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Re: [Patch,Fortran] PR 40580 - add -fcheck=pointer for some actual argument checks


Tobias Burnus wrote:

PS: The patch contains two other small changes; one to *def is trivial
and one to *.texi brings the words closer to the standard and describes
better what is actually done (e.g. copy-in/out is not really call by
reference, though the effect is [almost] the same).

+call-by-value by default while Fortran behaves usually similar to
+call-by-reference" Furthermore, strings and pointers are handled
+differently.

One trivial typo: there's a '"' where there should be a '.'.


One wording quibble: I think I would make it,
...while Fortran behavior is usually...


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