Commit 9dff5d9a authored by Brad King's avatar Brad King
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Merge branch 'de-deprecate-CMakeForceCompiler' into release

parents 229a5bc9 beaa4fa5
......@@ -159,9 +159,6 @@ Other
Deprecated and Removed Features
===============================
* The :module:`CMakeForceCompiler` module and its macros are now deprecated.
See module documentation for an explanation.
* The :manual:`cmake(1)` ``-E time`` command now properly passes arguments
with spaces or special characters through to the child process. This
may break scripts that worked around the bug with their own extra
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......@@ -2,7 +2,9 @@
# CMakeForceCompiler
# ------------------
#
# Deprecated. Do not use.
# Discouraged. Avoid using this module if possible. It will be deprecated
# by a future version of CMake once alternatives have been provided for all
# toolchain file use cases.
#
# The macros provided by this module were once intended for use by
# cross-compiling toolchain files when CMake was not able to automatically
......@@ -12,6 +14,12 @@
# CMake detects from a compiler is now too extensive to be provided by
# toolchain files using these macros.
#
# The only known remaining use case for these macros is to write toolchain
# files for cross-compilers that cannot link binaries without special flags or
# custom linker scripts. These macros cause CMake to skip checks it normally
# performs as part of enabling a language and introspecting the toolchain.
# However, skipping these checks may limit some generation functionality.
#
# -------------------------------------------------------------------------
#
# Macro CMAKE_FORCE_C_COMPILER has the following signature:
......@@ -70,8 +78,6 @@
# License text for the above reference.)
macro(CMAKE_FORCE_C_COMPILER compiler id)
message(DEPRECATION "The CMAKE_FORCE_C_COMPILER macro is deprecated. "
"Instead just set CMAKE_C_COMPILER and allow CMake to identify the compiler.")
set(CMAKE_C_COMPILER "${compiler}")
set(CMAKE_C_COMPILER_ID_RUN TRUE)
set(CMAKE_C_COMPILER_ID ${id})
......@@ -84,8 +90,6 @@ macro(CMAKE_FORCE_C_COMPILER compiler id)
endmacro()
macro(CMAKE_FORCE_CXX_COMPILER compiler id)
message(DEPRECATION "The CMAKE_FORCE_CXX_COMPILER macro is deprecated. "
"Instead just set CMAKE_CXX_COMPILER and allow CMake to identify the compiler.")
set(CMAKE_CXX_COMPILER "${compiler}")
set(CMAKE_CXX_COMPILER_ID_RUN TRUE)
set(CMAKE_CXX_COMPILER_ID ${id})
......@@ -98,8 +102,6 @@ macro(CMAKE_FORCE_CXX_COMPILER compiler id)
endmacro()
macro(CMAKE_FORCE_Fortran_COMPILER compiler id)
message(DEPRECATION "The CMAKE_FORCE_Fortran_COMPILER macro is deprecated. "
"Instead just set CMAKE_Fortran_COMPILER and allow CMake to identify the compiler.")
set(CMAKE_Fortran_COMPILER "${compiler}")
set(CMAKE_Fortran_COMPILER_ID_RUN TRUE)
set(CMAKE_Fortran_COMPILER_ID ${id})
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