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Old 03-03-2003, 07:33 PM   #1
Craneology
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GNU gcc 3 compiler


Hi, while installing Manrake linux 9.0 I saw an "ad" displaying the GNU gcc compiler. How do I come upon using this? I have it installed, but i dont know how to make the compiler come up.
 
Old 03-03-2003, 07:36 PM   #2
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man gcc
 
Old 03-03-2003, 07:42 PM   #3
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compiler : software that translates human readable code to code the machine can read and execute, it's not an IDE
 
Old 03-04-2003, 04:35 AM   #4
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You can use any editor like vi or emacs, or any XWindow editors, in order to create a C or C++ program(If you know the syntax).
Let us take that you have named it as simple.c, then you must enter
gcc simple.c -o simple
in order to use the complier. Here, the -o option is for giving a name to the resultant binary file.
 
  


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