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From: Greg Colvin (gcolvin_at_[hidden])
Date: 2000-04-07 12:11:39

> --- In boost_at_[hidden], "Greg Colvin" <gcolvin_at_u...> wrote:
> > Perhaps then you should be lobbying for C++
> > to have finally blocks.
> Sorry for the out of topic question... Is there a movement to
> introduce finally clause into C++? I am a strong supporter of
> finally,
> so you'll do me a big favour if you can point me in the right
> direction.

I don't know of any "movement". I find finally blocks
essential in Java programming, where there is no stack
allocation of objects and you can't count on finalizers
ever being called. For C++ it is not nearly so important.

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