Patchwork doc patch committed: Mention Go 1 language standard

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Submitter Ian Taylor
Date April 5, 2013, 4:27 a.m.
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Ian Taylor - April 5, 2013, 4:27 a.m.
This patch updates the gcc docs on programming language standards to
mention the Go 1 standard.  Bootstrapped on x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu.
Committed to mainline and 4.8 branch.


2013-04-04  Ian Lance Taylor  <>

	* doc/standards.texi (Standards): The Go frontend supports the Go
	1 language standard.


Index: doc/standards.texi
--- doc/standards.texi	(revision 197506)
+++ doc/standards.texi	(working copy)
@@ -280,13 +280,8 @@  available online, see @uref{http://gcc.g
 @section Go language
-The Go language continues to evolve as of this writing; see the
-@uref{, current language
-specifications}.  At present there are no specific versions of Go, and
-there is no way to describe the language supported by GCC in terms of
-a specific version.  In general GCC tracks the evolving specification
-closely, and any given release will support the language as of the
-date that the release was frozen.
+As of the GCC 4.7.1 release, GCC supports the Go 1 language standard,
+described at @uref{}.
 @section References for other languages