[erlang-patches] compile: asm and core options

Tuncer Ayaz <>
Fri Dec 13 14:08:57 CET 2013


On 12/13/13, Björn Gustavsson <> wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 11, 2013 at 12:17 PM, Tuncer Ayaz wrote:
>
>> On 12/10/13, Henrik Nord wrote:
>> > Hi
>> >
>> > Sending this for review but: squash the commits or make 2, one
>> > for core and one for asm , and write a proper commit message.
>>
>> Done, please re-fetch.
>>
>>
> I and Björn-Egil discussed the options. We see no reason to have two
> names for the same option. So we suggest:

I agree.

> Remove the documentation for 'asm' and 'core', but retain the
> implementation for 'asm' and 'core'.

So, you're suggesting to
* _only_ document 'from_asm' and 'from_core' and un-document 'asm'
* implement 'core' -> 'from_core' mapping

Is that correct?

Wouldn't it make more sense to _not_ implement 'core' and deprecate 'asm'?


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