[patch, fortran] Handling of .and. and .or. expressions

Janne Blomqvist blomqvist.janne@gmail.com
Thu Jun 28 06:42:00 GMT 2018

On Thu, Jun 28, 2018 at 8:58 AM, Janus Weil <janus@gcc.gnu.org> wrote:

> But that still leaves us with a problem: The standard allows the
> short-circuiting but it doesn't require it. Meaning that any other
> compiler that does not do it (like ifort) is not in conflict with the
> standard either.
> Many people may want to avoid such compiler-dependent behavior. That's
> why we need a warning. All of the discussion here has shown that using
> impure functions in logical expressions is not a good idea in Fortran.
> It is not illegal, but it should be considered bad style. That's why
> we need a warning:
> https://gcc.gnu.org/ml/fortran/2018-06/msg00160.html
> Does anyone agree with me that this is a useful diagnostic? Whether
> this warning should be included in -Wall or -Wextra or -Whereever can
> be debated. Is this patch ok for trunk?


(I think -Wsurprising is the correct place for this)

Janne Blomqvist

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