC requirement
> to 4.9. Both mentioned tools are used to provide binary Python packages.
> On Mon, Jun 25, 2018, at 6:24 PM, Dimitri Vorona wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I wondered what is the decision process behind the minimal supported GCC
> > version (currently 4.8)? Is it something like "the default GCC in the
> > oldest supported LTS Ubuntu"? Or maybe there are some ASF guidelines?
> > Cheers,
> > Dimitri.