[ECOS] Re: eCos tools' gcc minor version

Jonathan Larmour jlarmour@redhat.com
Wed Feb 13 07:43:00 GMT 2002

Robin Farine wrote:
> On Tue, 2002-02-12 at 16:05, I wrote:
> > But since the gcc version is 2.95.x
> Or is it really gcc-2.9.x, something different from 2.9x.y?

Indeed so. The recent official GCC release timeline went like:


The .95 indicating that it was "nearly 3.0". There never was an official
2.9, although the public GCC CVS repository called itself 2.9-something,
which is why Cygnus (as it then was) used that as the basis of release
numbers at the time.

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