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Re: [patch] Edits for GCC internals manual - gimple.texi

On Sunday 03 May 2009 08:25:54 pm Joseph S. Myers wrote:
> On Sun, 3 May 2009, Brad Hards wrote:
> > Mix of editorial fixes for GCC Internals manual.
> >
> > Mainly changes @code{FOO} to @var{foo} for function arguments.
> The @deftypefn lines should use @var as well.
There are a lot of fixes possible. I'm just trying to fix the things that 
annoy me.

> Do you have a copyright assignment for GCC on file at the FSF?  I think
> these changes are large enough to need one, even though largely
> mechanical.
I do not have assignment on file for GCC. I'm not very fond of the process 
either, after having gone through it once (for libgcrypt), and having a 
second run through the process (for GNU PDF) go bad. It isn't an ethical 
issue - its just the FSF makes it so hard.

I don't see that I've actually created anything that would be copyrightable. 
The @var{} part is copy-n-paste from the texinfo manual. The rest of it 
already existed - I've only moved it around a bit, or took it from a GCC 
header file.


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