Today, Red Hat announced the general availability of Red Hat Developer Toolset 4, giving you access to the latest, stable open source C and C++ compilers and complementary development and performance profiling tools. Accessible through the Red Hat Developers Program and related subscriptions, Red Hat Developer Toolset enables developers to compile applications once and deploy across multiple versions of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

New additions and updated components of Red Hat Developer Toolset 4 include:

  • GNU Compiler Collection (GCC) 5.2
  • The GNU Project Debugger (GDB) 7.10
  • Eclipse Mars (4.5)
  • Many updates to toolchain components and performance tools, such as binutils (2.25) and SystemTap (2.8)

Red Hat Developer Toolset 4 is now available to customers and partners with select active Red Hat Enterprise Linux subscriptions. For more information on installation or to view the complete release notes, please visit the Red Hat Customer Portal.

Red Hat Software Collections 2.1, which introduces Varnish Cache and multiple component updates, is also generally available today.


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Last updated: January 17, 2023