compiling on solaris2.6, sparc, using cc - WORKING

Chris Drumgoole
Fri Jun 8 19:01:01 2001

Ok, I didn't even think to
setenv CC "ucbcc"
it works!  it reports the correct sizes for the datatypes when I run

I apologize for this post - before I did "in-depth research".

thanks for your help



On Fri, 8 Jun 2001, David Champion wrote:

}Date: Fri, 8 Jun 2001 11:41:16 -0500
}From: David Champion <>
}To: Werner Koch <>
}Cc: Chris Drumgoole <>,
}Subject: Re: compiling on solaris2.6, sparc, using cc
}On 2001.06.08, in <>,
}	"Werner Koch" <> wrote:
}>  || On Fri, 8 Jun 2001 11:38:41 -0400 (EDT)
}>  || Chris Drumgoole <> wrote:
}>  cd> Hello,
}>  cd> I am trying to compile version 1.06 on a Solaris 2.6 machine (sparc) using the sun compiler cc.
}> Is this a Standard-C compiler or a crippled old K&R one?  In the
}> latter case you should install gcc - GnuPG requires a Standard C
}> compiler (aka ANSI-C)
}It's standard.  Only SunOS 4.x came with the K&R cc.  SunOS 5.x simply
}doesn't come with one, since there's no inherent need for it.  It's not
}so different from now, if you think in the right terms.  The standard
}compiler has always cost extra; you just used to be able to get away
}with using the kernel compiler if your code was limited enough. :)
} -D.	NSIT	University of Chicago