ChangeLog   [plain text]

2007-07-19  Release Manager

	* GCC 4.2.1 released.

2007-06-28  Mike Stump  <>

	* gcc_release: Update for Objective-C++.

2007-05-28  Mark Mitchell  <>

	* gcc_release: Adjust placement of release candidates.

2007-05-13  Release Manager

	* GCC 4.2.0 released.

2006-09-17  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (LC_ALL): Default to C.

2006-03-11  Gabriel Dos Reis  <>

	* crontab: Don't build snapshot for 3.4.x anymore.
	* update_version_svn (IGNORE_BRANCHES): Add 3_4-branch.

2006-01-12  Ben Elliston  <>

	* update_version_svn (ADD_BRANCHES): Remove dfp-branch.

2005-12-16  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs_svn: Remove unnecessary files from source tree.
	Use set -e.
	* doc_exclude, update_web_docs, update_web_docs_libstdcxx: Remove.

2005-12-16  Mark Mitchell  <>

	* update_web_docs_svn: Set @srcdir in gcc-vers.texi. 
2005-11-18  Mark Mitchell  <>

	* crontab: Add 4.1 branch entry.

2005-11-06  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* gcc_release: Further update for SVN.  Don't set EXPORTTAG or
	EXPORTDATE; always determine SVNREV the same way.  Correct message
	about what sources are being retrived.  Include branch information
	* crontab: Don't include initial / in branch name.

2005-11-05  Daniel Berlin  <>

	* gcc_release:  Always determine revision number from date or tag,
	and use that, instead of fragile date based export.
	Put back setting of non-local CVSROOT.

2005-11-05  Daniel Berlin  <>

	* gcc_release: Make tags go in /tags.
	Don't tag for snapshots.
	Determine revision number of export and put into snapshot

2005-11-03  Daniel Berlin  <>

	* gcc_release: Update for SVN
	* crontab: Update for new gcc_release

2005-10-26  Daniel Berlin  <>

	* update_web_docs_svn: Use -q to quiet svn.

2005-10-26  Daniel Berlin  <>

	* crontab: Update to reflect reality

2005-10-01  Mark Mitchell  <>

	* gcc_release (build_sources): If trying to apply a tag that
	already exists, issue an error message and exit.

2005-09-30  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	PR other/23693
	* update_web_docs: Add PDF support.  Correct check of DEV-PHASE.

2005-09-30  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs_old: Remove.

2005-08-14  Kelley Cook  <>

	* gcc_release: Update with FSF address.

2005-07-26  Janis Johnson  <>

	* update_version (ADD_BRANCHES): Add dfp-branch.

2005-05-21  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* crontab: Spread snapshot building more evenly throughout the

2005-05-19  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* crontab: Don't build 3.3 branch snapshots.
	* update_version (IGNORE_BRANCHES): Add gcc-3_3-branch.

2005-03-15  Zack Weinberg  <>

	* README: Update.
	* gcc_release: Update gcc/DEV-PHASE if that file exists, instead
	of gcc/version.c.
	* update_version: Handle updating gcc/DATESTAMP.
	* update_web_docs: Generate gcc-vers.texi first.

2005-03-10  Ranjit Mathew  <>

	* gcc_release (ADA_DIRS): Add "gnattools".

2005-02-25  Mark Mitchell  <>

	* crontab: Adjust for 4.0 branch.

2004-12-30  Sebastian Pop  <>

	* update_version (ADD_BRANCHES): Replace lno-branch with

2004-09-11  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* crontab: Rename GCC 3.5 snapshots to GCC 4.0 snapshots.

2004-08-14  Kelley Cook  <>

	* gcc_release (build_sources): Add comment header to generated

2004-08-06  Kelley Cook  <>

	* gcc_release (snapshot_print): Accept arguments.  Don't use echo -e.
	(announce_snapshot):  Update for above.  Don't use echo -e.

