Refresher on gcc port and the executables
iandw.au at gmail.com
Wed Sep 11 05:54:52 PDT 2013
On 11/09/2013, at 8:22 PM, Tabitha McNerney wrote:
> I have been doing some more research and spoke with some people in the industry about certified compilers. Apparently a lot of progress has been made in the recent past and money has been flowing into the arena of certified compilers. What's preventing Apple from having a third party independent audit of their developer tools (which MacPorts depends on, and the rest of the world also depends on for a wide range of apps either for OS X or iOS)? Seriously, how hard would this be and I can't imagine it being a terrible expense to Apple to do this and show the world that its compilers are trojan free.
So, write to Apple and ask them.
Cheers, Ian W.
More information about the macports-users