C11 support now required for v3.1.x (3.2.0)

Adam Bishop Adam.Bishop at jisc.ac.uk
Thu Jun 2 14:31:21 CEST 2016

On 2 Jun 2016, at 02:06, Arran Cudbard-Bell <a.cudbardb at freeradius.org> wrote:
> So RHEL7 users wanting to use the latest version of FreeRADIUS are going to experience issues, because providing a compiler that supports C11 *NEARLY FIVE YEARS* after it was released, is apparently not a priority for RHT.

GCC 5.2 has been packaged for RHEL: https://www.softwarecollections.org/en/scls/rhscl/devtoolset-4/

I've not used the GCC from it myself, but the SCL Python works fine - you just need to run a command to adjust the environment after login (or, source a file in your shell profile to make it persistent).

[root at skeletor ~]# yum install devtoolset-4-gcc
 Package                                                Arch                                     Version                                             Repository                                        Size
 devtoolset-4-gcc                                       x86_64                                   5.2.1-2.2.el7                                       centos-sclo-rh                                    26 M
Installing for dependencies:
 devtoolset-4-runtime                                   x86_64                                   4.0-9.el7                                           centos-sclo-rh                                    25 k
 scl-utils                                              x86_64                                   20130529-17.el7_1                                   base                                              24 k


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