Creating gcc-newbies mailing list

Gerald Pfeifer gerald@pfeifer.com
Sat Jul 28 19:43:00 GMT 2007


On Fri, 27 Jul 2007, Rask Ingemann Lambertsen wrote:
> This part of the documentation is fragmented in a way such that I 
> sometimes can't find what I'm looking for, even if I know it is there 
> (somewhere). For example, when it comes to submitting patches, we have 
> <URL:http://gcc.gnu.org/codingconventions.html> and 
> <URL:http://gcc.gnu.org/contribute.html> which both say something about 
> ChangeLog enties while neither mention the patch tracker. Another 
> example is that both <URL:http://gcc.gnu.org/contribute.html> and 
> <URL:http://gcc.gnu.org/install/test.html> document how to test GCC, so 
> you have to find and read both.

Are there concrete changes you think would make sense?  

http://gcc.gnu.org/install/test.html is focused on users, so we will 
probably have to have two (complementary) sources on testing, but for
the others changes probably will be easier.

Gerald



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