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From: Gerald Pfeifer <>
To: Jonathan Wakely <>
Cc: Van Ly <>,
Subject: Re: unreachable intro to gcc page linked to on readings page
Date: Mon, 29 Aug 2022 12:31:52 +0200 (CEST)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Wed, 24 Aug 2022, Jonathan Wakely wrote:
>> a broken link points to
>>   An introduction to GCC by Brian J. Gough.
>>   .
> There are much more recent archived copies like
> I'm not sure it's worth updating the link to an archived copy of that
> page, because all the links for buying a PDF or printed copy are
> probably dead now anyway.
> We could link to instead, or
> to the archived HTML version. The newest capture of the HTML version
> seems to be this, although I didn't check that all pages are archived:
> My preference would be to link to that latter. Although it's quite
> dated, the sections on basic compilation and compiler flags are still
> relevant for beginners.
> Gerald?

I searched around a bit myself (since indeed the original and printed 
versions seem to be gone) and landed at

as well. I probably would have gone for that, though the link you found works equally if you want to point 
there instead.

Gerald (who appears in the Acknowledgement section of that book :-)

  reply	other threads:[~2022-08-29 10:32 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-08-07  8:33 Van Ly
2022-08-24 11:41 ` Jonathan Wakely
2022-08-29 10:31   ` Gerald Pfeifer [this message]
2022-09-01 11:01     ` [wwwdocs] " Jonathan Wakely
2022-09-21  9:32       ` Jonathan Wakely

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