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Old 02-14-2005, 08:30 AM   #1
kernelnayyer
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downgrading gcc and other libraries on FC3


Hi all...

how do I go about downgrading gcc and other system libraries like glibc on FC3...

I want to do that because the code I am working with only compiles and runs with an old 2.9.X series compiler and an old kernel 2.4.21

Any help would be great.
thanks
 
Old 02-14-2005, 09:49 PM   #2
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Maybe easier way is to install older Fedora Core/Redhat? There is even support for old versions (RH 7.3 and up) by The Fedora Legacy Project.
The Fedora Legacy Project

Another option is to get compat-gcc-2.96 package and use that for compiling. There is at least one premade package for FC2:
http://rpmfind.net//linux/RPM/fedora....126.i386.html

You can always compile your own kernel 2.4.x :-)
 
  


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