From: Aaron W. LaFramboise (aaronrabiddog51_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-11-17 22:17:37
David Abrahams wrote:
> "Thorsten Ottosen" <nesotto_at_[hidden]> writes:
>>Here's my take on it: a compiler is allowed to a remove any copy operations as
>>long as the programs observed behavior is the
>>same. AFAICT, copying (or assigning) a vector<int> (compared to not doing it)
>>will never change the observed behavior.
> You're kidding, right? I doubt very much that the compiler can
> legitimately decide that side effects on the memory subsystem due to
> allocation are not observable.
This came up on the GCC lists a while back
Aaron W. LaFramboise
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