[Python-Dev] GCC 4.x incompatibility

Georg Brandl g.brandl at gmx.net
Thu Sep 21 14:31:24 CEST 2006

Is it noted somewhere that building Python with GCC 4.x results in
problems such as abs(-sys.maxint-1) being negative?

I think this is something users may want to know.

Perhaps the "Known Bugs" page at 
http://www.python.org/download/releases/2.5/bugs/ is the right place to put
this info.


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