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Re: [Xen-devel] Network interface problem

On Wed, Feb 11, 2004 at 01:54:56PM +0000, Keir Fraser wrote:
> Also, the Linux developers recommend using GCC 2.95.3 for maximum
> stability. This is therefore probably a good choice for Xen as well,
> although all our testing uses 3.3.2 as shipped with Redhat 9.

I had to stop using 2.95.4 for Xen a few weeks ago, and 3.0.4 last week.
In both cases, they built fine but had runtime errors ranging from
incomplete boot to intermittent instability.

I'm using 3.3.2 on Debian testing (sarge) right now and it seems to work
well -- several guests running on a few hosts since the middle of last
week, some in production.

I'm not sure any gcc < 3.2 is safe for Xen right now.

Stephen G. Traugott  (KG6HDQ)
UNIX/Linux Infrastructure Architect, TerraLuna LLC
http://www.stevegt.com -- http://Infrastructures.Org 

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