Patchwork Add missing ChangeLog entry

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Submitter Nathan Sidwell
Date June 2, 2011, 10:12 a.m.
Message ID <4DE761FC.4030503@codesourcery.com>
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Nathan Sidwell - June 2, 2011, 10:12 a.m.
On 06/01/11 15:32, Ian Lance Taylor wrote:
> I noticed that we have a --with-specs option in gcc/configure.ac, added
> in revision 155208 with this e-mail message:
> http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-patches/2009-12/msg00132.html

sorry about that.  How's the attachd documentation?
Basile Starynkevitch - June 2, 2011, 10:41 a.m.
On Thu, 02 Jun 2011 11:12:12 +0100
Nathan Sidwell <nathan@codesourcery.com> wrote:

> On 06/01/11 15:32, Ian Lance Taylor wrote:
> > I noticed that we have a --with-specs option in gcc/configure.ac, added
> > in revision 155208 with this e-mail message:
> > http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-patches/2009-12/msg00132.html
> 
> sorry about that.  How's the attachd documentation?

[...]
+@item --with-specs=@var{specs}
+Specify additional command line driver SPECS.  This can be useful if
+you to turn on a non-standard feature by default without modifying the
+compiler's source code, for instance
+@option{--with-specs=%@{!fcommon:%@{!fno-common:-fno-common@}@}}.

I am not a native English speaker, and my english is bad. But perhaps it should be
"this can be useful if you *want* to turn on"
I feel that the 'want' word is missing...

Regards.
Ian Taylor - June 2, 2011, 5:13 p.m.
Nathan Sidwell <nathan@codesourcery.com> writes:

> On 06/01/11 15:32, Ian Lance Taylor wrote:
>> I noticed that we have a --with-specs option in gcc/configure.ac, added
>> in revision 155208 with this e-mail message:
>> http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-patches/2009-12/msg00132.html
>
> sorry about that.  How's the attachd documentation?

Works for me, but please add an @xref{Spec Files} (you might need a
document in there too, not sure) as a pointer to where the spec format
is documented.

Thanks.

Ian

Patch

2011-06-02  Nathan Sidwell  <nathan@codesourcery.com>

	* doc/install.texi (Options specification): Document --with-specs.

Index: doc/install.texi
===================================================================
--- doc/install.texi	(revision 174559)
+++ doc/install.texi	(working copy)
@@ -771,6 +771,12 @@ 
 on other configuration options, and differs between cross and native
 configurations.
 
+@item --with-specs=@var{specs}
+Specify additional command line driver SPECS.  This can be useful if
+you to turn on a non-standard feature by default without modifying the
+compiler's source code, for instance
+@option{--with-specs=%@{!fcommon:%@{!fno-common:-fno-common@}@}}.
+
 @end table
 
 @item --program-prefix=@var{prefix}