[wwwdocs,committed] OpenACC + AMD GCN entry for gcc-10/changes.html

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Tobias Burnus Feb. 24, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
Hi all,

I have committed a quip for OpenACC and AMD GCN. Comments and 
suggestions are welcome. Thanks for Andrew and Sandra for comments on an 
early draft.

Tobias

PS: The linked OpenACC wiki page is unfortunately not yet fully up to date…

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Tobias Burnus Feb. 24, 2020, 10:30 a.m. | #1
… and fixing the syntax error (duplicated </li>).

Tobias
commit 8c721971af041d5df125d83df5a5b2d1390d77ac
Author: Tobias Burnus <tobias@codesourcery.com>
Date:   Mon Feb 24 11:28:31 2020 +0100

    htdocs/gcc-10/changes.html – fix syntax

diff --git a/htdocs/gcc-10/changes.html b/htdocs/gcc-10/changes.html
index 83b1f071..53d0ca08 100644
--- a/htdocs/gcc-10/changes.html
+++ b/htdocs/gcc-10/changes.html
@@ -158,7 +158,7 @@ a work-in-progress.</p>
     <a href="https://gcc.gnu.org/wiki/Offloading">offloading</a> to AMD Radeon
     (GCN) GPUs; supported are the third-generation Fiji (<code>fiji</code>)
     and the fifth-generation VEGA 10/VEGA 20 (<code>gfx900</code> or
-    <code>gfx906</code>).</li>
+    <code>gfx906</code>).
   </li>
 </ul>

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commit 8c9fba2f83ef9bdace2fb6288f555c78949adfb6
Author: Tobias Burnus <tobias@codesourcery.com>
Date:   Mon Feb 24 10:29:11 2020 +0100

    OpenACC + AMD GCN entry for gcc-10/changes.html

diff --git a/htdocs/gcc-10/changes.html b/htdocs/gcc-10/changes.html
index 2920714a..83b1f071 100644
--- a/htdocs/gcc-10/changes.html
+++ b/htdocs/gcc-10/changes.html
@@ -142,7 +142,25 @@  a work-in-progress.</p>
   </li>
 </ul>
 <!-- .................................................................. -->
-<h2 id="languages">New Languages and Language specific improvements</h2>
+<h2 id="languages">New Languages and Language-Specific Improvements</h2>
+
+<ul>
+  <li>
+    Version 2.6 of the <a href="https://www.openacc.org/">OpenACC</a>
+    specification is now supported in the C, C++ and Fortran compilers.
+    See the <a href="https://gcc.gnu.org/wiki/OpenACC#status-10">implementation
+    status</a> section on the OpenACC wiki page and the
+    <a href="https://gcc.gnu.org/onlinedocs/libgomp/#toc-Enabling-OpenACC-1">
+    run-time library documentation</a> for further information.
+  </li>
+  <li>
+    OpenMP and OpenACC now support
+    <a href="https://gcc.gnu.org/wiki/Offloading">offloading</a> to AMD Radeon
+    (GCN) GPUs; supported are the third-generation Fiji (<code>fiji</code>)
+    and the fifth-generation VEGA 10/VEGA 20 (<code>gfx900</code> or
+    <code>gfx906</code>).</li>
+  </li>
+</ul>
 
 <!-- <h3 id="ada">Ada</h3> -->
 
@@ -533,6 +551,12 @@  a work-in-progress.</p>
   </li>
 </ul>
 
+<h3 id="amdgcn">AMD Radeon (GCN)</h3>
+<ul>
+  <li>The code generation and in particular the vectorization support has been
+  much improved.</li>
+</ul>
+
 <!-- <h3 id="arc">ARC</h3> -->
 
 <h3 id="arm">arm</h3>