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GCC 4.8.3 Compiler Released

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Published on 22 May 2014 08:58 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Compiler
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For those that haven't already moved over to the recently released GCC 4.9, the third point release to the GNU Compiler Collection 4.8 series has finally surfaced.

It took a while for GCC 4.8.3 to materialize with the 4.8.2 compiler having been released in October of 2013, but it's now available today with a large number of bug-fixes to the free software compiler stack. However, the many new and exciting features are found only within the GCC 4.9 code-base.

Those interested can find the brief 4.8.2 release announcement that was issued this morning.

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