[cfe-commits] r159987 - /cfe/trunk/docs/JSONCompilationDatabase.html

Manuel Klimek klimek at google.com
Tue Jul 10 01:05:54 PDT 2012

Author: klimek
Date: Tue Jul 10 03:05:54 2012
New Revision: 159987

URL: http://llvm.org/viewvc/llvm-project?rev=159987&view=rev
Update the docs with specifics about escaping of compile commands.


Modified: cfe/trunk/docs/JSONCompilationDatabase.html
URL: http://llvm.org/viewvc/llvm-project/cfe/trunk/docs/JSONCompilationDatabase.html?rev=159987&r1=159986&r2=159987&view=diff
--- cfe/trunk/docs/JSONCompilationDatabase.html (original)
+++ cfe/trunk/docs/JSONCompilationDatabase.html Tue Jul 10 03:05:54 2012
@@ -71,7 +71,9 @@
 compiled with different configurations.</li>
 <li><b>command:</b> The compile command executed. After JSON unescaping, this must
 be a valid command to rerun the exact compilation step for the translation unit in
-the environment the build system uses.</li>
+the environment the build system uses. Parameters use shell quoting and shell escaping
+of quotes, with '"' and '\' being the only special characters. Shell expansion is
+not supported.</li>

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