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Re: Go C++ only
On 09/01/2016 07:07 PM, Simon Marchi wrote:
> Are there some guidelines about which C++ features we can use or not?
I think the biggest guideline so far is that people still want to build
gdb on systems with compilers that predate C++11, so we're stuck with
C++03 for the moment.
> Perhaps some precisions about the coding style, for C++-specific
> constructs (e.g. initializer lists).
List initialization is C++11, so it's out, at least for now.
> I suppose we'll end up copying
> what GCC does for the most part, but it should be clear.
Right, the proposal is to follow GCC's conventions:
Naturally we'll need to update the coding standards
pages to mention C++ and point at that: