[wwwdocs,+,Fortran] Release note updates: changes.html + gfortran.texi (F2008 status)

Submitted by Gerald Pfeifer on Oct. 2, 2010, 3:43 a.m.


Message ID alpine.LNX.2.00.1010020531050.5068@acrux.dbai.tuwien.ac.at
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Gerald Pfeifer Oct. 2, 2010, 3:43 a.m.
On Thu, 30 Sep 2010, Tobias Burnus wrote:
> attached you find an update for the GCC 4.6 release notes on the
> webserver and for the Fortran 2008 status section of gfortran.texi
> I intent to commit it as obvious but I would be happy to hear
> comments to about the patch (or also other items in those files).

Thanks, Tobias!

There are some minor changes I suggest per the patch below which I'll
commit in a second since I'll be more or less offline for the next 8

One thing I simply did not understand was what "supported kind values"
refers to.  It sounds Greek to me, but perhaps this is just one of those 
Fortran thingies? 


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Index: changes.html
RCS file: /cvs/gcc/wwwdocs/htdocs/gcc-4.6/changes.html,v
retrieving revision 1.47
diff -u -3 -p -r1.47 changes.html
--- changes.html	1 Oct 2010 20:09:45 -0000	1.47
+++ changes.html	2 Oct 2010 03:41:53 -0000
@@ -168,13 +168,13 @@ 
     modules, Fortran's <code>include</code>, and CPP's <code>#include</code>
     into account. Note: Using <code>-M</code> for the module path is no
     longer supported, use <code>-J</code> instead.</li>
-    <li>The flag <code>-Wconversion</code> has been modified to issue only
-    warnings if the conversion leads to information loss, which drastically
+    <li>The flag <code>-Wconversion</code> has been modified to only issue
+    warnings where a conversion leads to information loss.  This drastically
     reduces the number of warnings; <code>-Wconversion</code> is thus now
     enabled with <code>-Wall</code>. The flag <code>-Wconversion-extra</code>
-    has been added and warns also about other conversion;
-    <code>-Wconversion-extra</code> typically shows a huge number warnings,
-    most of which can be ignored.</li>
+    has been added and warns also about other conversions;
+    <code>-Wconversion-extra</code> typically issues a huge number of
+    warnings, most of which can be ignored.</li>
     <li>A new command-line option <code>-Wunused-dummy-argument</code> warns
 	about unused dummy arguments and is included in <code>-Wall</code>.
 	Before <code>-Wunused-variable</code> also warned about unused dummy
@@ -240,7 +240,7 @@ 
 	<li>The named constants <code>INTEGER_KINDS</code>,
 	<code>LOGICAL_KINDS</code>, <code>REAL_KINDS</code> and
 	<code>CHARACTER_KINDS</code> of the intrinsic module
-	<code>ISO_FORTRAN_ENV</code> have been added; those arrays contain
+	<code>ISO_FORTRAN_ENV</code> have been added; these arrays contain
 	the supported kind values for the respective types.</li>
 	<li>The module procedures <code>C_SIZEOF</code> of the intrinsic
 	module <code>ISO_C_BINDINGS</code> and <code>COMPILER_VERSION</code>