RFC: JEP JDK-8208089: Implement C++14 Language Features

Martijn Verburg martijnverburg at gmail.com
Thu Oct 4 08:57:43 UTC 2018

Hi Kim,

I like this initiative.  I'm wondering if some of these rules can be easily
codified or written into a jcheck style checker (ccheck?) so that Authors
can adhere to the conventions and not rely on a Human review to pick out
where that convention isn't met.


On Wed, 3 Oct 2018 at 20:13, Kim Barrett <kim.barrett at oracle.com> wrote:

> I've submitted a JEP for
> (1) enabling the use of C++14 Language Features when building the JDK,
> (2) define a process for deciding and documenting which new features
> can be used or are forbidden in HotSpot code,
> (3) provide an initial list of permitted and forbidden new features.
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8208089

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