[Sidefx-houdini-list] Compatibility with alternate Houdini gcc versions

Edward Lam edward at sidefx.com
Thu Jan 31 09:20:30 EST 2013


I would suggest just trying. If there's problems, then Houdini probably 
will not even start up. AFAIK, libc/gcc combos have been designed to be 
backwards compatible since gcc 3.4(?).

-Edward

On 30/01/2013 11:39 PM, Miles Green wrote:
> Hi,
>   is anyone out there running a different gcc version of Houdini than is
> recommended for their Linux version?
>
> i.e running a Houdini gcc4.1 build on a platform like Centos 6 (for
> which it is recommended to use the Houdini gcc4.4 build)
>
> Our developers are interested to know if it works without issues as this
> would save them having to switch compilers per application (our
> Maya/Nuke/boost/everything else are all set up for gcc4.1)
>
> thanks
>    Miles
>
>
>




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