libstdc++5 and gcc 3.3

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at
Mon Oct 9 18:43:29 BST 2006

On Tue, Oct 10, 2006 at 01:13:13AM +0800, Joel Bryan Juliano wrote:
> I noticed that Edgy have 2 version of gcc compiler, there's gcc-4.1 and gcc-3.3
> preinstalled. I like to remove gcc-3.3 but it depends on libstdc++5. Would
> removing libstdc++5 break the default applications, because there's libstdc++6
> currently installed.

None of the default applications require it, but many third party C++ 
applications do.

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at

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