Old installation docs

Jonathan Wakely jwakely.gcc@gmail.com
Wed Oct 20 18:45:50 GMT 2021


On Wed, 20 Oct 2021 at 18:10, Martin Liška wrote:

> On 10/20/21 18:59, Jonathan Wakely via Gcc wrote:
> > On Wed, 20 Oct 2021 at 17:40, Joseph Myers wrote:
> >
> >> On Wed, 20 Oct 2021, Jonathan Wakely via Gcc wrote:
> >>
> >>> https://gcc.gnu.org/install/ says:
> >>>
> >>> "There are also some old installation instructions
> >>> <https://gcc.gnu.org/install/old.html>, which are mostly obsolete but
> >> still
> >>> contain some information which has not yet been merged into the main
> part
> >>> of this manual."
> >>
> >> Those should have been removed in GCC commit
> >> 431d26e1dd18c1146d3d4dcd3b45a3b04f7f7d59, it seems that forgot to remove
> >> the link in the HTML version.
> >>
> >>
> > Aha, thanks. I will submit a patch to remove the link.
> >
>
> Please do so, I really forgot about it.
>

Done by the attached patch, pushed as r12-4580.
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commit 885f9b4ad59a1c37742b68505edc80c7f419d9a4
Author: Jonathan Wakely <jwakely@redhat.com>
Date:   Wed Oct 20 19:39:15 2021

    doc: Remove broken link to old.html docs
    
    The target of this link was removed in r12-1061.
    
    gcc/ChangeLog:
    
            * doc/install.texi: Remove link to old.html

diff --git a/gcc/doc/install.texi b/gcc/doc/install.texi
index edcaae3f55a..7c775965964 100644
--- a/gcc/doc/install.texi
+++ b/gcc/doc/install.texi
@@ -198,12 +198,6 @@ remove that directory when you do not need that specific version of GCC
 any longer, and, if shared libraries are installed there as well, no
 more binaries exist that use them.
 
-@ifhtml
-There are also some @uref{old.html,,old installation instructions},
-which are mostly obsolete but still contain some information which has
-not yet been merged into the main part of this manual.
-@end ifhtml
-
 @html
 <hr />
 <p>


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