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Re: [3.3,3.4,mainline] PATCH: gcc/f/g77.texi and hijacked domain


On Sat, 17 Apr 2004, Steve Kargl wrote:
> You may want to point at http://grouper.ieee.org/groups/754/

On Sat, 17 Apr 2004, Mark Mitchell wrote:
> This change (or the other change suggested in the follow-up, or any
> other similar such change) is OK for 3.4.

I now installed the following.  Thanks for the hint Steve!

Gerald

2004-05-07  Gerald Pfeifer  <gerald@pfeifer.com>

	* g77.texi (Floating-point Errors): Avoid referencing
	http://www.linuxsupportline.com/~billm/ which as has been hijacked;
	add a reference to the official IEEE 754 site.

Index: g77.texi
===================================================================
RCS file: /cvs/gcc/gcc/gcc/f/g77.texi,v
retrieving revision 1.105.10.2
diff -u -3 -p -r1.105.10.2 g77.texi
--- g77.texi	21 Mar 2004 13:35:30 -0000	1.105.10.2
+++ g77.texi	6 May 2004 22:07:46 -0000
@@ -8613,14 +8613,11 @@ Floating-Point Arithmetic', Computing Su
 An online version is available at
 @uref{http://docs.sun.com/}.

-Information related to the IEEE 754
-floating-point standard by a leading light can be found at
+Information related to the IEEE 754 floating-point standard by can be found
+at @uref{http://grouper.ieee.org/groups/754/} and
 @uref{http://http.cs.berkeley.edu/%7Ewkahan/ieee754status/};
 see also slides from the short course referenced from
 @uref{http://http.cs.berkeley.edu/%7Efateman/}.
-@uref{http://www.linuxsupportline.com/%7Ebillm/} has a brief
-guide to IEEE 754, a somewhat x86-GNU/Linux-specific FAQ,
-and library code for GNU/Linux x86 systems.

 The supplement to the PostScript-formatted Goldberg document,
 referenced above, is available in HTML format.


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