Commit 403ead65 authored by Brad King's avatar Brad King

Document CMAKE_<LANG>_COMPILER_(ID|VERSION) values

These values are now available almost everywhere and are tested.
Document them for general use and list possible ID values.
parent 8be51f66
......@@ -1391,8 +1391,30 @@ void cmDocumentVariables::DefineVariables(cmake* cm)
cm->DefineProperty
("CMAKE_<LANG>_COMPILER_ID", cmProperty::VARIABLE,
"An internal variable subject to change.",
"This is used in determining the compiler and is subject to change.",
"Compiler identification string.",
"A short string unique to the compiler vendor. "
"Possible values include:\n"
" Absoft = Absoft Fortran (absoft.com)\n"
" ADSP = Analog VisualDSP++ (analog.com)\n"
" Clang = LLVM Clang (clang.llvm.org)\n"
" Cray = Cray Compiler (cray.com)\n"
" Embarcadero, Borland = Embarcadero (embarcadero.com)\n"
" G95 = G95 Fortran (g95.org)\n"
" GNU = GNU Compiler Collection (gcc.gnu.org)\n"
" HP = Hewlett-Packard Compiler (hp.com)\n"
" Intel = Intel Compiler (intel.com)\n"
" MIPSpro = SGI MIPSpro (sgi.com)\n"
" MSVC = Microsoft Visual Studio (microsoft.com)\n"
" PGI = The Portland Group (pgroup.com)\n"
" PathScale = PathScale (pathscale.com)\n"
" SDCC = Small Device C Compiler (sdcc.sourceforge.net)\n"
" SunPro = Oracle Solaris Studio (oracle.com)\n"
" TI_DSP = Texas Instruments (ti.com)\n"
" TinyCC = Tiny C Compiler (tinycc.org)\n"
" Watcom = Open Watcom (openwatcom.org)\n"
" XL, VisualAge, zOS = IBM XL (ibm.com)\n"
"This variable is not guaranteed to be defined for all "
"compilers or languages.",
false,
"Variables for Languages");
......@@ -1412,10 +1434,10 @@ void cmDocumentVariables::DefineVariables(cmake* cm)
cm->DefineProperty
("CMAKE_<LANG>_COMPILER_VERSION", cmProperty::VARIABLE,
"An internal variable subject to change.",
"Compiler version string.",
"Compiler version in major[.minor[.patch[.tweak]]] format. "
"This variable is reserved for internal use by CMake and is not "
"guaranteed to be set.",
"This variable is not guaranteed to be defined for all "
"compilers or languages.",
false,
"Variables for Languages");
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