Package "gcc-4.8"

Name: gcc-4.8


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • Fix non-ANSI header files
  • GCC, the GNU compiler collection (native language support files)
  • GNU Go compiler
  • GNU Go compiler (multilib files)

Latest version: 4.8.4-2ubuntu1~14.04.4
Release: trusty (14.04)
Level: security
Repository: universe


Other versions of "gcc-4.8" in Trusty

Repository Area Version
base main 4.8.2-19ubuntu1
base universe 4.8.2-19ubuntu1
security main 4.8.4-2ubuntu1~14.04.4
updates main 4.8.4-2ubuntu1~14.04.4
updates universe 4.8.4-2ubuntu1~14.04.4

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Version: 4.8.4-2ubuntu1~14.04.4 2018-02-22 09:08:11 UTC

  gcc-4.8 (4.8.4-2ubuntu1~14.04.4) trusty-security; urgency=medium

  * Add retpoline support for x86 via adding -mindirect-branch=,
    -mindirect-branch-register, and -mfunction-return= support
    (LP: #1749261)
    - 0001-i386-Move-struct-ix86_frame-to-machine_function.diff,
      implement -mindirect-branch=<keep|thunk|thunk-inline|thunk-extern>
      with attribute support, -mindirect-branch-register, and
      -mfunction-return=<thunk|thunk-inline|thunk-extern> with
      attribute support. Thanks to H.J. Lu.

 -- Steve Beattie <email address hidden> Tue, 13 Feb 2018 10:19:48 -0800

Source diff to previous version
1749261 Add amd64/i386 support

Version: 4.8.4-2ubuntu1~14.04.3 2016-05-17 02:07:13 UTC

  gcc-4.8 (4.8.4-2ubuntu1~14.04.3) trusty-security; urgency=medium

  * Rebuild in the trusty-security pocket to address issues building
    linux kernel and openjdk-7 security updates (LP: #1577553)

  [Matthias Klose]
  * Fix PR rtl-optimization/68955, PR rtl-optimization/64557, taken from 4.9.

1577553 Apply gcc-4.8 updates to trusty-security pocket

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