Solved gcc compiler: which latest version

vince66

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Hello Guys,

which is the latest, update and well working version of gcc compiler that I can download and install on my FreeBSD machine (from ports obvioulsy) ?

In other words: which version do you recommend to download ?

Thanks very much in advance.
 

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The current 'default'[*] GCC that's used is lang/gcc7, so that would be the obvious choice.

[*] For ports that require a GCC compiler.
 
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vince66

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For ports that require a GCC compiler.
Hello Sir,

thanks very much.

Please, can you tell me something about clang ?
What I need compile to have a complete C/C++ development enevironment like that offered by GCC ?

/usr/ports/lang/clang-devel ? Is it ok this ?

Thanks in advance.
 

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You shouldn't need anything, the base OS already contains most of what you need.
 
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