Committed Go frontend

Michael Matz matz@suse.de
Fri Dec 3 15:39:00 GMT 2010


Hi,

On Fri, 3 Dec 2010, Ian Lance Taylor wrote:

> Joern Rennecke <amylaar@spamcop.net> writes:
> 
> > Quoting Andrew Pinski <pinskia@gmail.com>:
> >
> >> On Thu, Dec 2, 2010 at 8:41 PM, Ian Lance Taylor <iant@google.com> wrote:
> >>> The Go language is not built by default, so this should not have a
> >>> significant effect on most developers.
> >>
> >> Hmm, but it looks like it is currently.
> >
> > Indeed, as of r167408, --enable-languages=all includes go.
> 
> Well, yeah.  Isn't that exactly what should happen?

The precedent would be Ada.  It is not included in =all, you explicitely 
have to enable it via e.g. =all,ada .  I would have thought Go to behave 
similarly.  In particular =all selects all languages that leave 
build_by_default set to yes in their config-lang.in ...

> When I said it wasn't built by default, I meant that it wasn't built if 
> you don't use a --enable-languages option.


Ciao,
Michael.



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