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Re: [sc-dev] c++11 in sc



On 03/01/2013, at 14:03, Tim Blechmann <tim@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> I guess the crucial question is whether it would make life hard for
>> any mac folks.
> 
> i've asked the llvm people on irc, who mentioned that for 10.6 we might
> have to ship our own libc++, for >=10.7 they should be fine ... but
> there is always 3.6, which will run on older versions ... however
> building libc++ doesn't seem to be hard [1] ... in a way, i doubt that
> apple updates their toolchain for 10.6, as of course they have an
> interest that people buy their newest kitten ...
> 
> otoh, it really simplifies a lot of code as we can throw away a lot of
> platform-specific code ...

personally i'd be interested in 10.6 compatibility, so if it works with a custom libc++ that would be great. i'm in favor of c++11 for a cleaner codebase.

btw, is there a good intro to the new standard?

sk


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