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Re: [PATCH, Fortran] gfortran.texi: Update "Standards" section.
- From: Steve Kargl <sgk at troutmask dot apl dot washington dot edu>
- To: Brooks Moses <bmoses at stanford dot edu>
- Cc: fortran at gcc dot gnu dot org, gcc-patches at gcc dot gnu dot org
- Date: Tue, 10 Oct 2006 10:50:16 -0700
- Subject: Re: [PATCH, Fortran] gfortran.texi: Update "Standards" section.
- References: <452443E9.email@example.com>
On Wed, Oct 04, 2006 at 04:29:45PM -0700, Brooks Moses wrote:
> The attached patch updates the "Standards" section of the manual to say
> that GNU Fortran "implements" (rather than "aims to implement") the
> Fortran 95 standard, and notes that support of Fortran 95 means that
> GFortran can compile virtually all Fortran 90 and Fortran 77 programs as
> well. In addition, it adds mention of the OpenMP standard and TR 15581
> (as per Steve Kargl's comment that this is coming in a matter of days).
> Also, the "we may support other standards in the future" has been
> trimmed down to the only thing that, so far as I know, is still in the
> works: Fortran 2003. (I seem to recall that the idea of a -std=f90
> switch has been pretty much abandoned; is there any reason to expect
> that a -std=f77 switch is ever likely to happen?)
> OK for trunk?