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Subject: Re: [boost] [config] std::unique_ptr, std::ref detection?
From: Stewart, Robert (Robert.Stewart_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-03-01 13:39:40

Marshall Clow wrote:
> On Mar 1, 2012, at 9:53 AM, John Maddock wrote:
> >> BOOST_NO_0X_HDR_FUNCTIONAL - std lib doesn't have a
> >> complete implementation of <functional>, MSVC and
> >> gcc/libstdc++ seem to have added all the new
> >> features here on mass, so this seems reasonable.
> >> BOOST_NO_0X_SMART_PTR - no shared_ptr and unique_ptr.
> >> BOOST_NO_0X_ATOMIC_SMART_PTR - no atomic operations on
> >> smart pointers.
> >> BOOST_NO_0X_ALLOCATOR - no C++0x allocator support
> >> (allocator_traits etc).
> >
> >> 0x? Shouldn't it be 11 by now?
> >
> > Um, yes, it's just that we have all these 0X macros already
> > and I'd like to be consistent with existing practice, and
> > don't much fancy changing all the existing ones...
> Searching for "BOOST_NO_0X" finds about 500 matches in 87
> files, almost all in boost/config and libs/config (in fact,
> most are in libs/config/test).
> If people think this is a good idea, and no one else wants to
> do it, I can do it this weekend.

I think it is a very good idea to switch to 11, though it should probably be "CPP11" or "CXX11". (Sound familiar?)

Rob Stewart robert.stewart_at_[hidden]
Software Engineer using std::disclaimer;
Dev Tools & Components
Susquehanna International Group, LLP


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