[patch, fortran] lang.opt: Adjust documentation.

Brooks Moses brooks.moses@codesourcery.com
Sun Mar 25 23:29:00 GMT 2007


Mike Stump wrote:
> On Mar 24, 2007, at 11:06 AM, Brooks Moses wrote:
>> fpreprocessed
>>  Fortran
>> -Treat the input file as preprocessed
>> +; For internal use only: Treat the input file as preprocessed
> 
> The Undocumented tag comes to mind, though, I will note that this  
> flag is documented for C.

Indeed.  As FX reminded me, when I was looking into this a half-year ago 
I discovered that using the Undocumented tag in fortran/lang.opt didn't 
affect anything since it was documented in C.  However, that was with 
the old --help system, and I'm not sure how the new one handles this.

Currently, something seems to be broken in the gcc -v --help output for 
C and C++ (it's reporting "The following options are specific to the 
language C: No options with the desired characteristics were found"), so 
I can't actually tell what this is doing.  However, the new system does 
seem to be written under the assumption that all *.opt files that list 
an option give it the same documentation string, so I will apply the 
other parts of this patch but leave this bit out.

Thanks!
- Brooks, who just filed PRs 31349 through 31352 about the --help output 
while tracking this down.  :)



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