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From: Tom Tromey <>
To: Nick Clifton via Gdb-patches <>
	 Nick Clifton <>
Subject: Re: RFC: Top level configure: Require a minimum version 6.8 texinfo
Date: Tue, 29 Aug 2023 11:07:32 -0600	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <> (Nick Clifton via Gdb-patches's message of "Tue, 29 Aug 2023 16:21:44 +0100")

>>>>> "Nick" == Nick Clifton via Gdb-patches <> writes:

Nick>   The reason for the change is that the bfd documentation now needs at
Nick>   least version 6.8 in order to build[1][2].

Sorry about this.  It was fallout from my patch.

However, GDB has used this same one-argument @node syntax for a long
time without any complaint.  Like, python.texi has used this since at
least 2014.

So, if makeinfo 6.8 is really needed by BFD, then I think it must be for
some other reason.


  parent reply	other threads:[~2023-08-29 17:55 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2023-08-29 15:21 Nick Clifton
2023-08-29 15:45 ` Jakub Jelinek
2023-08-29 15:50   ` YunQiang Su
2023-08-29 16:09     ` Fangrui Song
2023-08-29 16:01   ` Eli Zaretskii
2023-08-29 16:09     ` Xi Ruoyao
2023-08-29 17:07 ` Tom Tromey [this message]
2023-08-30  2:53 ` Eric Gallager
2023-08-30 20:28   ` Tom Tromey

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