Usage of C++ features
christian.thalinger at oracle.com
Thu Feb 6 17:07:42 PST 2014
On Feb 6, 2014, at 12:28 PM, Igor Veresov <igor.veresov at oracle.com> wrote:
> Definitely there are talks about this.
> More templates, exceptions
> , and if we’re lucky with our own set of compilers - STL.
> On Feb 6, 2014, at 2:33 AM, Lindenmaier, Goetz <goetz.lindenmaier at sap.com> wrote:
>> wrt. our (SAPs) various ports which are running on old machines, built
>> with old compilers for compatibility, I would like to find out about
>> the OpenJDK policy regarding 'real' C++ features.
>> Recently, we found increasing usage of C++ features.
>> - 'throw()' in nmethod operator new
>> - usage of namespace std::
>> - template template parameters in binaryTreeDictionary.hpp|cpp
>> We would like to know whether you are planning to increase the
>> usage of C++ or even use C++11 features. Or, whether you are planning
>> to keep the policy to avoid C++ features that caused problems to
>> compilers in the past.
>> Best regards,
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