[patch] Update "Downloading the source" docs (Was: Components no longer exist)
Fri Jan 18 09:50:00 GMT 2013
On Fri, Jan 18, 2013 at 12:01 AM, Jonathan Wakely <email@example.com> wrote:
> On 17 January 2013 15:48, Michael Witten wrote:
>> The documentation here:
>> It is possible to download a full distribution or
>> specific components... If you choose to download
>> specific components, you must download the core
>> GCC distribution plus any language specific
>> distributions you wish to use.
>> However, from what I can tell, this hasn't been the
>> case since the release of 4.7.0; there is only a
>> monolithic distribution of source (no separate
>> Either the components need to be added, or the
>> documentation needs to be updated.
> Fixed by this patch, OK for trunk and 4.7?
I don't think mentioning what old GCC versions did is necessary, thus, ok
+Since GCC 4.7 it is only possible to download the full source distribution,
+not specific components.
+In GCC 3.0 and later versions, the GNU compiler
testsuites are also included in the full distribution.
> * doc/install.texi (Downloading the Source): Update references to
> downloading separate components.
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