[PATCH] Correct gas manpage

Marek Polacek polacek@redhat.com
Sat Nov 10 00:26:00 GMT 2012


Ping.

On Fri, Nov 02, 2012 at 04:42:17PM +0100, Marek Polacek wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 12:15:40PM +0100, Marek Polacek wrote:
> > So this patch ought to correct this.
> 
> A better version.  We should also say that -v is equivalent to
> -verbose and --verbose.
> 
> 2012-11-02  Marek Polacek  <polacek@redhat.com>
> 
> 	* gas/doc/as.texinfo: Option -version is identical with --version,
> 	not -v.  Add -verbose and --verbose options which are identical
> 	with -v.
> 
> --- binutils/gas/doc/as.texinfo.mp	2012-11-02 16:28:56.300154375 +0100
> +++ binutils/gas/doc/as.texinfo	2012-11-02 16:35:48.643312916 +0100
> @@ -241,9 +241,9 @@ gcc(1), ld(1), and the Info entries for
>   [@b{--listing-lhs-width2}=@var{NUM}] [@b{--listing-rhs-width}=@var{NUM}]
>   [@b{--listing-cont-lines}=@var{NUM}] [@b{--keep-locals}] [@b{-o}
>   @var{objfile}] [@b{-R}] [@b{--reduce-memory-overheads}] [@b{--statistics}]
> - [@b{-v}] [@b{-version}] [@b{--version}] [@b{-W}] [@b{--warn}]
> - [@b{--fatal-warnings}] [@b{-w}] [@b{-x}] [@b{-Z}] [@b{@@@var{FILE}}]
> - [@b{--size-check=[error|warning]}]
> + [@b{-v}] [@b{-verbose}] [@b{--verbose}] [@b{-version}] [@b{--version}]
> + [@b{-W}] [@b{--warn}] [@b{--fatal-warnings}] [@b{-w}] [@b{-x}] [@b{-Z}]
> + [@b{@@@var{FILE}}] [@b{--size-check=[error|warning]}]
>   [@b{--target-help}] [@var{target-options}]
>   [@b{--}|@var{files} @dots{}]
>  @c
> @@ -706,10 +706,12 @@ assembly.
>  Remove local absolute symbols from the outgoing symbol table.
>  
>  @item -v
> -@itemx -version
> +@itemx -verbose
> +@itemx --verbose
>  Print the @command{as} version.
>  
> -@item --version
> +@item -version
> +@itemx --version
>  Print the @command{as} version and exit.
>  
>  @item -W
> @@ -2305,12 +2307,11 @@ For example, it disables the exception f
>  @section Announce Version: @option{-v}
>  
>  @kindex -v
> -@kindex -version
>  @cindex assembler version
>  @cindex version of assembler
>  You can find out what version of as is running by including the
> -option @samp{-v} (which you can also spell as @samp{-version}) on the
> -command line.
> +option @samp{-v} (which you can also spell as @samp{-verbose} or @samp{--verbose})
> +on the command line.
>  
>  @node W
>  @section Control Warnings: @option{-W}, @option{--warn}, @option{--no-warn}, @option{--fatal-warnings}
> 
> 	Marek



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