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Re: [PATCH] Disable warning about -mcpu
- To: Thiemo Seufer <ica2_ts at csv dot ica dot uni-stuttgart dot de>
- Subject: Re: [PATCH] Disable warning about -mcpu
- From: Eric Christopher <echristo at redhat dot com>
- Date: 06 Sep 2001 21:32:02 -0700
- Cc: binutils at sources dot redhat dot com
- References: <20010907062637.E351@rembrandt.csv.ica.uni-stuttgart.de>
Ok, I'm not going to approve this one as it is a policy decision for all of
binutils. I'd prefer to leave it in, but I'd rather have Nick give a
comment on whether or not he wants it.
> this disables warnings about the use of -mcpu=FOO. The idea of it
> was to bring people away from using this to-be-deprecated option,
> but ATM it is an senseless obstacle to anyone who needs to use
> released gcc with a new assembler.
> 2001-09-07 Thiemo Seufer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> * config/tc-mips.c (md_begin): Disable warning about deprecated
> -mcpu option.
> diff -BurpNX /bigdisk/src/binutils-exclude src-orig/gas/config/tc-mips.c src/gas/config/tc-mips.c
> --- src-orig/gas/config/tc-mips.c Fri Aug 31 22:00:08 2001
> +++ src/gas/config/tc-mips.c Thu Sep 6 21:58:05 2001
> @@ -995,6 +1044,9 @@ md_begin ()
> "Use -march instead of -mcpu."));
> + /* We should warn about deprecated -mcpu, but gcc 3.0 needs it.
> + Commented out for now. */
> +#if 0
> if (mips_arch == CPU_UNKNOWN && mips_cpu != CPU_UNKNOWN)
> ci = mips_cpu_info_from_cpu (mips_cpu);
> @@ -1003,6 +1055,7 @@ md_begin ()
> as_warn (_("The -mcpu option is deprecated. Please use -march and "
> "-mtune instead."));
> /* At this point, mips_arch will either be CPU_UNKNOWN if no ARCH was
> specified on the command line, or some other value if one was.
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