2004-08-03 Kelley Cook  <>

	* maintainer-scripts (snapshot_print): New function.
	(announce_snapshot): Generate announcment on the fly.
	Use a directory link for LATEST.
	* snapshot-README: Delete.
	* snapshot-index.html: Delete.

2004-06-09  Paolo Bonzini  <>

	* gcc_release (build_sources): Move the libcpp gmo files
	to the source directory.

2004-06-03  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* gcc_release (maybe_build_tarfile): New function.
	(build_tarfiles): Use maybe_build_tarfile.

2004-05-21  Paolo Carlini  <>

	* gcc_release (build_sources): Generate the NEWS file in toplevel.

2004-05-17  Kelley Cook  <>

	* gcc_release (build_sources): Change CRCs from brik to md5sum.

2004-05-16  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* crontab: Add GCC 3.5 snapshots, currenty run on Sundays.

2004-05-13  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs: Also remove old .gz files from subdirectories
	on the 15th of the month.

2004-05-13  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs (MANUALS): Add gfortran.

2004-05-13  Arnaud Charlet  <>

	* update_web_docs: Fix generation of Ada docs.

2004-05-13  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_version (ADD_BRANCHES): Remove tree-ssa-20020619-branch.

	* gcc_release (DIFF): Remove -3 option.

2003-07-26  Paul Brook  <>

	* gcc_release: Add gcc-fortran.
	* snapshot-README: Ditto.
	* snapshot-index.html: Ditto.

2004-05-02  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* crontab: Move GCC 3.4 snapshots from Wednesday afternoon to
	Friday night, where has less load.

2004-05-02  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* crontab: Adjust temporary directory used for snapshot generation.
	Move GCC 3.3 snapshots to Wednesday 22:32, where has
	less load.

2004-04-19  Mark Mitchell  <>

	* gcc_release (build_sources): Do not use "-F" to tag sources.

2004-04-07  Mark Mitchell  <>

	* gcc_release (build_sources): Do not use "-r" and "-D" at the
	same time with "cvs export".

2004-03-27  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release: Fix sanity check for argument of -p command-line
	options.  In snapshot mode, only generate diffs against the previous
	snapshot if the user did not specify any old tarball explictly.

2004-03-25  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (FTP_PATH): Use /var/ftp instead of ~ftp, and
	only set at a single place.

2004-03-14  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (SNAPSHOTS_DIR): New variable.  Use it.
	(announce_snapshot): Use it.

2004-03-14  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (announce_snapshot): Use changedir instead of
	plain cd.

2004-02-10  Arnaud Charlet  <>

	* gcc_release: Add libada as part of ADA_DIRS.

2004-01-21  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* crontab: Make 3.4 snapshots from the new 3.4 release branch.

2004-01-20  Kelley Cook  <>

	* gcc_release (build_sources): Delete call to make f77.rebuilt.

2004-01-17  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* snapshot-README: Mention how the snapshot was generated.
	* snapshot-index.html: Ditto.  Further sync with snapshot-README.

2004-01-03  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs: Create tarballs of documentation sources and
	HTML docs.

2004-01-02  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* update_version: Add some documentation.

2004-01-02  Pop Sébastian  <>

	* update_version (ADD_BRANCHES): Add lno-branch.

2003-11-02  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* maintainer-addresses: New script.

2003-10-24  Kelley Cook  <>

	* gcc_release (build_sources): Use --enable-generated-files-in-srcdir.

2003-09-22  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (announce_snapshot): Restructure processing
	of snapshot-README and snapshot-index.html and add a new
	substitution for @EXPORT@.

2003-08-24  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (build_sources): Create/update the LAST_UPDATED file
	in the source directory with information how sources were obtained.

2003-08-16  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (build_sources): Use two new variables EXPORTTAG and
	EXPORTDATE to make the extraction of sources more transparent and
	also allow snapshots (off mainline) without a tag.

2003-08-08  Mark Mitchell  <>

	* gcc_release: Correct logic for updating version.c.  Put
	prereleases into a subdirectory.

2003-07-29  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* crontab: Update invocation of gcc_release according to the
	previous changes there.  Add automatic 3.4 snapshots from mainline.

