[PATCH]: fix the --with-mpfr-dir=PATH configure flag

Mark Mitchell mark@codesourcery.com
Mon Nov 20 19:24:00 GMT 2006

Steve Kargl wrote:

> For the record, I'm the person that converted gfortran to
> use mpfr.  The original --with-mpfr and --with-mpfr-dir flags
> were graphed from the --with-gmp[-dir] flags.  I've been
> subscribed to fortran@ list since its inception.  There is/was
> little to no email traffic concerning this (these) flags over
> the last 2 to 3 years.  IMHO, I think the *-dir flags can go. 

Kaveh, I think we've got the consensus I was seeking.  Therefore, unless
anyone objects in the next 24 hours, I'm going to stand by my last
position: apply your patch for 4.1, remove the options for 4.2/mainline.
 Or, rather, make them issue errors in 4.2/mainline, so that users
upgrading from 4.1 will not be silently surprised that the option is


Mark Mitchell
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