documentation of powerpc64{,le}-linux-gnu as primary platform

Matthias Klose doko@ubuntu.com
Thu Jul 9 13:06:59 GMT 2020


On 7/9/20 1:58 PM, David Edelsohn via Gcc wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 9, 2020 at 7:03 AM Matthias Klose <doko@ubuntu.com> wrote:
>>
>> https://gcc.gnu.org/gcc-8/criteria.html lists the little endian platform first
>> as a primary target, however it's not mentioned for GCC 9 and GCC 10. Just an
>> omission?
>>
>> https://gcc.gnu.org/legacy-ml/gcc-patches/2018-07/msg00854.html suggests that
>> the little endian platform should be mentioned, and maybe the big endian
>> platform should be dropped?
>>
>> Jakub suggested to fix that for GCC 9 and GCC 10, and get a consensus for GCC 11.
> 
> Why are you so insistent to drop big endian?  No.  Please leave this alone.

No, I don't leave this alone.  The little endian target is dropped in GCC 9 and
GCC 10.  Is this really what you intended to do?

Matthias



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