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|Full description=The GNU Compiler Collection is a fully featured ISO C compiler with support for C, as well as C++, Objective C, Java, Objective C++, Ada and Fortran. GCC provides many levels of source code error checking traditionally provided by other tools (such as lint), produces debugging information, and can perform many different optimizations to the resulting object code. The GNU Compiler for Java is now integrated and supported: GCJ can compile Java source or Java bytecodes to either native code or Java class files. Java programs will run faster while letting users run a completely free system without needing a proprietary Java compiler. GCC supports many different [http://gcc.gnu.org/backends.html  architectures] and [http://gcc.gnu.org/install/specific.html operating systems].
 
|Full description=The GNU Compiler Collection is a fully featured ISO C compiler with support for C, as well as C++, Objective C, Java, Objective C++, Ada and Fortran. GCC provides many levels of source code error checking traditionally provided by other tools (such as lint), produces debugging information, and can perform many different optimizations to the resulting object code. The GNU Compiler for Java is now integrated and supported: GCJ can compile Java source or Java bytecodes to either native code or Java class files. Java programs will run faster while letting users run a completely free system without needing a proprietary Java compiler. GCC supports many different [http://gcc.gnu.org/backends.html  architectures] and [http://gcc.gnu.org/install/specific.html operating systems].
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|Computer languages=C,C++,Java,Ada,Fortran,Objective C,Go
 
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Revision as of 11:49, 10 January 2012


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GCC

https://gcc.gnu.org/
GNU Compiler Collection.

GCC is the GNU Compiler Collection. It provides compiler front-ends for several languages, including C, C++, Objective-C, Fortran, Ada, and Go. It also includes runtime support libraries for these languages.

GCC provides many levels of source code error checking traditionally provided by other tools (such as lint), produces debugging information, and can perform many different optimizations to the resulting object code. GCC supports many different architectures and operating systems.

Documentation

https://gcc.gnu.org/onlinedocs/

Selection from the FSF shop

Free as in Freedom 2.0, by Richard Stallman

Introduction to the Command Line

Using GCC: The GNU Compiler Collection Reference Manual, v. 3.3

Debugging with GDB: The GNU Source-Level Debugger, V 7.3.1

GCC Starter Pack



Helping the GNU Project and the Free Software Movement



If you have corrections to this entry or questions about it, please contact: mailto:maintainers@gnu.org


"IRC general" IRC general channel
irc://irc.freenode.net/#gcc
"IRC development" IRC development channel
irc://irc.oftc.net/#gcc

Related Projects



Extensions, plug-ins, or add-ons for this program

GNU Modula-2A Modula-2 compiler front-end to GCChttp://www.nongnu.org/gm2/homepage.html


Licensing

License

Verified by

Verified on

Notes

Verified by

Kelly Hopkins

Verified on

28 April 2010

Verified by

Kelly Hopkins

Verified on

28 April 2010




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
GCC Steering Committee Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
VCS Repository Webviewhttps://gcc.gnu.org/git/?p=gcc.git;a=summary
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnu-system-discuss/
Debian (Ref) (R)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/gcc-7-doc
Generalhttps://gcc.gnu.org/wiki
WikidataGeneralhttps://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q178940
Mailing Listhttps://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-help/
Debian (Ref) (R)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/gcc-7
Generalhttps://savannah.gnu.org/people/
Mailing Listhttps://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gnutools-advocacy/
Debian (Ref) (R)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/gcc-3.3
Downloadhttps://ftp.gnu.org/old-gnu/gcc/
Mailing Listhttps://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc/
Debian (Ref) (R)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/gcc-defaults
Debian (Ref) (R)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/gcc-9
Downloadhttps://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/gcc/
Generalhttps://packages.debian.org/search?suite=default&section=all&arch=any&searchon=sourcenames&keywords=gcc
Debian (Ref) (R)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/gcc-8
Generalhttps://gcc.gnu.org/wiki/cauldron2018


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to build GNU make
Weak prerequisitebison
Weak prerequisitetexinfo
Weak prerequisitegperf
Weak prerequisitegettext
Weak prerequisiteautogen

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