Patchwork for Re: C99 and C++0x status pages

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Submitter Gerald Pfeifer
Date May 9, 2011, 12:34 a.m.
Message ID <alpine.LNX.2.00.1105090231050.3911@gerinyyl.fvgr>
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Gerald Pfeifer - May 9, 2011, 12:34 a.m.
On Tue, 31 Aug 2010, Andre Majorel wrote:
> Yesterday, I spent an hour looking for the C99 and C++0x status
> pages in http://gcc.gnu.org/,
> 
>   http://gcc.gnu.org/c99status.html
>   http://gcc.gnu.org/projects/cxx0x.html
> 
> Apparently, the shortest path to the latter is
> 
>   "Releases"
>     -> "GCC 4.5.1"
>       -> "GCC 4.5.1 Jul 31, 2010 (changes)"
>         -> "Improved experimental support for the upcoming C++0x"
>           -> "please see the C++0x in GCC project page"
> 
> Those are among the most useful pages of the site, it makes no
> sense to bury them 4+ levels deep.

You're right, these two are really nice and for lack of proper landing 
pages for the C and C++ languages I went ahead and committed the patch 
below.

Thanks for pointing this out, and sorry for the "slight" delay in getting 
back to you.

Gerald

Patch

Index: index.html
===================================================================
RCS file: /cvs/gcc/wwwdocs/htdocs/index.html,v
retrieving revision 1.800
diff -u -r1.800 index.html
--- index.html	1 May 2011 21:26:47 -0000	1.800
+++ index.html	9 May 2011 00:30:51 -0000
@@ -15,7 +15,9 @@ 
 <img src="img/gccegg-65.png" alt="" align="right" />
 
 <p>The GNU Compiler Collection includes front ends for
-C, C++, Objective-C, <a href="fortran/">Fortran</a>,
+<a href="c99status.html">C</a>,
+<a href="projects/cxx0x.html">C++</a>,
+Objective-C, <a href="fortran/">Fortran</a>,
 <a href="java/">Java</a>, Ada, and Go, as well as libraries for these
 languages (<a href="libstdc++/">libstdc++</a>, libgcj,...).
 GCC was originally written as the compiler for the <a