Solaris 2.6 (SunOS 5.6)/SPARC (Build & Run Platform)
$ uname -rsv
SunOS 5.6 Generic
$ g++ -v
Reading specs from /distcomp/tools/gcc/2.95.3/sparc-SunOS/lib/gcc-lib/sparc-sun-solaris2.6/2.95.3/specs
gcc version 2.95.3 20010315 (release)
$ g++ --print-prog-name=ld
/usr/ccs/bin/ld
$ g++ --print-prog-name=as
/distcomp/tools/gcc/2.95.3/sparc-SunOS/lib/gcc-lib/sparc-sun-solaris2.6/2.95.3/as
$ what /usr/ccs/bin/ld
/usr/ccs/bin/ld:
SunOS 5.6 Generic August 1997
$ /usr/ccs/bin/ld -V
ld: Software Generation Utilities - Solaris/ELF (3.0)
$ /distcomp/tools/gcc/2.95.3/sparc-SunOS/lib/gcc-lib/sparc-sun-solaris2.6/2.95.3/as -V /dev/null
GNU assembler version 2.9.1 (sparc-sun-solaris2.6), using BFD version 2.9.1

Known Problems

Solaris 7 (SunOS 5.7)/SPARC (Run-only)
$ uname -rsv
SunOS 5.7 Generic_106541-11
$ g++ -v
Reading specs from /distcomp/tools/gcc/2.95.3/sparc-SunOS/lib/gcc-lib/sparc-sun-solaris2.6/2.95.3/specs
gcc version 2.95.3 20010315 (release)
$ g++ --print-prog-name=ld
/usr/ccs/bin/ld
$ g++ --print-prog-name=as
/distcomp/tools/gcc/2.95.3/sparc-SunOS/lib/gcc-lib/sparc-sun-solaris2.6/2.95.3/as
$ what /usr/ccs/bin/ld
/usr/ccs/bin/ld:
SunOS 5.7 Generic 106950-03 February 1999
$ /usr/ccs/bin/ld -V
ld: Software Generation Utilities - Solaris/ELF (3.0)
$ /distcomp/tools/gcc/2.95.3/sparc-SunOS/lib/gcc-lib/sparc-sun-solaris2.6/2.95.3/as -V /dev/null
GNU assembler version 2.9.1 (sparc-sun-solaris2.6), using BFD version 2.9.1

Known Problems

Solaris 8 (SunOS 5.8)/SPARC (Run-only)
$ uname -rsv
SunOS 5.8 Generic
$ g++ -v
Reading specs from /distcomp/tools/gcc/2.95.3/sparc-SunOS/lib/gcc-lib/sparc-sun-solaris2.6/2.95.3/specs
gcc version 2.95.3 20010315 (release)
$ g++ --print-prog-name=ld
/usr/ccs/bin/ld
$ g++ --print-prog-name=as
/distcomp/tools/gcc/2.95.3/sparc-SunOS/lib/gcc-lib/sparc-sun-solaris2.6/2.95.3/as
$ what /usr/ccs/bin/ld
/usr/ccs/bin/ld:
SunOS 5.8 Generic February 2000
$ /usr/ccs/bin/ld -V
ld: Software Generation Utilities - Solaris-ELF (4.0)
$ /distcomp/tools/gcc/2.95.3/sparc-SunOS/lib/gcc-lib/sparc-sun-solaris2.6/2.95.3/as -V /dev/null
GNU assembler version 2.9.1 (sparc-sun-solaris2.6), using BFD version 2.9.1

Known Problems