[Bug fortran/31639] [4.1/4.2/4.3] ICE in gfc_conv_constant, at fortran/trans-const.c:348 with len
kargl at gcc dot gnu dot org
Sun Jul 22 19:14:00 GMT 2007
------- Comment #10 from kargl at gcc dot gnu dot org 2007-07-22 19:14 -------
(In reply to comment #9)
> I don't know the fortran policy on closing bug reports with regressions; is
> there no chance to backport the fix to the active branches?
It isn't a gfortran policy. The general GCC policy is that only regression
fixes can/should be backported. You would need to show that the code in
comment #1 could be compiled with a version of gfortran that is older than
4.1.2 20061115; otherwise, this is simply a bug that finally got fixed.
Additionally, there simply are too few gfortran developers to maintain 3
active branches. So, we have chosen to concentrate our effort on trunk.
If a patch fixes a regression in 4.2, it may be backported but there is
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