2003-07-23  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (usage): Document that -s now takes symbolic name
	and branch of the snapshot as parameters.
	Implement this as part of command-line processing.
	(BRANCH): Remove default initialization for snapshots.
	(CVSBRANCH): Ditto.
	Do not lay down a CVS tag if generating a snapshot from mainline.

2003-07-19  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (announce_snapshot): Use ${RELEASE} instead
	of ${BRANCH}-${DATE} to refer to the snapshot directory.
	Put README file into the snapshot directory.

	(RELEASE): Define as ${BRANCH}-${DATE} for snapshots.
	(FTP_PATH): Use ${RELEASE} in case of snapshots.
	(TAG): Ditto.
	(OLD_TARS): Adjust to new directory scheme for snapshots.

2003-07-14  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (announce_snapshot): Add substitution of @RELEASE@
	for README and index.html.
	* snapshot-README: Use it.
	* snapshot-index.html: Ditto.

2003-07-09  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (announce_snapshot): Add substitution of @BRANCH@
	for README and index.html.  Remove substitution of @LONG_DATE@.
	Put index.html into the respective snapshot directory.
	Adjust subject of the notification mail to the new naming scheme
	for CVS tags.
	Adjust name of the LATEST-IS-... files to the new naming scheme
	for snapshot directories.
	(FTP_PATH): Ditto.
	(LAST_DIR): Ditto.
	(LAST_LONG_DATE): Remove.

	* snapshot-README: Adjust to the new naming schemes for directories
	and snapshots per se.
	Dynamically fill in the respective branch instead of hardcoding it.

	* snapshot-index.html: Replace individual links to diffs with a
	general link to the diff/ subdirectory.
	Mention the concrete snapshot in <title> and <h1>.
	Adjust links to the new location of index.html.

2003-07-08  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release: Move handling of complex modes directly after
	switch handling.
	(TAG): Include the branch name as part of snapshot CVS tags.

2003-07-04  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release: Execute operations which are
	related to diff generation only if diffs have been requested.
	(build_sources): Improve tracing and an error message related
	to tagging.

2003-07-01  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (BRANCH): Rename to...
	(CVSBRANCH): macro, and use BRANCH for the variant users
	will see.
	(FTP_BRANCH): For snapshots, include ${BRANCH} in the last part
	of the directory name.
	Use .snapshot_date-${BRANCH} instead of .snapshot_date.

2003-06-28  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release: Command "all" now creates .gz files only for
	releases and pre-releases.

2003-06-27  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (build_sources): Do not include gnats.html any longer.
	Make an error message more descriptive.

2003-06-25  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release: Factor the updating of links and READMEs on the
	FTP server and sending mail for snapshots into a...
	(announce_snapshot): function.
	Add informative output for both.

2003-06-18  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release: Do not update gcc_latest_snapshot tag any longer.

2003-06-18  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* snapshot-index.html: Use F77 instead of G77 front end.
	Remove link to CodeSourcery snapshots which was not up-to-date.
	Do not refer to any longer.

	* snapshot-README: Use F77 front end instead of G77 language.

2003-06-17  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (build_tarfile): Build .bz2 files instead of .gz files.
	(build_bz2): Rename to build_gzip and create .gz files from .bz2
	files instead of the other way around.
	(build_gzip): New function.
	(build_diffs): Build .bz2 files instead of .gz files.
	(build_diff): Use .bz2 files instead of .gz files.
	Make an error message independent of the compression format.
	(MODE_BZIP2): Rename to MODE_GZIP.  Related changes to the
	invocation of this script.
	(MODE_GZIP): New variable.
	(OLD_TARS): Use .bz2 archive of the previous snapshot.

2003-06-14  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* snapshot-README: Use GCC instead of gcc, C++ front end instead of
	g++ language, and note that Java includes a run time.
	* snapshot.index.html: Ditto.

2003-06-10  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (build_diff): Properly use ${TAR} instead of
	hard-coded tar.

