[J3] USE statement – wish: permit specifying additionally the access-spec

Tobias Burnus burnus at net-b.de
Fri Nov 15 11:32:18 EST 2019

Hi Bill,

I had missed this addition of Fortran 2018; Fortran 2008 didn't allow it.*

I still believe that a use-stmt with access-spec is more readable than 
use-stmt + access-stmt, but I agree that the functionality is already 
covered. Hence, I think one should still (re)consider it – but with low 



* As gfortran doesn't support it, I filled https://gcc.gnu.org/PR92533

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