Found these links, if you are curious:
I must be the only one watching this … over the last 19 days, the number of gcc8 blocking bugs dropped from 10 to 4.
I didn’t have any reason to comment.
In his most recent “Review of the week”, Dimstar says that gcc8 will be coming soon as the distro default compiler
There’s one bug left which has a patch pending. Soon!
As this is not a request for support, it will be moved to Chit Chat.
Thread closed and moving.
Thread moved and re-opened.
Wow, just wow. Let the massive gcc8 pending change be a surprise to people that read the forums. Whatever.
I would imagine folks who use Tumbleweed to be also tracking changes via the development and support Mailing Lists.
No … it should be mentioned in the forums, just in the right place. For reference see the Forum Rules or Forum FAQs.
“gcc8 is in Factory” (Martin Liška)