Solaris on a Pentium and GCG

Tim Cutts tjrc1 at mole.bio.cam.ac.uk
Mon Apr 21 10:56:43 EST 1997

In article <5jfs91$8vg at news.u-strasbg.fr>,
Francois JEANMOUGIN <jeanmougin at igbmc.u-strasbg.fr> wrote:
>In article <5j88ct$1374 at mercury.cc.uottawa.ca>,
>	sbaird at mgcheo.med.uottawa.ca (Stephen Baird) writes:
>>  As a previous post (Peter Rice) mentioned you would also need 
>> the source code of the GCG package.
>	Well, even if you got the sources, the licence does NOT
>allow you to compile GCG on a non-supported system. This
>is understandable.

When I spoke to them about this, they were quite happy for me to
compile it on Solaris for Intel; I just wouldn't get any support from

That's an understandable attitude.  Prohibiting you from compiling it
on a non-supported OS would be a bit silly.


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