GNU Compiler Collection – Tyrone


The GNU Compiler Collection (usually shortened to GCC) is a compiler system, produced by the GNU Project supporting various programming languages. GCC has been adopted as the standard compiler by most modern Unix-like computer operating systems with GNU/Linux. GCC has been ported to a wide variety of processor architectures, and is widely deployed as a tool in commercial, proprietary and closed source software development environments.

Vendor : GNU Compiler Collection.

Architecture : x86_64

Release : 4.4.4

Language :

The standard compiler includes front end for programming languages C, C++, Java and Fortran. The compilation commands for each of languages are as follows:

1. C – (gcc) ,
2. C++ – (g++) ,
3. Java – (gcj) and
4. Fortran (gfortran) .

Environmental Setup

Bash Shell

Add the following lines in your .bashrc

export PATH=$PATH:/usr/bin
export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=$LD_LIBRARY_PATH:/usr/lib64:/usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-redhat-linux/4.4.4:/lib64:/lib
Run the command source ~/.bashrc

C Shell

Add the following lines in your .cshrc

set PATH = ($PATH /usr/bin)
set LD_LIBRARY_PATH = ($LD_LIBRARY_PATH /usr/lib64 /usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-redhat-linux/4.4.4/lib64 /lib)

Run the command source ~/.cshrc


1. GCC C/C++ Compiler
2. GCC Fortran
3.GCC Java

Report Problems to: 

If you encounter any problem in using this software please report to SERC helpdesk at the email address helpdesk_serc or contact System Administrators in #109 (SERC)