2003-05-28  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* snapshot-index.html: Refer to .bz2 files instead of .gz files.
	Simplify the note on not using unannounced snapshots.

2003-05-28  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* snapshot-README: Refer to .bz2 files instead of .gz files.
	Add a note on where to find the diff files.
	Simplify the note on not using unannounced snapshots.
	Remove documentation of the gcc_latest_snapshot tag.

2003-05-27  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (build_diffs): Add diagnostics in case we cannot
	generate a specific diff file.

2003-05-24  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (build_sources): Only update ChangeLog files which
	do not yet contain the entry we are going to add.
	Fix typo in added ChangeLog entries.

2003-05-20  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (upload_files): Put diff files into a "diffs"

2003-05-18  Nathanael Nerode  <>

	* gcc_release: GNU CC -> GCC.

2003-05-12  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* gcc_release (usage): Print more detailed description of all
	command-line options.

2003-05-09  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* update_version (ADD_BRANCHES): Add, set to MAIN and
	(BRANCHES): Always consider branches given by $ADD_BRANCHES.

2003-05-04  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* update_version (textstring_FILES): Only version.c needs to be
	updated, now that we do not consider older branches any more.

2003-05-02  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* update_version (IGNORE_BRANCHES): Add.
	(BRANCHES): Do not consider branches matching $IGNORE_BRANCHES.

2003-05-02  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* update_version: Add a trace of which branch we are currently
	working on.

2002-12-16  Mark Mitchell  <>

	* gcc_release: Make snapshots from the GCC 3.3 branch.
	* snapshot-README: Update.

2002-09-23  Zack Weinberg  <>

	* update_version: Do not check in files which are unchanged.
	* gcc_release: Only update the version in gcc/version.c.

2002-09-17  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs (MANUALS): Add fastjar.

2002-09-08  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* gcc_release: Make snapshots come from the mainline.
	* snapshot-README: Update.

2002-08-28  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs: Remove support for generating g77_news.html and
	* update_web_docs_old: Likewise.  Remove support for generating

2002-07-28  Andreas Jaeger  <>

	* gcc_release: Update comment.

	* snapshot-README: Snapshots are taken from GCC 3.2 branch.

2002-07-28  Mark Mitchell  <>

	* gcc_release: Use the 3.2 branch for snapshots.

2002-05-31  Florian Weimer  <>

	* update_web_docs (MANUALS): Include various flavours of the GNAT
	User Guide.

2002-05-27  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_version (textstring_FILES): Change gcc/ada/ to

2002-05-26  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* gcc_release: Add gcc/ada/ to list of files in which
	release status is updated.
	* update_version (textstring_FILES): Add gcc/ada/

2002-05-21  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* gcc_release: Do upload files when local.

	* snapshot-README, snapshot-index.html: Remove chill.

2002-05-08  Mark Mitchell  <>

	* gcc_release: Correct upload handling.

2002-04-22  Mark Mitchell  <>

	* gcc_release (build_diffs): Remove reference to Chill.

2002-04-21  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs (MANUALS): Remove chill.  Add gnat_rm.

2002-04-19  Kelley R. Cook (

	* gcc_release: Set TZ to UTC0.

2002-04-15  Mark Mitchell  <>

	* gcc_release (build_tarfiles): Do not build Chill tarfiles.
	(CHILL_DIRS): Remove.

2002-03-10  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* gcc_release: Build diffs for ada and chill.  Make "bzip2" a new
	major mode.

2002-03-06  Phil Edwards  <>

	* update_version:  Don't indent the version string.

2002-03-05  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* snapshot-README: Note that snapshots come from the 3.1 branch.
	Update list of files.

2002-03-03  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* gcc_release: Make snapshots come from the 3.1 branch.

2002-02-25  Mark Mitchell  <>

	* update_version: Automatically update version files on all
	* crontab: Only invoke update_version once.

2002-02-23  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* gcc_release: Revert change to -p interface.  Allow for local and
	remote cases in creating directories.  Give an error if -p
	argument names a directory.

