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Re: First go at adding GCC_VERSIONS_ACCEPTED support
On Thu, Oct 15, 2015 at 08:38:22AM -0400, Greg Troxel wrote:
> Thomas Klausner <wiz%NetBSD.org@localhost> writes:
> > I'd like to introduce a different point in the discussion.
> > I usually don't care about compiler versions, but about compiler
> > features.
> > So I'd be more interested in a way to say:
> > I want c99/c++03/c++11/c++whatever
> > than specifying compiler versions.
> That's a fair point. We have c99 in USE_LANGUAGES. But we also have
> c++, and that's a bug, because c++ is a family of languages, not a
So is "c", "c++" is not really different.
> Your point doesn't get us out of the fundamental difficulty that it is
> unsound to mix c++ compilers. Perhaps we need to just define that
> USE_LANGUAGES=c++ means c++11 and force a c++11-compatible compiler (gcc
I don't think we are at the point where the majority of all C++ code in
pkgsrc is C++11 by far.
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