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Subject: Re: [boost] [exception] warnings on top of trunk
From: Daniel James (dnljms_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-05-23 13:06:55

On 23 May 2011 16:44, Bryce Lelbach <blelbach_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> p.ptr is a shared_ptr to an exception_detail::clone_base. rethrow() is a pure
> virtual function. Therefore, there is no gurantee that rethrow() won't exit,
> and if it does, then rethrow_exception will exit, which could be catastrophic.

Since the class is in a detail namespace, user code shouldn't inherit
from it. So as long as the user follows our conventions, we can
guarantee that it exits. And if the user doesn't, it's their

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