2002-02-21  Mark Mitchell  <>

	* gcc_release: Correct handling of diff-generation.  Add
	"diffs" major mode.

2002-02-08  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* gcc_release: Substitute dates in snapshot-README and
	snapshot-index.html files rather than directly using the old files
	on the FTP site.  Set QMAILHOST.

2002-02-08  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* snapshot-index.html: Improve markup.

2002-01-29  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* snapshot-README, snapshot-index.html: Use expressions such as
	@DATE@ rather than hardcoded dates.

	* snapshot-README, snapshot-index.html: New files.

2002-01-06  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* update_web_docs (contrib_file): Remove.
	Also removing special handling of thanks.html.

2001-12-17  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs: Use makeinfo --html instead of texi2html.
	Remove support for pre-3.1 GCC versions.  Build online docs for
	gccint manual.

2001-12-17  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs_old: Copy from update_web_docs.  Add comment
	that this is for GCC 3.0.x and earlier versions.

2001-11-19  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* gcc_release: Add /usr/local/bin to path when local.

2001-11-06  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs: Set SOURCEDIR so that install manual can be
	found when running install.texi2html.

	* gcc_release: Don't require a username if running locally.

2001-11-05  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs: Eliminate warnings about keeping files from web
	page preprocessing.

	* update_web_docs: Allow for the same file name in different

2001-10-29  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs: Generate libiberty and gnat-style manuals.

2001-10-24  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* gcc_release: Build snapshots from mainline.  Generate Ada and
	Chill tarballs.  Correct error check when building diffs.  Check
	for errors when building bzip2 files.
	* crontab: Use /sourceware/snapshot-tmp for building snapshots.

2001-10-08  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* crontab: Build weekly snapshots.

	* gcc_release: Copy from 3.0 branch.  Add support for building the
	weekly snapshots on

2001-08-28  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs: Also check out texinfo.tex from

2001-08-06  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* update_web_docs (PREPROCESS): Rename to WWWPREPROCESS.
	Preprocess the entire web site, not just the install docs.

2001-06-25  Phil Edwards  <>

	* update_version:  Add command-line argument capability, also
	bump version for libstdc++-v3, and exit with the return code from
	the cvs commit.
	* crontab:  Call update_version with arguments instead of
	calling update_branch_version.
	* update_branch_version:  Remove.

2001-06-08  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	* update_web_docs: Only update the install documentation for the

2001-06-07  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs, doc_exclude: Check out files that may be in the
	Attic.  Check out texinfo.tex.  Don't generate anything from
	c-tree.texi.  Generate PostScript output from manuals.

2001-06-04  Gerald Pfeifer  <>

	Fix a comment and add another one.
	Generate the installation documentation in HTML format from

2001-05-03  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs: Don't generate HTML from gxxint.texi.  Don't
	run texi2html on manuals that aren't present.

2001-03-18  Phil Edwards  <>

	* update_web_docs_libstdcxx:  New script.
	* crontab:  Call said script.

2001-03-18  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_version, update_branch_version: Check out with gcc
	directory instead of using egcs link.

2001-03-17  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs: Don't strip leading -r from argument following
	-r, or leading -d from argument following -d.  Bug pointed out by
	Matt Kraai.

	* update_web_docs: Handle -r and -d options to generate docs for a
	release or branch in a subdirectory.  Determine names of G77 news
	and bugs files and contributors file after updated docs have been
	installed, not before.  Don't remove files from a subdirectory.
	Don't generate manuals for gcov (included in the GCC manual) or
	iostream (obsolete).  Do generate manuals for cppinternals, gcj
	and porting.  Update regular expressions for detecting whether
	files have really changed when regenerated.

2001-03-15  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* update_web_docs: Use /usr/local/bin/texi2html rather than
	gccadmin's local copy.

2001-03-10  Joseph S. Myers  <>

	* crontab, doc_exclude, update_branch_version, update_version,
	update_web_docs: New files (as currently used by gccadmin).
	* README: New file.